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15 Beautiful Adult Coloring Books

Kids Activities Blog 11/25 12:00P Liz
Have you seen all the rage behind the adult coloring books ? I ll admit I was a little hesitant to the idea at first, but now that I ve tried it I am hooked! A lot of these books have been around for...

My Child Is Hitting : Real Solutions That Work

Kids Activities Blog 11/25 12:00A Becky Mansfield
I overheard a mom on the playground telling her friend   My child is hitting.  This is hard to deal with, I know.   If you are dealing with temper tantrums that get out of control, you are not alone....

Make Your Own “Before You Go” Toilet Spray

Kids Activities Blog 11/24 12:00P Liz
A couple of years ago at our office gift exchange a co-worker gave everyone something called Poo-Pourri. No one had ever heard of it before and we thought it was a total joke. Turns out, it was a real...

Super Easy Crockpot Fudge

Kids Activities Blog 11/24 6:00A Rachel
This crockpot fudge recipe makes a massive batch  we were able to fill quite a few jars to give to family or friends and top ice-cream sundaes for most of the year! This is such rich and yummy fudge...

12 Active Play Gifts for Kids

Kids Activities Blog 11/24 12:00A Holly
Finding the perfect gift for kids can sometimes be challenging because you want something that they will REALLY play with and not for just a few minutes. As a parent, having toys that kept the kids...

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Friday Photos: Educators Night Out

Dallas Museum of Art Education Blog 11/20 7:59A Whitney Sirois
Despite harsh weather conditions this past Monday evening, Educators Night Out saw great success! Teachers were invited to enjoy International Pop and Jackson Pollock: Blind...

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Cooking Video: Cloverleaf Rolls by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 11/25 5:40A Ree
Image: Parade Magazine These no-knead rolls have been featured here on my website (years ago! Just check out the photos. Haha), on Parade Magazine , and on my Food Network show. And that s because...

Cooking Video: Caramel Apple Pie by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 11/24 1:51P Ree
Hi, friends! I ve been wanting to share occasional video clips from my various Food Network episodes, so you could catch some recipes that you might have missed here and there. And so you can see my...

Thanksgiving Recipes for You! by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 11/19 3:36A Ree
I can t believe Thanksgiving is next week! I hope you ve been checking out all the amazing posts over on Food & Friends I ve found more than a couple of things that I m dying to try. Food & Friends...

Beautiful Brussels Sprouts by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 11/16 2:41A Ree
First things first: My new Thanksgiving special will air tonight on Food Network at 8 Eastern/7 Central! I hope you love it. It s called P-Widdy s Totally Awesome Turkey Day Special and it ll be lots...

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Gratitude When We Don’t Feel Grateful…

Frugal Fun For Boys 11/26 2:35A Sarah
Last week, we had a boy with an attitude.  It started with something minor, but when I corrected him on it, the situation escalated.  As my husband and I talked with this...

8 Winter Indoor Activities For Kids : Qixels

7 on a Shoestring 11/25 6:46A Staci Salazar
Perhaps it s because we are in the South and used to warm weather, but when the temperatures turn cold we tend to hibernate. That means we have to get creative with indoor...

Hot New Toys for Preschoolers from LeapFrog

Jens RAQ 11/25 5:29A Jenn
Christmas is coming, and I would love to share with you some amazing and hot new toys for preschoolers from LeapFrog.  They are educational, fun, interactive, light up, and...

What It’s Like Starting Invisalign Treatment

7 on a Shoestring 11/25 5:00A Staci Salazar
Jaden began her Invisalign Teen® treatment three months ago now. Over the past few months, she has learned how to best handle her trays, as well as the side effects of wearing...

Let’s say “Thank You, Doggy!”

Dallas Single Mom 11/25 4:25A Heather Buen
Dallas Single Mom According to a recent Milo s Kitchen Dog Happy Survey a national survey of 3,000 U.S. dog parents by the popular Milo s Kitchen dog treat brand Americans want to say thanks to our...

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2015 Black Friday Ads and Deals

My Crazy Savings 11/25 2:00A Courtney Solstad
Here is the list of Black Friday Ads! I will continue to add as I get them! Ace Hardware – Opens Black Friday Bass Pro – Opens at 5AM on Black Friday Bealls – Open...

