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Superhero Cuffs {Toilet Paper Roll Crafts}

Kids Activities Blog 7/30 4:00A Carla Wiking
I m always looking for new and creative toilet paper roll crafts .  I love making things with recyclables and everyone has toilet paper tubes !  My four year old son is currently superhero crazy so I...

Parenting Lesson: It’s Okay To Say Yes

Kids Activities Blog 7/29 1:00P Holly
When you re a kid, you say no to drugs. When you re a parent, you say no to tugs, hugs, slugs, and bugs and any other manner of verbal or physical assault designed to persuade...

5 Homemade Slurpees Recipes – Summer Classics

Kids Activities Blog 7/29 1:00A Michelle McInerney MollyMoo
Refreshing Summer Fun! Whether you call them slushies or slurpees these cool icy drinks are the perfect fun summer recipe for your kids. Just change the fruit to change the flavor of your homemade...

Make a Mud Pie Kit from Recyclables

Kids Activities Blog 7/28 1:00P Carla Wiking
What would childhood be without mud pies ?  You can create this super fun mud pie kit with items destined for the recycle bin.  With just a little prep you can turn trash to treasure and spark hours...

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Big Science Quiz: Enter Now!

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 7/29 2:59P Ree
Time for the big Science quiz! TO ENTER To enter the quiz, answer the questions below. ***SELECT THE BEST POSSIBLE ANSWER*** Winners will be announced Thursday night! PRIZES * First person who scores...

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Strawberry Pretzel Pie

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 7/27 2:35A Ree
I made this pie on an episode of my Food Network show a few months ago, but just realized over the weekend that I d never made it here! Strawberries and pretzels are actually not an uncommon dessert...

Books that inspire kids to try new foods

Itty Bitty Foodies 7/24 10:56A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
Our Itty Bitty Foodies love the written word. Every night, they are transported to new worlds and adventures through their books. I've often found while reading, that they ask...

Two Super Simple Appetizers

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 7/20 3:12A Ree
I m in Colorado with my family for the week. Whenever we come to Colorado, I m always trying to achieve the perfect balance of grocery buying and restaurant eating. ( See this recipe , which I posted...

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Fresh Summer Peach Crumble

Jens RAQ 7/30 4:37A Jenn
Right now, peaches are so fresh and juicy and ripe.  I wanted to share a recipe that was satisfying, sweet, and a little different.  I was originally thinking of a peach...

My Second Home is Homewood Suites NYC

Days of a Domestic Dad 7/29 8:27A Colby
Homewood Suites NYC is a family-oriented hotel that offers rest and relaxation for business and leisure travel in the midst of Manhatten. Extended stay amenities make this...

Go it Together with the Best Mom Planners

Mama Challenge 7/29 8:26A Victoria Williams
Just because it s not the first of the year, doesn t mean you can t get a wrangle on things especially before your family flips back into Back to School time.  Your daily routine will soon return to...

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Two great deals at Medieval Times, Dallas

My Crazy Savings 7/29 5:13A Courtney Solstad
If you are looking to get in more fun before school starts back then you don t want to miss out on these two deals from Medieval Times, Dallas! Experience The Excitement of...

What is so special about Pine Cove Family Camp?

My Crazy Savings 7/28 5:48P Courtney Solstad
I ve been writing about Pine Cove for a while now. My girls went to Pine Cove Camp in the City last year and again this year. We even had 6 counselors stay at our house. You...

Dallas Arboretum Offers Special $1 Admission

My Crazy Savings 7/20 5:18P Courtney Solstad
We love going to the Arboretum and you will love going too! In August, they are offering August Dollar Days. The garden will offer $1 general garden admission, select $1 and...

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for your face.

The Wiegands 7/28 4:13P CaseyWiegand
Recently I shared some of my skincare routines here ... since then I have added a few amazing brushes and this is one of them! The Spin for Perfect Skin :)! I loveeeeee this brush, it comes with 4...

heading to the beach.

The Wiegands 7/24 5:35P CaseyWiegand
We are headed to the beach! More pics and updates soon :)


The Wiegands 7/23 12:48P CaseyWiegand
Mary Beth Johnson is a wife and mum to four schooners, as she's dubbed her children. On a normal afternoon, you would find her in moccasins, skinny jeans and a comfortable tee, camera in hand....


The Wiegands 7/19 11:59A CaseyWiegand
diaper bag/purse c/o: Lily Jade Ainsleigh dress c/o: Adelaides Boutique

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Home Decor Update (Open Concept Floor Plan)

Crafty Texas Girls 7/29 5:04A Samantha Conner
It is really, really hot here now. So each day, we are either in the pool or we are looking for places with cold air conditioning. Which for some reason has given me the 'decor bug' again. I think...

8 Troubleshooting Tips to Prevent Grill Maintenance

In the Loop Kids (Just for Moms) 7/24 4:21P Dave Thompson
Holiday cookouts for friends and families put a lot of grills to the test over the July 4 weekend. Did you get hot under the collar because dinner was late or you missed Addisons Kaboom Town!...

Easy DIY Tassel Jewelry

Crafty Texas Girls 7/21 10:30P Samantha Conner
I have seen tassel jewelry popping up all over. I think I have 20 different 'tassel' tutorials saved on Pinterest . And in a moment of 'weakness' I actually bought a tassel necklace last year (gasp!!...

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Hiking with Marlboro Man

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Ree Drummond 7/30 3:14A Ree
Marlboro Man and I went on a hike up the mountain when we were in Vail last week. I took this same hike last summer, only it was with my sister-in-law Missy and our kids. You can read about it here ....

Growing A Family: Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Design Mom 7/30 2:32A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. I think most people are a little scared of morning sickness. It can leave us feeling like we’ve just run two marathons in a row, when all we’ve really accomplished is a feeble walk from...

Ten steps to positive summer parenting

Rage Against the Minivan 7/29 8:40P (Kristen How
I’ve been told before that my default mode for reacting to the world around me is sarcasm. I trend toward the cynical side of whatever personality-analyzing method you’re using. It works for blogging,...

"Lift your voice. And sing."

Girls Gone Child 7/29 11:20A (GIRL'S GONE
A couple months ago I posted a video of Khamal Iwuanyanwu who scored perfect 10s on his Classic Slam performance with original poem, Sepia . Recently several new videos from the Get Lit Classic Slam...

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