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DIY Hairbow Display

Kids Activities Blog 8/24 1:00P Rachel
Here s how you can make a DIY Hairbow Display . We had fun as part of our plant theme, making hairbows. Now that we have these lovely hair bows we need a nice way to display them. This DIY Hairbow...

On Being the Mayor of Whoville…

Dallas Children's Theater Blog 8/24 3:03A DCT-Staff
The poor Who Mayor had big troubles for sure, Although his whole planet was miniature. A little man running a family and planet, Which other Who parents just took for granted. Whoville s always been...

5 Easy 3-Ingredient Dinner Recipes

Kids Activities Blog 8/24 1:00A Chris
Are you already stressed about making Back to School dinners? Today on Family Food Live with Holly & Chris we are sharing 5 Easy 3-Ingredient Dinner recipes to ease the anxiety of the first few weeks...

Homemade Halloween Costumes

Kids Activities Blog 8/23 1:00P Arena
Halloween is right around the corner are you already planning your family s homemade Halloween costumes ? We ve found some of the most creative DIY costumes for kids and wanted to share them with you....

Chopped Chicken & Kale Pitas

Kids Activities Blog 8/23 6:19A Kyle Murray
Try these Chopped Chicken & Kale Pitas .  It s easy to mix, prepare, and love! If you like this recipe, check out this  subscription meal plan service , and if you sign up, use the code KAB20 for 20%...

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Are you Good to Go?

In the Loop Kids (Education) 8/14 2:00P JoAnn Schauf
You have the notebooks, the pencils and the brand new backpack, but do you have some new parenting tools ready to go as your tween heads back to school? Here are three you can keep in your back pocket...

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Veggie Stir Fry Meal Kit by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 8/22 2:37A Ree
You might remember the Veggie Stir Fry I posted some time ago. It s simple, so flavorful, and very fast! It also happens to be a great meal kit to throw together; if you have it all assembled in the...

Black Bean Burgers by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 8/15 3:02A Ree
Yes, it is very weird for the wife of a cattle rancher to be posting a video for a meatless burger but I m telling you, this is delicious! And here s the thing with black bean...

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20 DIY Kitchen Projects

Days of a Domestic Dad 8/24 7:00A Colby
If you like to cook then you re probably spending a lot of time in the kitchen on a daily basis. There s nothing wrong with that .so am I! Even if you have a beautiful modern...

Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar Review

Jens RAQ 8/24 5:14A Jenn Land
I ve been working on reading and writing a lot with my two youngest sons over the past several months.  Our latest review was sent to us by just2ducks LLC.  They provided us...

My 101 Nights of Sleep on a GhostBed

Days of a Domestic Dad 8/23 7:00A Colby
The GhostBed is a top innovation of a bed that is made from materials that are of a high quality and also incorporates the latest in sleep technology. This is designed to...

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Finding Balance after Adoption

My Crazy Savings 8/22 6:02A Courtney Solstad
Here we are almost 9 months in and I am STILL trying to find balance in my life! We are always moving forward and on the go, but always feeling a little frazzle-dazzled! We...

Solving the Bible Story Family Growth problem

My Crazy Savings 8/17 9:55A Courtney Solstad
For some time I have felt a calling (so to speak) to make sure my kids are being intentionally fed spiritually. The idealist in my would have us carve out an hours every night...

Walmart: Savings on Chef Boyardee

My Crazy Savings 8/16 2:32A Courtney Solstad
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SaveOnChef #CollectiveBias With the back to school season...

The Importance of Positive Adoption Language

My Crazy Savings 8/15 11:55A Courtney Solstad
Adoption has been around for a long time, however the circumstances and ways that families can adopt have changed a lot. If you research the history of adoption, you will find...

Going back to school with Easy Breakfast Options

My Crazy Savings 8/15 3:03A Courtney Solstad
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. As we are heading back to school, I am starting to think about morning...

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First Day.

The Wiegands 8/24 7:15A CaseyWiegand
There are visual reminders of them everywhere. I mean it's just school, I realize that- but I miss them desperately. Drawings taped by my desk, little toys in piles, their shoes slumped by the back...

My Two Podcasts

Rob Carmack Words 8/23 4:46P Rob Carmack
Hey there, readers! I am currently working on some new content for the blog that I plan to start rolling out in the next couple of weeks. That said, I've been VERY busy in the...

It’s Not Fair :: Melanie Dale {Ep 130}

God Centered Mom 8/21 7:35P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
Cootie Catchers. M.A.S.H. games. Choose your own adventures. Most of us remember these silly junior high games. Sitting with girlfriends dreaming up our future lives. Of course, marriage and kids were...

Apple is Four!

The Wiegands 8/21 2:27A CaseyWiegand
My sweet precious Appie, happy birthday baby! I cannot wait to celebrate this sweet baby girl. Yesterday we had her party and today we will celebrate her all day long.... We have the cake made, the...


The Wiegands 8/19 3:58P CaseyWiegand
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TX Pinners Conference

Crafty Texas Girls 8/23 10:30P Samantha Conner
I am always looking for something fun to do my girl friends- a special event or activity that gives a great excuse for a Girls Outing. A movie premier, a birthday dinner, shopping. I love getting time...

Back to School Feast

Crafty Texas Girls 8/21 11:50A Samantha Conner
So I mentioned that there were a few things that I really wanted to do before my girls went back to school. ( See this post for all 5 ideas ). And I am excited to say that I got one of the big ones...
Related: Top 5 Back to School Ideas Crafty Texas Girls

Happy First Day of School

Crafty Texas Girls 8/15 10:30P Samantha Conner
Some people have already headed back to school, others aren t going back until after Labor Day. And here in Texas, we start on August 22nd. Which means we have less than a week. Eeek! Our summer has...

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Work Life Play podcast with Aaron McHugh

Rage Against the Minivan 8/24 9:06A (Kristen How
A couple weeks ago, Aaron McHugh reached out to me to see if I would be willing to do his Work Life Play podcast. His podcast has a unique format where he does...

Wednesday's Child: Faith

Rage Against the Minivan 8/24 9:00A (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...

Where Do You Hide From Your Kids?

Mommy Shorts 8/24 6:43A Allie Isnardi
When you become a parent, sacrifice is part of the deal. In exchange for one tiny person (or several), you give up all sorts of stuff like your personal space, your free time, and pretty much any hope...

Take the Pledge to Up Your Fashion Game

Mommy Shorts 8/24 6:00A Mommy Shorts
GIVEAWAY: $500 WORTH OF BØRN SHOES I, Ilana Wiles, solemnly swear to up my fashion game this year. I will try my best to make stylish as much of a priority as comfort. I will fight the urge to wear my...

Food Insecurity in America

Design Mom 8/24 5:00A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Photos by Kristen Loken for Design Mom.  This post is brought to you by  Outshine® . Fact: 1 in 7 Americans struggles to get enough to eat. And further, food insecurity exists in...

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