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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Little White Lies, Bluffs, and One Direction
Kristen Daukas

White Lies, Bluffs, and One Direction

Remember the day when your kids were little and you could throw out little bluffs to them? You know the ones… “you keep your room clean for 2 weeks and you can get that puppy” or “if you don’t hit your brother the entire day, you can have 2 desserts”. You know they’ll never hit the mark, so it’s a pretty safe bet, right?

You know it’s not right (especially while you’re teaching them not to tell stories) but we’ve all done it. The problem with this scenario is that kids get older and wiser at some point – they’re not going to only call your bluff but show that their hand is a full house when all you have is dead man walking.

Case in point – my house last week. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - if i were 22
Kara Goldin

If I Were 22: Embrace Your Inner Newbie

When I meet people, they often end up asking me for advice. Sometimes I get this question from students, other times it’s from young people starting out in their careers. They ask me, “If you could do it all over again, what would you do differently?” And that brings back a flood of memories and all the hard-earned life lessons I’ve learned. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Reunited At Last
Beka Shane Denter

Reunited At Last

Oh how I’ve missed you so. We’ve been apart for nearly three years, with the exception of a brief fling back in the summer of 2012. I was newly pregnant with my second daughter and it was summertime. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - My Uterus And I Are Breaking Up
Marie Bollman

My Uterus And I Are Breaking Up

If all goes as planned, I’m only going to have two more periods. Ever. In my life. That’s because my uterus and I are breaking up. Yep. It’s official. I just scheduled my hysterectomy for mid-September. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - If I’d Known This Before Motherhood I’d Have Saved Myself a Few Grey Hairs.

If I’d Known This Before Motherhood I’d Have Saved Myself a Few Grey Hairs.

Before my daughter was born, I had trouble accepting help from people. The generous way to describe it would be to say I had a case of Superwoman Syndrome. But, in truth, I was kind of a control-freak perfectionist....Read More
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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Empower One Girl And She'll Change The World

Empower One Girl And She’ll Change The World

When I found out during week 20 of my second pregnancy that I was having a girl, I was over the moon. I remember repeating over and over to myself, “I’m going to have a daughter.” And during the first four...Read More
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