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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Motherly Advice

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 child off with the best advice for such an occasion…but sometimes it’s hard to know exactly what to say. Lorelai from Gilmore Girls, however, has got her strategy down pat. Check out the awesome (and oh-so valuable) advice she shares with her daughter, Rory, who is about to go to a party! READ MORE

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