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3 Positive Ways To Cope With Miscarriage

Twelve years ago this month I suffered the miscarriage of my second pregnancy....Read More
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    Latest Obsessions: Bath Edition

    “There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them.” ― Sylvia Plath This week it’s all about the bath!...

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    This Might Be The Best Thing We’ve Ever Seen A Baby Do

    It may have required zero effort, but it was hilarious! ...

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    6 Reasons You Don’t Need a Delivery Room Glam Squad

    The other day I was cruising the interwebs while my children were watching TV (don’t judge – Mommy needed a break) when I came across an article about women hiring “glam squads” for their delivery room photos....Read More
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    What I Wish I’d Known

    My friend Ben Barnz and I were sitting around talking about getting older and listing all the things we wish we had known when we were younger! It would have saved us so much time and heartache, and who wants to learn things the hard way if...

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    How To Fold Fitted Sheets in 8 Easy Steps

    If you can manage to actually fold a fitted sheet without your head exploding, we can’t be friends....

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    I Survived “The Talk” With My Son

    Well, the time finally came. I had to have the “S-word” talk with our 8 year old....Read More
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    5 Reasons To Give Your Kids That Puppy

    My young daughter had been asking for a puppy since she began talking. She and I spent time Googling different dog breeds when bored, and ultimately decided a cavalier King Charles spaniel would be our choice. We talked about how much fun i...

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  • Laura Diamond

    Kids, We Are “The Capitol”

    When The Hunger Games: Catching Fire alights on movie screens this weekend, I’ll be lining up with my tween sons to see it. Rather than worry that it is too violent, I’ll use it to talk about the real life violence it symbolizes off-scr...

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    10 Reasons To Live In A Small Apartment When You Have Kids

    I always assumed every family dreams about moving to the ‘burbs, with their beautifully fettered lawn, white picket fence, and precious school districts. Space. Fresh air. A nail salon and bank on every street corner. Yes, a house is certainly...Read More
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  • Pat Geyer

    One Helluva Sandwich

    A number of months ago the Food Network Magazine (which I actually no longer get but since Mom does, I get to peruse it when she is done) had a special pull-out on dozens of grilled cheese recipes. While some were pretty close to your stan...

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    Favorite Things: Crock-Pot

    We couldn’t do a Flicka “Favorite Things” series without including our main squeeze, Mr. Crock-Pot. We rely on this life-saver almost everyday. Here’s why:...

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    “Man Who Has It All” Parody Twitter Account Is The Absolute Best

    Despite the year being 2015, the language society uses about motherhood can sometimes feel as if we stepped into a time warp and it can be insanely infuriating....Read More
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    WTF? Sibling Rivalry

    Sibling rivalry…most of us have experienced this, either as parents or as siblings! The question that Felicity Huffman asks for this week’s “WTF?” video is: how do you deal with sibling rivalry? Do you step in when y...

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  • Elle Davis

    I Would Do Anything For Love, But I Won’t Do That

    When my hubby was stationed in San Diego several years ago, our mail lady gave me a book for a Christmas gift, which I thought was sweet. Then I opened it and found it was a book with ways to spoil your husband that was originally written i...

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    Why Is My Kindergartener Getting Bullied In The Restroom?

    Editor’s Note: This was written by a contributor who wishes to remain anonymous.

    My 5 year old started kindergarten in September. Aside from the normal worries most parents have about their little ones – will they be hungry, will they soil themselves, will they get picked on, will the teacher be nice, will they make friends – I had an extra worry: READ MORE

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  • Bryanne E. Salazar

    Speak Easy

    My husband of fifteen years and I cannot seem to communicate effectively. We both love each other dearly, but almost every argument we have comes down to communication, or rather miscommunication....

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    This Baby Playing Every Instrument In A Band Will Make Your Day

    8-month-old Jonah Penna is quickly becoming the world’s biggest little rockstar! His dad Joe, also known by the YouTube world as MysteryGuitarMan, took notice of his son’s early love for DIY instruments (wooden spoons and all)...

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