Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Keeping A Baby Calm

How To Calm Down Your Baby

There’s nothing like a good head rub! This baby seems to have discovered the joys of a good scalp massage pretty early in life. READ MORE

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  • Metamorphosis of Motherhood, pt. 2

    In Tuesday’s post, I shared with you how I struggled to come to terms with the true sacrifices of motherhood. My determination to stock-up on baby supplies during my first pregnancy proved how ill-equipped I was for the job at hand. I wen...

  • Procrastination Tactics… Check Your Boobs.

    Add a potentially lifesaving tactic to your procrastination repertoire – CHECK YOUR BOOBS!...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - My First Mother's Day

    My First Mother’s Day

    I had just had my first child in November and I looked forward to my first Mother’s Day like a young child anticipates Christmas morning the first year they really understand that concept of Santa and gifts....Read More
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  • The Foolproof Guide To Acing The New School Year!

    Back to school used to be words I loved to hear. Now that my oldest two are off to eighth grade, my middle two are (gasp) fourth graders and my baby is already a first grader, I am...

  • Demystifying Tamales

    My first tamale initiation happened in 2003, when I met a friend in Colorado who could make tamales in her sleep, blindfolded. Her name was Candelaria, and she happened to be from the same state in Mexico my husband was from, Dolores Hidalg...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Movies To Watch With Your Mom
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    Top 5 Movies To Watch With Your Mom

    Mother’s day is here! If you’re looking for a laid-back way to spend quality time with your mom, pop some popcorn, get comfy on the couch, then download the following movies and have the best Mother’s Day marathon ever. READ MORE

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  • Motherhood Means Saying Goodbye To Traveling Light

    Not being able to leave the house empty handed is one of those less-pleasant realities of mother-hood. Granted, now that my children are both school aged — out of diapers and self ambulatory — we travel a bit lighter. Except for...

  • WTF? Technology And Your Kids

    For this week’s “WTF?” video question, Felicity Huffman brings up the topic of kids and technology. It seems like every day there’s a new smartphone, app or social network being developed, and this is still fairly ne...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - What's The Most Shocking Thing Your Kids Don't Know About You?

    What’s The Most Shocking Thing Your Kids Don’t Know About You?

    Jimmy Kimmel never disappoints. This Mother’s Day, he’s asking mothers on Hollywood boulevard the most shocking thing their kids don’t know about them. We can’t tell if their answers or their kids’ reactions were better.  READ MORE

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    Puff the F*cking Magic Dragon (and Other Monsters of Mothering)

    I’ve got two stories, I wish were fiction, that I want to share with you this month. They are separated by ten years and nestled among many other similar stories; but these two stand out as: (1) amusing, (2) cautionary...Read More
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  • Jorge and Alexa Sing “Home”

    This adorable cover song of “Home” by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros will have your heart melting, no matter how many times you watch it! We invite you to take a short break and watch the cuteness overload that is Jorge an...

  • Why I Fail at Fitness

    I, like many of you, woke up January 1st believing my time to lose the flab had arrived. I meant it, too. I started walking, cutting back on seconds, sweets and booze, and even mustered the courage to do a weekly weigh-in and tape measureme...

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    10 Things I Really Want for Mother’s Day

    Recently, I’ve been dreaming about what I would really like (and not like) this Mother’s Day. The bonus? Most of my wishes are free! READ MORE

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  • Exclusive Q&A With the Cast of “This Is 40″!

    I had the tremendous pleasure of seeing a special screening of the movie This Is 40 in Los Angeles. The film is both touching and hilarious, a combination that will leave you thinking and laughing about the film after you leave the theater....

  • A Letter To A Person On Their First Day Here

    It’s hard being a person sometimes. One of our favorite Youtubers, Kid President, offers up some advice on how to be a person – an awesome person....