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Free Decorative Banners – Year Round Printables

Kids Activities Blog 4/1 2:00A Paula Rollo
We are loving these free decorative banners at our house. Kids get a big thrill out of having the house decorated for each holiday. To make things easier on you we ve rounded up this great group of...

April FOOLS! for Kids: 10 Fun and Easy Tricks

Mommy Manders Blog 3/31 6:51A Mommy Manders
I used to be able to make my kids laugh VERY easily as babies, all I had to do was make a silly face or sound. But now that they are getting older, my silliness can elicit rolled eyes and sighs,...

Art&Seek Jr: 6 Easter EGG-stravaganzas

Art&Seek Jr 3/31 3:30A Therese Powell
Art&Seek Jr. is one mom ‘s quest to find activities to end the seemingly endless chorus of the “I’m Bored Blues” while having fun herself.  Impossible you say? Check back on Tuesdays for kid-friendly...

DIY Cardboard Giraffe Toy

Kids Activities Blog 3/31 2:00A Birute Efe
It all started from this cardboard pony. My son loved it so much, I decided to make more cardboard animals for him to play with. It could be a great homemade gift for kids to give since they also can...

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Endorsements rolling in for Dallas ISD school board races

DMN Education Front Blog 4/1 7:42A Tawnell D. Hobbs
Four organizations have made endorsements in the Dallas ISD board election on May 9. District 3 incumbent Dan Micciche is the shining star, having been endorsed by each group. The three seats up for...

How to Be a Confident Homeschooling Momma (Even if You’re Not)

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 3/31 12:00A Heather Sanders
I ve been homeschooling for several years now, and I think of myself as a confident homeschooling parent. That s not to say I don t second guess decisions I make from time to time. I do. That s not to...

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Pea Salad

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 3/30 2:01A Ree
First things first: It s Easter week, so here is my entire Easter Recipe Archive if you d like to start planning your weekend cooking. Growing up, my family would go to Sunday brunch a few times a...

Win Zoës Kitchen for a year

Itty Bitty Foodies Blog 3/29 11:50A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
Zoës Kitchen is opening a new Dallas location at Park Lane on April 9th, 2015. The new Zoës Kitchen marks the company s 143rd location and to celebrate the opening, Zoës Kitchen is giving away 500...

Weekend Pot Giveaway!

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 3/27 2:27A Ree
Today, because it s Friday, because Easter is next weekend, and because I love ya, I m giving away 3 Le Creuset 7 1/4 quart dutch ovens in this gorgeous Cassis color. This pot will take you far in...


The Bakers Mann 3/25 5:25P noreply@blogger.com (The Baker's
On our drive to CO for spring break, we saw a lot of farm roads. Travis asked “why do all of these roads have their own radio station?” The kids often come home from school and tell me about the...

Zucchini Noodles

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 3/24 3:28A Ree
If you ve never tried zucchini noodles, take note: They re delicious! A light alternative to pasta, and while I add a simple tomato/garlic sauce here, you can pretty much do any sauce you’d normally...

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Favorite Spring Outfits and a Carter’s Coupon, Too!

Carrie Elle 4/1 7:33A Carrie
I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Carter’s . I received a complimentary gift card to facilitate my review and thank me for my participation. Be sure to...

Baked Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato & Basil

Meet The Roubineks 3/31 6:10P Jamie Roubinek
If it were up to my kids, they would eat fish sticks, hot dogs, or some type of kid food every single dinner meal. When life gets in the way and I m in a hurry to get food on...

Easy Ways to Give Your Kids a Green Childhood

Bare Feet on the Dashboard (Dallas Mom Blog) 3/31 5:34P Becca Eby
Raising kids to appreciate and care for the world around them isn t easy in our society that loves instant gratification, constant entertainment, and disposable everything. We want our kids to become...

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Becoming a Sports Mom

My Crazy Savings 4/1 4:27A Courtney Solstad
I am quickly finding out that there is A LOT to know about becoming a Sports Mom! I am going to spend the next month trying to tackle all that I have learned! Please leave...

