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10 Essential iPhone Photography Tips

Kids Activities Blog 6/30 4:50A Carla Wiking
Do you love capturing your family s memories on your phone?  Are you looking for iPhone photography tips ? Having an iPhone in your purse or pocket makes capturing adorable pictures and videos of your...

Art&Seek Jr: Where The Fun Is This 4th Of July

Art&Seek Jr 6/30 4:00A 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...

Path to Toddler’s First Steps

North Texas Kids 6/29 9:51A Liz Mangelsdorf
Your Infant’s Path to the First Steps Every childhood milestone is important from an infant’s first time rolling over to the first day of preschool, parent’s love to see their child growing and...

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Community Subjects: Film Making and Academics

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 6/27 12:00A Heather Sanders
Community Question is a category inspired by you. Here and there readers write in with questions that are better served by the varied, experiential knowledge of those who read and contribute in the...

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Mixed Berry Scones

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/29 2:17A Ree
It s the week of Fourth of July, which means I m scrambling to get the cow poop out of my yard, I ve got to power wash my porch, I need to start juicing lemons for the millions of gallons of lemonade...

Alex’s Favorite Foods

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/25 7:10A Ree
Today s my oldest child Alex s eighteenth birthday, and starting here in a little bit, the day will be all about her! Just after she helps her dad haul some hay. Ha. Alex loves food. She is my child...

Corner Bakery Cafe unveils new grilled flatbreads

Itty Bitty Foodies 6/24 5:45A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
Corner Bakery Cafe is rolling out  a line of new breakfast, lunch and dinner flatbread sandwiches on June 30th, 2015. Proving to be anything but flat, the overstuffed...

Lemon Bars

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/22 4:25A Ree
I love lemon bars, but they often fall by the wayside and get forgotten for months at a time in our house. We re much more of a chocolate chip cookie/chocolate pie/chocolate sheet cake/chocolate ice...

English peas pasta with lemon and mint

Itty Bitty Foodies 6/18 12:24P Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
As the weather heats up, our suppers are becoming lighter. This English peas pasta recipe is brightened with hints of mint and lemon. For summer we want refreshing and we use...

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Patriotic Ice Cream Cones

Jens RAQ 6/30 4:30A Jenn
If you re looking for a last minute idea for your Fourth of July celebration, or you re just feeling extra patriotic, give these adorable and easy ice cream cones a try.  Use...

Easy Green Smoothie for One

Jens RAQ 6/29 11:45P Jenn
Making a smoothie doesn t have to mean dirtying up a huge blender or doing tons of dishes.  I was recently sent a My Juicer™ personal blender from Ergo Chef to review, and I...

10 Packing Tips for Cruise Ship Travel

7 on a Shoestring 6/29 2:00A Staci Salazar
Colby and I recently took our family all 8 of us on a cruise. It was fabulous. But, I have to say, packing for 8 people on a 7-day cruise was a bit stressful. Especially since...

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Free to be Me

My Crazy Savings 6/29 5:27P Courtney Solstad
At times I feel as though my life is in fast forward, at other times, I feel as though the days are so long. It s amazing what a little perspective can do for ones soul. Six...

Bless it Forward with Hawaiian Falls

My Crazy Savings 6/22 5:39P Courtney Solstad
Let s me honest, it s HOT in Texas really HOT! With all of the rain, we are just now starting to see these misreable hot days. Our game plan is to be in water as much as...

Family Fun Summer Staycation in Dallas

My Crazy Savings 6/22 7:41A Courtney Solstad
We are now two weeks into summer and my girls needed a change of scenery. Honestly, I did too! We were invited to check out all of the fun that the Anatole has this summer and...

Travel with the World Burger Tour at Hard Rock Cafe

My Crazy Savings 6/21 4:22P Courtney Solstad
Hubby and I were very excited to be invited to try the World Burger Tour at Hardrock Cafe! We LOVE a good burger and trying new things and were totally game for this fun...

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Sunuva Giveaway.

The Wiegands 6/29 2:29P CaseyWiegand
We are huge huge fans over here of Sunuva !!! We have worked with them before and absolutely adore their clothes & swimsuits for boys and girls! My littles literally live in their adorable stuff and...

The Design Network: Patio Perfection

The Wiegands 6/29 8:14A CaseyWiegand
Our new series with The Design Network launched recently ( thank you so much for all the love!!) and you can watch our fourth episode today: Patio Perfection !! I am so incredibly excited to share...


The Wiegands 6/25 3:26A CaseyWiegand
Yesterday I woke up a year older and it was my favorite birthday to date. I mentioned this on instagram but we are back in Texas! Some problems with the camper led us home. It would be easier for...


The Wiegands 6/23 2:15P 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....

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How to Melt Homemade Crayons in the Sun

Pounds 4 Pennies 6/26 12:59A Amy
School is out and my kindergartener has brought home a box full of broken crayons. We usually just dump them in another box of broken crayons for him to create his colorful masterpieces. The small...

Christine McKenny Presents 3202 Drexel Drive | $1,695,000

In the Loop Kids (Features) 6/25 3:00A Christine McKenny
3202 Drexel Drive | $1,695,000 | 4 Bedroom | 4.1 Bath | 3 Living Areas | 4550 sqft | Built 2001 | Saltwater Pool | 50x150 Gorgeous Highland Park home in Armstrong Elementary. Well kept-home with...

DIY American Girl Doll Apron

Crafty Texas Girls 6/23 10:30P Samantha Conner
This post is titled "America Doll Apron". But a better title would probably be- do something fun with your kids. Because although we did make American Doll Aprons together, the finished product wasn't...

Birthday Giveaway

Pounds 4 Pennies 6/23 1:33A Amy
It s my birthday and I wanted to celebrate with all of you, so I am offering an Amazon gift card. Now you can buy a little special something for yourself or someone else. Who doesn t like free money...

Mason Jar Bank for Father’s Day Gift

Pounds 4 Pennies 6/19 3:34A Amy
Giving a handmade gift is a rewarding experience. Especially when my kids get the chance to make a gift. I love to see the joy in their faces when they give their gift. If your guy is like mine, he...

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A Worrywart’s Guide to Celebrating July 4th with Kids

Mommy Shorts 6/30 2:07A Mommy Shorts
The Fourth of July is all about getting together with friends and family for good old-fashioned American fun. Picnics, parades, pies, the possibility of losing a finger it all works together to form...

Alternate Use for a Tractor

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Ree Drummond 6/30 1:30A Ree
On the ranch this time of year, a tractor is used for lifting and loading massive bales of hay. But it has another use, too. I ll just go ahead and let these photos speak for themselves. Not that I d...

Do You Paint Your Nails?

Design Mom 6/29 1:01P Design Mom
By Gabrielle.  Adorable manicure found on  The Glitter Guide . So many heavy topics lately! I don t really mind — I like a good, serious conversation. But today I woke up needing something a little...

20 Summer Projects for Every Kind of Kid

Mommy Shorts 6/29 4:30A Mommy Shorts
School is over and now the trick is figuring out what to do with the kids during the summer. Just like last year, I ll be taking the kids to our house on Long Island, while Mike commutes back and...

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