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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Leaving My Country To Raise My Baby
Veronica Franco Sierra

Leaving My Country To Raise My Baby

My country is beautiful; it is one of the most biodiversified countries in the world; it produces amazing coffee and breathtaking emeralds. It does not get any seasons, being so close to the Equator, but it is blessed to have all the climates and weather the whole time, from the snowy Andes Mountains, to the always-hot Caribbean coast. And it is a developing country. READ MORE

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  • Hump Day Cocktail: White Sangria with Apple and Mint

    Here's a perfect and refreshing summer cocktail we found while browsing Pinterest that is sure to get you through Hump Day! Sangria is perfect drink to make in large quantities like a punch for entertaining or for sipping on the porch. We l...

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  • Favorite Things: Samsung Galaxy Note II

    We accumulate quite a few favorite things this time of year as we start putting together our holiday wishlist, but the Samsung Galaxy Note II is quickly rising to the top. We firmly believe that all women and mothers, even the supermoms, ca...

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  • Infant/ToddlersMarriage
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Baby Box
    Flicksters

    Baby Box

    Watching American TV shows was one of the only things my husband and I had in common about our childhoods. We grew up in very different neighborhoods, were interested in different things and didn’t speak each other’s languages until our early twenties.
    While we’re both Europeans, he is French and I am Finnish, and there’s about 1500 miles and a big change of mentality in between. READ MORE

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  • 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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  • Mother’s Little Helper: My Performance Enhancing Drug

    I am a far better mother, certain times a year, when on Prozac. (Excuse me, I’ve just got to go get another handful of Cadbury Mini eggs.) I’m not a regular, long-time anti-depressant user. No. I’m a dabbler, a denier, a struggler, a ...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Attached
    Sabrina Lloyd

    Attached

    When my hubby extended himself by spending some time on Amazon.com and ordering us a book on attachment parenting, far into our pregnancy, I reacted as any swollen, hormonal, hemorrhoid toting, carpel tunnel syndromed, sleep deprived, way-too-old-to- be-pregnant wife would: READ MORE

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  • You’ve Probably Never Realized How Many Variations of This There Are

    If you’ve never heard of Greige or Parisian Drizzle or Fungal then you need a Paint Job...

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  • Top 5 Reasons Your Kid is Crying

    You know those crazy toddler tantrums that happen out of nowhere for literally no reason? Do you ever want to share with the world how completely insane your child can be? Well, Greg Pembroke, father of 1 year old Charlie, has done exactly ...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Motherhood in Your Early Twenties
    Veronica Franco Sierra

    Motherhood in Your Early Twenties

    Girl goes on exchange to a strange country, where she knows absolutely no one. She is excited, thrilled, and a little nervous about what she’ll encounter there. Girl sees boy on her very first day at university. Girl sits next to boy and introduces herself. READ MORE

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  • Grapefruit And Lemon Cleaning Spray

    In the past when I’ve cleaned—and I admit it’s not as often as it should be—I usually like to bleach the crap out of everything. Then I feel like things get really clean. But now that I’m trying to be more environmenta...

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  • Jelly Bean Sparkle-tini

    I have to keep reminding myself that Easter is this Sunday. In fact, I almost forgot to research Easter-y cocktails! That would have been tragic. Especially since we would have missed out on what I now have planned for you all.  Are you re...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - La Dolce Vita
    Sabrina Lloyd

    La Dolce Vita

    Italians love their sweets. For breakfast it’s always, always dolce. You cannot find a plain croissant in Rome. Most are stuffed with jam or custard, and if you ask for a plain one it’s been glazed with sugar—because why would you eat it otherwise? And for treats throughout the day? Well, of course, more dolce. READ MORE

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  • How To Tell If You’re An Asshole – Pt 1: Cell Phone Usage

    As I was writing this blog, I passed every asshole test with flying colors, which led me to the awful conclusion that; My name is Felicity and I am an asshole. My husband and I fight very rarely, but we do fight about the phone. The minute ...

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  • Why Doesn’t Hair Bleed

    Children are the future. These wise insights from children on some of life’s most important questions will have you reevaluating everything you know. Who is the richest person in the world? And why doesn’t it hurt when you get...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - A Bathroom Break In Peace?
    Elle Davis

    A Bathroom Break In Peace? Maybe When She Goes Off To College.

    Whenever I try to do anything, I can always trust that my 4-year-old daughter will be there to ask tons of questions. Most of the questions seem unrelated to me, but I’m sure in her mind it all makes sense.

    Her: Mommy? MOMMY??

    Me: In here! READ MORE

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  • Sex and the Teenage Girl

    It’s no secret that I have three daughters. And now that they’re getting older, their maintenance is changing quite a bit. My role as a mom is changing quite a bit, too. Ever since the oldest one popped out and all the way thru til the...

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  • I Can’t Do It Alone – Part 2

    In my first post about teamwork, I was writing about how any idea I might have, never has the strength to break out of its shell, unless I have a team around me. Now, I know that there are many people out there that do it on their own, and ...

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