Fun 1st Birthday Gift Idea – Cozy Coupe Sandbox

My Crazy Savings 3/26 5:10P Courtney Solstad
I received this toy for the purpose of this review. All opinions are my own and are honest. I love the first year of a baby s life. So many changes. I love watching them take...

Stock up & Save on your favorite P&G Products

My Crazy Savings 3/24 8:25A Courtney Solstad
The Walmart gift cards and information have been provided by P G. All opinions are my own and are honest. You know I love Pampers Diapers they are my go-to gift for baby...

Taking time to enjoy a Me Moment with Müller®

My Crazy Savings 3/20 9:31A Courtney Solstad
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MullerMoment #CollectiveBias As a mom, I am busy taking care of my...

The gift of Forgiveness

My Crazy Savings 3/20 6:51A Courtney Solstad
As a mom, I have plenty to feel guilty about. I feel guilty for not spending enough time with my kids, guilty for not volunteering at the school enough, guilty for not keeping...

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What’s your “One Thing”?

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 4/1 1:41A Jennifer
It was a beautiful Palm Sunday afternoon. The sun was out. The sky was blue. The birds were singing. It was a much-needed sign that spring has arrived. Though winter wasn t...

Aiden's Party.

The Wiegands 3/31 5:37P CaseyWiegand
Since the moment this sweet boy was able to communicate he has been in love with anything reptiles, dinos and dragons. He wanted to have a party this year where we invited "critterman" and it was a...

Bag Giveaway.

The Wiegands 3/30 2:23P CaseyWiegand
I have been wanting to do a giveaway for awhile from my Oils Business "CaseyLeigh Essentials". Last summer I decided I was going to start sharing what our family was doing with Essential Oils and...

Why Lots of Church Staffers Secretly Hate Easter

Rob Carmack Words 3/30 6:37A Rob Carmack
If you’ve never worked for a church, you may not know the level of tension and stress that comes with Easter Sunday. Among church staffers, Easter is often referred to as “the...

The Mom Lifeline :: Wendy Blight {Ep 66} :: Giveaway

God Centered Mom 3/29 9:33P God centered mom
Sometimes? Hard stuff happens. It may be a life-altering tragedy. It may be a new state you find yourself. When the hard happens, we can choose our response. We can feel...

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Micah Reed, 12, of Sulphur Springs to participate in 27th Annual Children's Cancer Fund Luncheon

In the Loop Kids (Just for Moms) 4/1 2:18P Elizabeth Lenart
When Micah Reed, 12, learned he was invited to participate in the 27 th Annual Childrens Cancer Fund Luncheon and fashion show on April 17, he said, I am excited about this because the money raised...

Simple Easter Decor

Crafty Texas Girls 3/30 5:22P Samantha Conner
We do Easter in my house with Jesus and plastic eggs. I like to keep it simple :) I have a few little things that I like to put out for decor too. When we see them, it reminds us that we are in the...

Top 4 Home Refinancing Tips for Success

In the Loop Kids (Features) 3/27 3:00A marcusmccue782
Mortgage rates have stayed surprisingly low over the past 12 months. Many in the mortgage industry are advising clients to strike now and refinance their homes while rates are still near the record...

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Wednesday's Child: Kim

Rage Against the Minivan 4/1 9:00A noreply@blogger.com (lunareece)
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a...

What Would You Pick for Your Author Picture?

Design Mom 4/1 7:14A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Photos by Kristen Loken for Design Mom. Today, I thought it would be fun to share another behind the scenes peek into making my book . But before I do that, I have some exciting news: my...

Eat Well: Spaghetti del ContadinOMG

Girls Gone Child 4/1 6:23A noreply@blogger.com (GIRL'S GONE
The following post was written by my mom, WWW. Thanks, Mom! I was rummaging through old cookbooks and came across a gem…a simple and obvious pasta sauce, but I have now made it three times in three...

What I want you to know about being blind

Rage Against the Minivan 4/1 3:00A noreply@blogger.com (Kristen How
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us...

Why You Must Let Your Kids Jump In Muddy Puddles

Scary Mommy 3/31 8:45P Cindy Campbell
I am the “muddy puddles” mom. But that wasn’t always the case. On the fourth of July, 2010, I was at a backyard party with my two baby boys. My oldest son, Ty, was 2 at the...

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