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The Hollywood Beauty Detective

I have been an actress in Hollywood for over twenty years. I am not a famous movie star – far from it. I’m a struggling working (and a lot of the time nonworking) actress who has experienced first-hand how one’s...Read More
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    Who the Flicka?: Elena Drake

    Who The Flicka? is an ongoing series where we spotlight our amazing contributors and make them answer our questions....

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    Friendsgiving

    There are some very valuable lessons to be learned from today’s MommyTube. Don’t ditch your friends on Thanksgiving to go to a game, water balloon beats fire, and cranberry sauce does NOT get ruined if left sitting for a few hou...

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    The Ultimate Product Recommendation List For New Moms

    As a mom, we’re constantly seeking advice, referrals, opinions, and so forth from other parents. I have scoured the internet searching for “the best _________ to use for _____.” Lately, I have had many friends become mommies and daddies and...Read More
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  • Lauren Parker-Gill

    Love Potion

    Cupid and arrows, pink and red, hearts and flowers… Valentine’s Day is just so frilly, I LOVE IT! In fact, I am endlessly bitter that I wasn’t a Valentine’s baby – I was born on the 12th. If only I had held out for 2 m...

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  • Pat Geyer

    Slow Cooking My Wife’s Purse: Beef Burgundy Recipe

    For much of my childhood I was a latchkey kid. Both parents worked, and several times every week I would come home to a note that read: Crock Pot is in the fridge. Plug in on high. Love, Mom....

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    3 Last Minute Valentine Food Ideas For Moms Who Are Lazy and Tired Like Me

    If you are thinking about what you can throw together for Valentine’s Day dinner to delight your kids — or better yet, if you have not even started thinking about it yet, here are a few quick and easy ideas. Keep...Read More
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    Karate Baby

    Move over, Karate Kid. You’ve got some new competition!...

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  • Laura Diamond

    The X-Rated Birds And The Bees

    (Names have been changed to protect the innocent, and the moderately-guilty). As much as we like to think we are our children’s best teachers, it’s the time they spend with friends that provide them with the most “education.” Case i...

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    5 Cute (And Cheap!) Mother-Daughter Date Ideas

    Remember when your kids were younger and all they wanted to do was spend time with you? And all you could think after 8 non-stop hours was “can’t I even PEE in peace??”. Flash forward a couple of years and suddenly you’re all sniffly because you can’t even buy 8 SECONDS of together time, right?

    Not me. My kids want to spend ALL their time with me and we never fight or argue. My life is awesome and you’re doing something wrong. READ MORE

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  • Kristen Bagwell

    I’d Rather Hire A Mom

    I read an article recently by a mom who was addressing the “missed chunk on her resume” — meaning, a blackout period between her last “official” job and her next one. She was talking about the period of time she took time off to h...

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    If An Adult Were Doing This, It Would Probably Be Illegal

    Watch as this baby performs death-defying stunts from the drivers seat!...

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    These Bags Sure Are Good!

    Sometimes the struggle is all too real trying to find a balance between healthy AND yummy treats our kids want to gobble up, and we don’t feel guilty about serving up. But the fine folks over at Good Bag have...Read More
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    Acting Disruptive with Felicity Huffman

    “…We took down the wife, now I think we need to take down the mother.” – Felicity Huffman Recently our very own, Felicity Huffman, spent the day with Max Lugavere – the host, co-creator, and producer of Tribeca...

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  • Sabrina Wind

    Banana Pants Crazy

    I am clearly Banana Pants Crazy. I have just registered for Vineman 70.3, a half-ironman race on July 14, 2013. A half-Ironman is a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile bike, and a 13.1 mile run. Clearly - Banana Pants Crazy. But I think everyone shou...

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    A Night At The Museum

    Last Thursday, I had the incredible opportunity to visit New York City for a prescreening at the 20th Century Fox building of the Night at the Museum 3: Secret of the Tomb (in theaters 12/19), and interviews with a few...Read More
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    RECIPE: Chocolate Orange Cheesecake Brownies

    These chocolate orange cheesecake brownies look and taste pretty great....

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  • Marie Bollman

    A Response To The Motivational Sayings On My Tampons

    Fair Warning: This post contains talk about lady things. Specifically periods, tampons, and PMS. So if you’re my dad, or any other male who has difficulty with the female reality, it might be best to sit this one out. If you are like me...

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