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These 3 Fearless Girls Ended Up On National Television And Shocked Everyone

Somewhere in America, there is hope because of brilliant, fearless girls like this.

In an amazing, seriously, AMAZING performance on The Queen Latifah Show that is called “Somewhere in America”. These fearless girls; Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin, and Zariya Allen get real about the issues America has their generations facing.  READ MORE

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    Women And The Power Of Talk

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    RECIPE: Shrimp Spring Rolls

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    Anniversary Toast to What The Flicka!

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    Kristen Bagwell

    A Story For A Friend

    Sometimes, there aren’t any words…and sometimes, the words overflow. Please indulge me as I share a story for my friend. 

    There once was a little boy who was very, very lucky. He loved his mom and dad, and he loved his two brothers. He loved his house, and running, and playing outside. His life was good, and he was happy. Every day, the little boy woke up, stretched, and smiled, thinking about all the fun he would have that day. READ MORE

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    Mary Katherine Backstrom

    I Know Where Your Coffee Is!

    There is one thing that moms these days can’t live without. It’s not the changing table, or the bouncer, or even black yoga pants.

    It’s coffee.

    And when the stresses of child-rearing and housekeeping cause you to misplace that cup of liquid gold? You become a terrifying, zombie-like creature. Don’t worry– it’s natural.

    Yes, the catatonic posture, bewildered expression, and even the tears are all symptoms of a mother who has lost her coffee. READ MORE

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    What I Wore: School Drop Off Version

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    5 Amazing Baby Photobombs

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    The Internet Challenge You’ll Want Your Kids To Take

    There have been challenges upon challenges floating around the internet lately, ranging from the altruistically-focused (raise your hand if you participated in the ice bucket challenge) to less philanthropic efforts like the mousetrap challenge (raise what’s left of your hand if you tried that one out). We love a good challenge, especially when it’s something great we want our kids to get on board with! READ MORE

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    Felicity Huffman On Creating A Safe Space For Moms and Founding What The Flicka

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    These 3 Fearless Girls Ended Up On National Television And Shocked Everyone

    Somewhere in America, there is hope because of brilliant, fearless girls like this. In an amazing, seriously, AMAZING performance on The Queen Latifah Show that is called “Somewhere in America”. These fearless girls; Belissa Escobe...

    READ MORE