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Kids & Toeing The Line

If I were to draw a line of chalk on the floor and tell my daughter not to step over it, she would spend the next hour and a half teetering on one leg like a lopsided flamingo, balancing her...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...

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    10 Things We Still Love As Adults (That We Probably Shouldn’t)

    The day you become a mom is the day that you  transition into becoming a bona fide adult. We’re supposed to embrace responsibility and let go of the things that kept us mired in our own childhoods. But those things...Read More
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  • Felicity Huffman

    My Sweet Spot

    My Mother, who had eight children, loved reading; more specifically she loved reading in bed with a cup of tea. If her door was closed, you didn’t open it, you didn’t knock, you didn’t even play outside that door, because Mom was in h...

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  • Things I Learned From A Corn Maze

    The boys begged me to take them to a local farm that has some fun attractions, including a corn maze. So one morning we hopped in the van and took off in hopes of high adventure in a corn field. We were not disappointed....

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    The Super Bowl Ticket Suprise That Will Make You Cry

    Mike Harris decided to give his Seahawks superfan mom the surprise of a lifetime. READ MORE

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  • Where’s Home for the Holidays When You’re Divorced?

    When my first marriage ended, the day before Thanksgiving in 2003, I took a deep breath upon returning from court and began meal preparations for my first major holiday on my own. I set myself (and my raw nerves) to the comforting task of m...

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    Recipe: Tuscan-Style Flank Steak

    Want a new recipe for dinner or your next cookout? Try out this flavorful steak! ...

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    Elle Davis

    10 Reasons Pregnancy Sucks… And Then It Doesn’t… and then it does… And Then You Just Want That Baby Out.

    Pregnancy is such a magical time. You start growing and growing and getting bigger and bigger. There’s some pretty wicked hormones running through your body that makes you cry over a candy commercial. Not just some crying with a light case of the sniffles… it’s the ugly cry.

    And before you leave the house, you’re a bathroom ninja and you check to see where the bathrooms are in the vicinity of where you’re going. I’ve already written about some things I experienced in the days and weeks following my daughter’s birth. Now, it’s time to tackle pregnancy. READ MORE

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    TV Mom Tuesday: First Day Of School

    Lorelai Gilmore’s got the back-to-school blues in this TV Mom Tuesday clip! To celebrate the start of school, we thought this would be the perfect video to share today. (Hopefully it doesn’t...

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  • Lauren Parker-Gill

    Red, White, and Blue Cocktail Recipes

    Happy 4th of July! This is a day to celebrate our freedom and independence with family, friends, good food and great cocktails. And this cocktail involves a party in your mouth; or, more accurately, your cocktail glass rimmed in Pop Rocks. ...

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    (Mostly Westside) Preschools

    When the “Wee Village Preschool” accepted my 3 yr old Henry, I thought that I had found my people. They had teachers with sunny faces and happy voices. It had a sort of hippy feeling to it. There were woodchips in the sandbox instead of...

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    RECIPE: Delicious Chicken Croissant Rolls

    Check out this easy how-to video recipe for chicken croissant rolls!...

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    Kristen Bagwell

    When You Can’t Meet Your Daycare’s High Standards: A Mom’s Rebuttal

    Dear Busy Busy Day Care,

    We started my son in your toddler program last month and I truly, honestly, love the program.

    However.

    I am starting to think this center is run by either Overachievers Anonymous or BoredDayCareStaffers.com. Every single week, the students have at least one assignment, if not two. You do realize the parents have to actually handle these requests, right? Oh and kudos to you for being relentless in making sure we meet your goals. READ MORE

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  • Elle Davis

    My Bells Rolled Off the Stage

    When I was younger and living in Small Town, USA, my grammar school would have a Christmas Pagent for each grade from K-6. It was quite an event in my small town and we would have it in a big auditorium. My grandfather’s wife would always...

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