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Chocolate Spotted PB&J Puppy Sandwich

Kids Activities Blog 8/31 1:00P Beth
Kids love fun food and this Chocolate Spotted PB&J Puppy Sandwich is sure to get even the pickiest eater excited about lunch. This adorable sandwich made out of white flat bread is filled with peanut...

7 Tips for When Your Child Stays Home Alone

North Texas Kids 8/31 8:34A NTKids
Ways to Keep Your Child Safe When Home Alone As parents, we never want to leave our children home alone, but sometimes it is unavoidable.  Here are a few basics to keep in mind when your child must be...

How to Make Paper Plate Masks

Kids Activities Blog 8/31 4:00A Katie
Paper plate crafts  are so much fun! We ve made  paper plate roses and other paper plate crafts with kids.  But this time, we were inspired by imagination.  Since my three-year-old pretends to be a...

DIY Lego Costume

Kids Activities Blog 8/31 1:00A Rachel
Would your LEGO enthusiast love to wear a giant LEGO costume for Halloween this year?  Let us help you with this fun idea just one of our many homemade Halloween costumes .  We at Kids Activities Blog...

15 Fun Braid Hairstyles for Girls

Kids Activities Blog 8/30 9:33P Brittanie
Now that school is back in session, we want to help our girls look their best. When they look their best they often times feel their best and that confidence goes such a long way. So today we have...

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Parish Episcopal School is Back in Class

In the Loop Kids (Education) 8/28 4:28P ParishEpiscopal
The first day of school can be the hardest or the most exciting day for parents and students alike. Theres the rush to fix breakfast, to put on the uniform and lace up the brand new pair of school...

Friday Photos: Summer Progress

Dallas Museum of Art Education Blog 8/28 7:43A Jessica Fuentes
This summer, visitors to the Center for Creative Connections have participated in a communal drawing activity called Community at LARGE . Individual visitors enlarged one small portion of Progress...

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Lettuce Wraps

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 8/30 11:00P Ree
Lettuce wraps are everything. Absolutely everything. And I know they ve been around forever, and I know they re everywhere, and I know I shouldn t have worn turquoise mascara when I got my senior...

Edna Mae’s Escalloped Cabbage

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 8/28 5:33A Ree
This is a version of a recipe from my husband s beloved grandmother, Edna Mae. And that means just one thing: It is going to be splendidly delicious! All things from Edna Mae generally are. It s a...

Super Chix

Itty Bitty Foodies 8/25 3:12A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
Cluck! Cluck! There's a new top chook in town and Super Chix has us clucking for more! Dallas has an insatiable appetite for fried chicken. Every time a new fried chicken place opens, it's packed....

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Prepare for Force Friday, September 4!

Carrie Elle 8/31 7:51A Carrie
Leading up to the advent of the latest Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, Disney is announcing a live-stream event on YouTube. This event will feature internet unboxing celebrities opening boxes of...

My Grossest Moment with Potty Training (so far!)

Jens RAQ 8/30 7:13P Jenn
As parents, there are a lot of moments we aren t particularly proud of.  Then there are, of course, the moments that you think might be the end of you when they re happening,...

Pecan Goodie Bars

Meet The Roubineks 8/30 3:16P Jamie Roubinek
This post is sponsored by Lone Star Eggs, however all opinions are my own. If you re from Texas, you get it. If you re not, well, you might still be wondering about us. Our...

LEGO Building Challenge for Kids: Brain Puzzles

Frugal Fun For Boys 8/30 10:01A Sarah
LEGO Brain Puzzles!  This open-ended LEGO building challenge is perfect for a LEGO club, class, or group. Or even a family game night! Challenge:  Build a puzzle that makes a...

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My new FAVORITE Girl Scout Snack #QuakerUp

My Crazy Savings 8/27 9:18A Courtney Solstad
I hate paying the crazy prices of Girl Scout cookies but I can t help myself Those Samoas are SOO good! I can t find anything like them anywhere else! So I pay the big bucks...

End of Summer fun at Hawaiian Falls White Settlement

My Crazy Savings 8/24 6:38A Courtney Solstad
We decided that we would take our kids for one last staycation in the Dallas area. Since we are Hawaiian Falls season pass holders, we can go to any location. We decided to...

Cracked but not Shattered

My Crazy Savings 8/23 8:59A Courtney Solstad
I love my iPhone as it helps me save so much time and keeps me organized. I rarely let my kids touch it. I found out about Phantom Glass and posted about it before, you can...

How to get the Perfect Back to School pictures!

My Crazy Savings 8/21 12:41P Courtney Solstad
If you have a little on going to elementary school, you will love this post! I am going to tell you my biggest secret on how to get the PERFECT back to school pictures! You...

How to pack the perfect On the Go Snack Box

My Crazy Savings 8/21 11:00A Courtney Solstad
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FuelTheirAdventures #CollectiveBias We have been in full swing back...

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Cooking with Blue Apron.

The Wiegands 8/31 2:41P CaseyWiegand
I have to admit, I tend to have a set of recipes that feel comfortable to me and I normally just stick to them. But in the past 6 months I have really tried to break out of that. And when Blue Apron a...

Six Conversation Starters For Family Mealtime

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 8/31 12:30A Jennifer
School is back in session. And if you read my back-to-school post , then you know how I feel about it. It s a mixed bag. For our family, a new school year brings a whole host of exciting things. My...

simple life. oils in the morning.

The Wiegands 8/28 11:54A CaseyWiegand
In September I am going to begin sharing about how simple oils have made my life. I know, the opposite of what you think. New way of doing things? Intimidated, overwhelmed. Not so much, they have made...

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My new favorite dress

Rage Against the Minivan 8/31 4:04P noreply@blogger.com (Kristen How
Every once in a while I will find a dress that's perfectly comfortable and stylish and easy to wear without ironing, and I will order it in several colors and pretty much wear it every day until it...

And just like that (ha!!) no more diapers

Girls Gone Child 8/31 11:16A noreply@blogger.com (GIRL'S GONE
This week on Mom.me, I wrote the last chapter (AKA "caboose") of The Potty Train. Yes, it's true. The day has finally come. I have waited ten+ years for this day and now, here we are... in a house...

Super Lice??

Design Mom 8/31 8:05A Design Mom
Photo and text by Gabrielle. Have you been reading the crazy headlines about Super Lice ? If you ve missed out, here s the summary: apparently, head lice in at least 25 states have become resistant to...

My Family at their Hangriest

Mommy Shorts 8/31 5:17A Mommy Shorts
PHOTO CONTEST: One Year Naturebox membership Most of you are probably familiar with the term hangry . It s when hunger strikes and food isn t readily available resulting in a physical/emotional state...

Pure Happiness

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Ree Drummond 8/31 3:02A Ree
Well, Paige and I lasted all of six days before we had to go visit Alex at college again. I m super strong emotionally; that s something you should definitely know about me! Ahem. But we had a really,...

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