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I’m Done Biting My Tongue

I’m done biting my tongue. I’m done letting people around me hurt me or those I love without having my say about it. I’m done watching people who are supposed to have my best interests at heart, or who are supposed...Read More
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  • This Baby Takes Thumb Sucking To A Whole New Level

    Here’s hoping she doesn’t get stuck like that!...

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  • DIY Day-To-Night Lavender & Plum Smoky Eye

    This simple tutorial will show you how to take a classic makeup look from day to night in a few easy to follow steps!...

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    I'm Done Biting My Tongue

    I’m done biting my tongue. I’m done letting people around me hurt me or those I love without having my say about it. I’m done watching people who are supposed to have my best interests at heart, or who are supposed...Read More
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  • Live The Life You’ve Always Imagined

    What The Flicka presents: Summer Book Club. Join us each week as we read through the Fifth Avenue Trilogy from Harlequin! We all have a story. Some of our stories glisten with love, optimism, and support. For others, the pages are worn and ...

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  • Triple C Cocktail

    For this week’s Hump Day Cocktail, we’ve got a delicious recipe to help you celebrate the changing of the seasons! This yummy Triple C mixture (Cognac, coffee and caramel) is sure to be a drink you’ll fall in love with!...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Am-BUSHED At The Beach

    Am-BUSHED At The Beach: A Harrowing Tale of Shock And Humor

    Every year, Matt and I go to Mexico to celebrate the Christmas holiday.  By “celebrate” we mean we lay in the sun all day, drink fruity drinks, and occasionally look at each other and say “Oh crap, its Christmas!  I totally forgot!”...Read More
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  • Writing A Book is Like Having Your First Baby

      If you have been reading the blog for awhile, you know that I’m in the process of writing a book. I was recently part of the anthology called The Mother of All Meltdowns, but even before that, I had started to write a memoir about...

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  • Independence Day Parfait: The Ultimate Fourth of July Dessert

    Check out this easy recipe for the “Independence Day Parfait.” The perfect 4th of July dessert / treat. It’s Jello-ie, custardy, angel food cakey goodness! ...

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Vacation?
    Kristen Daukas

    What IS a Vacation?

    The Rooster and I went out to dinner last night to meet up with a friend that he had graduated high school with 29 years ago. It was a nice evening and we were talking about the possibility of them relocating down to our fine state of North Carolina after her daughter graduated from high school. We were discussing the pros and cons of each town and what she was looking for – essentially a place for a young retirement. The evening was going great and eventually, the conversation turned to a beach trip that we are taking in a few weeks. READ MORE

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Burn Your Bras And Wear Pink
    Danielle Tumminio

    Burn Your Bra AND Wear Pink

    A few weeks after I had my daughter, I met a woman with a girl a few days younger than mine. She wore a green onesie that read “Baby Activist,” and her name was Cameron, chosen specifically for its gender neutrality.

    I thought I’d be that kind of mother, the kind who painted her feminist values onto the heart and soul of her child. That’s probably because I always thought of myself as a feminist — even as a tween, I had a Rosie the Riveter keychain, and when I got my first driver’s license, I would pop in my Helen Reddy cassette and imagine that I was woman, and one day, the world would hear me roar. READ MORE

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    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Maybe It's Time We Stop Saying This

    Maybe It’s Time We Stop Saying This

    My son fell the other day and started crying....Read More
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