Some of my Favorite Money Saving Sites to Shop

My Crazy Savings 11/24 8:05A Courtney Solstad
Ready to get your money saving skills on? The day after Thanksgiving is popularly known as Black Friday, filled with deals upon deals, and for a while, that was enough. Then...

Five of my Favorite Essentials for Diaper Bag

My Crazy Savings 11/24 2:00A Courtney Solstad
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BeHealthyForEveryPartofLife #CollectiveBias I am in a fun season in...

Family Fun at Topgolf

My Crazy Savings 11/23 9:41A Courtney Solstad
Are you looking for a fun way to get out and about with your family this holiday season? If so, then you will want to check out your local Topgolf! I had family fly in from...

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The Wiegands 11/24 3:34P 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....

JAK designs Giveaway.

The Wiegands 11/23 12:50P CaseyWiegand
The minute I saw these camera straps, I was like "these are so me!!" They are beautifully handmade scarf and leather camera straps- so unique, well made, gorgeous fabric choices. Perfect for a mama on...


The Wiegands 11/20 2:29P CaseyWiegand
We have used Minted for our Christmas cards every year and wouldn't have it any other way! We adore their cards, quality, options, amazing customer service and company! We also this year fell in love...

White Floors and thoughts on Motherhood.

The Wiegands 11/19 12:35P CaseyWiegand
Danielle left Sunday night and at some point in the evening Chris walked over to the old carpet and pulled up a corner, "lets risk it, lets pull it up!" We had been hesitant to pull it up because we...

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars & More

Crafty Texas Girls 11/23 2:42A Samantha Conner
Our friends hosted a Thanksgiving party on Saturday-- it was a Friendsgiving Party. A Friendsgiving is a fun way to celebrate being thankful, with your friends! The food at Friendsgiving Party is the...

Aiding And Abetting

Gift Pepper 11/21 3:21P GiftPepper
Got a friend who is your partner in crime? You know--the one who turns an ordinary night out into an epic adventure for the record books? This is a friend you want to honor with a wink and smile, and...

Snowball Express

Gift Pepper 11/20 4:55P GiftPepper
Some of the best memories of childhood are playing in the snow, making snow angels, sledding, and having snowball fights. Simple, pure, fun! Capture that unbridled joy with this Indoor Snowball Fight...

Make It Yours

Crafty Texas Girls 11/19 9:30P Samantha Conner
There is something about the upcoming holiday season that makes me want to get our house spruced up. (I actually think it started with that new painting in my sitting area.) But it is also because I...

Washi Tape Crafts

Crafty Texas Girls 11/15 9:30P Samantha Conner
Recently, I was sent the new Washi Tape Crafts: 110 Way to Decorate Just About Anything by Amy Anderson to review. My daughters and I played around with the book - it includes not only ideas, but 10...

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QOES: How do you like your cranberry sauce?

Rage Against the Minivan 11/26 2:39A (Kristen How
I grew up with cranberry sauce out of a can. My grandmother, and then later my mother, would empty the gelatinous mold only a plate and then cut it into thick slices. This is all I knew cranberry...

Jack Experiments with Screen Time

Mommy Shorts 11/26 2:13A Mommy Shorts
This post is sponsored by VTech. All opinions are genuine. When Vtech asked me to try out their InnoTab Max, I wasn t sure I could give it a fair review, since my kids have been using an adult...

12 Very Modern Things Parents are Really Thankful For

Mommy Shorts 11/25 6:41P Mommy Shorts
Sure, I m thankful for family and friends and good health and what not. Isn t everybody? But if I m really honest, I find myself thanking Seamless and Uber pretty often too. I m a person who sleeps...

‘Tis the Season (of the Force) at Disneyland

Rage Against the Minivan 11/25 1:02P (Kristen How
A trip to Disneyland is always magical, but combined with the spirit of the holiday season, it is even more spectacular. I have amazing memories of visiting Disneyland with my parents as a child, and...

Wednesday's Child: Thomas

Rage Against the Minivan 11/25 8:00A (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...

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