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Essential Oils for Common Ailments

Kids Activities Blog 6/26 7:00A Brittany Kelly
There are many common, everyday things that essential oils can help with, but did you know that you can use  essential oils for common ailments ? One of the best parts of essential oils is that they...

Cupcake Liner Turtle Craft

Kids Activities Blog 6/26 4:00A Melissa
Do your kids love turtles? If so, they will adore this Easy Cupcake Liner Turtle Craft ! It s simple, fun and only requires basic, minimal supplies. Cupcake Liner Turtle Craft Cupcake liner crafts are...

C Is For Caterpillar. Letter C craft

Kids Activities Blog 6/25 1:00P Birute Efe
We are having so much fun with out letter crafts. Make sure to check out what we did with letter A and B . Let s make Caterpillar with the letter C. This is one of our favorite letter crafts. My kids...

Summer Smoothie: Blueberry Peach

North Texas Kids 6/25 4:15A NTKids
Summer Smoothie Made with Blueberries, Peaches Vanilla Yogurt and Orange Sherbet Try this delicious summer smoothie recipe and let us know what you think! What You Need: ½ C orange juice ½ C frozen...

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New Kindergarten Openings Available

In the Loop Kids (Education) 6/14 10:48A Gigi Ekstrom
Lakehill Preparatory School Are you still searching for a school for your elementary school age son or daughter? Would your child benefit from a low student-to-teacher ratio and small class size? We...

Fun Ways to Keep Kids Learning Over Summer Break

In the Loop Kids (Education) 6/14 10:00A Riley Heruska
It's no secret that, for most kids, summer break means hitting pause on education for a few months. As much as your children want to veg out all summer, that's not always the best way to spend the...

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Italian Chicken Sheet Pan Supper by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/21 3:59A Ree
Don’t tell anyone, but I do actually have a handful of recipes in my upcoming cookbook that I can absolutely say are my favorites. Of course, I love every recipe in the book else they would have been...

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Sometimes Dads Give The Best Advice on Twitter

Days of a Domestic Dad 6/26 6:27A Colby
On Father’s Day, Jimmy Fallon asked the world to give their best #Dadvice and #DadQuotes on Twitter…and the world didn’t let us down. When Dad is normally giving us advice or...

Teach Object Permanence to Your Baby with Fun Games

7 on a Shoestring 6/26 6:19A Staci Salazar
Disclosure: This post is made possible with support from the Association of University Centers on Disabilities through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease...

Advice: An Answer to How Does She Do It?

Dallas Single Mom 6/26 12:59A Teia Collier
Dallas Single Mom How does she do it? How do you do it? It s a question that gets asked of moms everywhere, and I have a feeling that it gets asked of single moms even more so.  I, myself, was asked...

17 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Make Right Now!

Jens RAQ 6/25 8:15A Jenn L
Ice cream sandwich recipes can be as easy or as complicated as you want to make them.  I can t believe how delicious some of these homemade ice cream sandwiches sound!  Try a...

Hilarious Summer Jokes that Kids Will Love

Frugal Fun For Boys 6/24 4:39A Sarah
Here s a collection of clean summer themed jokes for kids!  Use these to liven up a boring afternoon or read them in the car to pass time on a road trip.  If you have a joke...

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Race the Fidget Spinner

My Crazy Savings 6/26 10:01A Courtney Solstad
I have partnered with Oriental Trading to bring you this post! All opinions are mine and are honest! ou are probably well aware fidget spinners are THE thing right now! My...

New Look for Pampers Baby Dry

My Crazy Savings 6/26 8:53A Courtney Solstad
By now you all know that I LOVE Pampers diapers! I have been sponsored by them to bring you this post, all thoughts and opinions are my own! I love knowing that I am...

Universal Smartphone MyQ Garage Door Controller

My Crazy Savings 6/22 8:34A Courtney Solstad
I love being able to streamline and do more from my iPhone! I was offered a MyQ Garage Door Controller to review and knew this would be an easy product to fall in love with!...

Resort Style Staycation at Hilton Anatole JadeWaters

My Crazy Savings 6/19 11:32A Courtney Solstad
You do NOT have to leave Dallas to feel like you are at a resort! I just got back off of a family fun staycation where my family was hosted at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas....

Father’s Day Gift Idea from Spa810 Plano

My Crazy Savings 6/15 4:43P Courtney Solstad
My hubby works hard to provide well for our family and I knew this year I wanted to spoil him for Father s Day! He is picky when it comes to clothes or shoes, so I knew that...

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The Wiegands 6/25 3:50A CaseyWiegand
It's so amazing to walk a path and look backwards and see how clearly the Lord has led you step by step there. In the moment it might seem uncertain or confusing but as you look back you can see the...

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Home Renovation - Part 4 (the end!)

Crafty Texas Girls 6/15 10:30P Samantha Conner
Annnnnd we are almost done! The final touch for our house remodel was to install the light fixtures and paint. At this point, we had been at it for almost 6 weeks. So we were ready to get it all...

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Friday Finds

Rage Against the Minivan 6/23 3:00P (lunareece)
1. Foiled Llama Stemless Wine Glass Set | Urban Outfitters 2. Metal, Gold, & Leather Bar Cart | Target 3. W&P Design Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker | Urban Outfitters 4. Mid-Century Bar Cart | West Elm 5....

A Few Things

Design Mom 6/23 1:03P Design Mom
Hello, Friends. How are you? Did you have a good week? According to Facebook, it looks like my East Coast friends are (finally) enjoying their last day of school today. We ve been out of school for a...

Anthropologie SUMMER TAG SALE

Design Mom 6/23 9:26A Audrey Moore
The heat wave is still in full force. Who s ready soak up the sun this weekend? Maybe hit the beach or the lake? If you need something summery to wear, here s a head s up that Anthropologie is having...

11 Things You Need to Join My At-Home Summer Work Out Series

Mommy Shorts 6/23 9:07A Allie Isnardi
For the past eight weeks, Allie and I have been working out three days a week (one hour per session) with Jennifer Nyp at Zen Girl Fitness , a pilates and personal training studio in SOHO. This has...

Harlow Teaches Me How to Make a Bowl of Cereal

Mommy Shorts 6/23 8:02A Allie Isnardi
If you don’t already know, “a bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios with milk” has replaced Harlow’s waffle obsession. She asks for it every single morning, in those words exactly. If I were to say, “Harlow, do...

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