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What Sports Taught Me About Motherhood

When I was growing up, sports were a big part of my life. My dad was a coach, my brother played sports, and I played sports. Year round, there was always someone coaching or playing something. When I graduated high...Read More
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    How To: Host A Luau

    Keep your summer going and celebrate the luau’s Hawaiian heritage with these detailed tips to planning and throwing the ultimate summer backyard party!...

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    Father Daughter Duet

    Something about father daughter duets make our hearts melt (here’s another favorite). This rendition of...

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    6 Real-Life Tips For Surviving Potty Training

    Over a year ago, I decided to try to potty train Ginny, who was just over two-years-old then. I looked for signs of readiness, and, admittedly, didn’t see any. Despite that, I decided to try anyway....Read More
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  • Crystal Ponti

    Pumpkin Bars

    Caden’s grandmother gave me this recipe years ago, which has been in her family for many years. Moist and bursting with flavor, these pumpkin bars are easy to make and the recipe is pretty much fail proof. The frosting is not too overpowe...

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    Parents, Watch This Video And Learn.

    Projectiles and kids really don’t mix. ...

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    Talking to Kids: The Ups and Downs of Friendship

    Friendships are valuable assets to people of all ages, children and adults alike. And when it comes to our kids, all we want to see and know is that they’re developing healthy relationships with individuals outside of their immediate family. (That’s right, we’re not their only friends…!) READ MORE

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  • Lauren Parker-Gill

    Holiday Hump Day Cocktail: Flicka Berry Sparkler

    We’re getting fancy for the Holiday Hump Day Cocktail this week. This one is called the Flicka Berry Sparkler and is just perfect for your holiday gatherings. Before you begin, be sure to have all of your ingredients well chilled....

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  • Sherice Torres

    Anatomy Of A Mid-Life Crisis

    As I approach a big birthday (why is it that we mainly commemorate the ones that end in 5’s and 0’s?), I find myself reflecting on the truths of life—both life in general and mine in particular. And while I’m old enough to know that...

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    Top 3 Ways To Embarrass Your Kids (They’ll Thank You Later)

    My kids keep telling me to stop embarrassing them. There are three general categories of embarrassing incidents about which they complain:...Read More
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    Sleep Away Camp: Care Packages

    One of my favorite things about going to camp, aside from watching the teenagers sneak cigarettes and jitterbug was the care packages. This was a long time ago and a theater camp at that. Summer sleep away camp is in full swing, so I though...

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  • Sherice Torres

    365 Days: Journey To A Year Of Joy

    As I enter the last year of my 30’s (how the hell did THAT happen?), I’m feeling pretty darned happy. I have been through hell and back. I have two beautiful children, who have yet to succeed in their on-going attempts to kill me. I hav...

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    10 Things My Girls Love About Daddy – As Told By Them

    Last week, for my Tuesday Ten and in honor of Father’s Day,  I posted a list of things I learned form my dad.  However, I most certainly do not want to overlook my wonderful hubby who is a fantastic dad...Read More
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    TV Mom Tuesday: Motherly Advice

    It’s one of every parent’s worst nightmares—but it’s something that they all have to go through at one point or another. What are we talking about? Letting your teenager go to a party! And obviously you want to send your...

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  • Allison Goines

    20 Gifts For Your Minecraft Addict For Under 20 Dollars

    Do you know anyone who loves Minecraft? I know three folks who love Minecraft very much. My boys live and breathe Minecraft. Whether they are building together or alone, they find the game to be relaxing and fun....

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    Hug It Out, B*tch.

    It was one of those days. The boys were fighting. Nonstop fighting. “Max looked at me!” “Harrison said he didn’t want to play!” “Max isn’t playing what I want to play!” I’m used to this, I hear it practically every...Read More
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  • Elizabeth Jayne Liu

    My Scrapping Skills Are F*cking Legit

    I’ve been going to Corner Bakery for their Loaded Baked Potato Soup once or twice a week for the past few months. Sometimes, I upgrade to a bread bowl for an extra $1.89. I don’t do it all of the time because I don’t want ...

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  • Angela Keck

    Watching Television With My Husband… Always An Adventure!

    If it weren’t for my husband’s need to hold a clicker and constantly bounce around channels we would have long ago cut the cable cord and watched television programming strictly through a service like Netflix or Hulu. As it is, the mere...

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