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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - You Can't Always Get What You Want

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

I’ve spent the last 45 days, give or take, complaining. Bitching. Griping. Moping. In a serious wave of funk. And it’s time to stop. Since my friends are far too kind to tell me to “Get over yourself, you idiot,”...Read More
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    We recently celebrated a milestone at BadAssMama Central. My baby boy turned 4! This was a particularly awesome birthday because for the first time, Victor seemed to grasp the fact that the day was all about him. When we got to school that ...

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  • DIY Summer Beach Bash

    We’ve done all the work for you – bring the beach to your backyard with this collection of everything you need to throw the ultimate beach bash! ...

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  • Complaints

    My Open Letter (To Costco)

    Lately there have been lots of “open letters” in the media. I guess the idea is to write a letter and then post it to Twitter, Facebook, etc. so it is “open” to the general public. Well, here is my...Read More
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  • Our New Mom Anthem: “I’m Not Fancy”

    It’s like it was written just for us....

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  • I Would Do Anything for Love, but I Won’t Do That

    Am I a good wife? I like to think so. I take care of the house and kids while my husband works hard at the office. We’re a good team. We work well together. If he needs me to pick up his dry cleaning, I got it. If he wants steak for d...

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  • Mommytube

    Wait For It….

    Mom’s reaction is definitely the best part of this video.  READ MORE

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    Youngsters

    5 Reasons I’m Unqualified To Teach My Preschooler About Her Private Parts

    I recently read a blog post about how important it is to teach toddlers about their body parts. Apparently, simply knowing the correct words for male and female genitals deters predators who know that these children will be more able...Read More
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  • Fall Etsy Find—KootieZ

    As the temperature drops up north, I’m desperate to find quality corduroy pants that are not “skinny” or “matchstick.” I know both these styles are considered both cute and fashionable when done in miniature, however, my two beaut...

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  • What Women REALLY Think About At The Office

    Pie charts? Reports? Not quite. Our office thoughts are more along the lines of “did I feed the kids this morning” or “I’ll just read two more blog posts and then get back to work.”...

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  • Mommytube

    This Might Be The Best Father-Daughter Dance Off Ever

    What do you do when Mom leaves for the weekend? Make a hilariously adorable dance video, of course.  READ MORE

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  • Father Daughter Fancy Lip Dub

    Good news for anyone who’s tired of “Let it Go” … it looks like the internet has moved on to new songs!...

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  • You’ll Love What This Father Did For His Daughter

    What do you do when your daughter makes up a dance routine and wants you to learn it?...

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  • Marriage
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Reflections on a 20 Year Marriage
    Angela Keck

    13 Pieces of Wisdom From 20 Years of Marriage

    Today my husband and I celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. Looking back over the last twenty years I have a mixture of emotions. On one hand it feels like I literally blinked and twenty years flew by. It feels like we are still young newlyweds waiting for or real life to start. On the other hand I look around our home and see that is obviously not the case! We are definitely twenty years older, and sometimes we may feel twenty years wiser! Our marriage has produced two amazing children and if we both leave this earth tomorrow and they are our only legacy then we did okay by this world. READ MORE

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  • Is Comparison The Thief of Your Joy Too?

    “Comparison Is the Thief of Joy.” – Theodore Roosevelt said that. “Just Put Your Blinders On, Mama.” – I said that. I’ll be completely honest. I have a tendency to look at those around me and compar...

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  • Red, White and Blue Sangria

    This weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, which thrills me to no end. I have finally stopped shivering and I am all kinds of ready to dip my toes in the sand and the sea. In fact, I’ll be doing that this weekend when I head t...

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