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50 Smoothie Recipes Kids Love

Kids Activities Blog 5/22 1:00P Liz
Do your kids drink smoothies?  It s a great way to sneak in healthy goodness without them knowing, so I love finding new smoothie recipes to try.  I could never get my 4 year old to eat raw spinach,...

25 Kid-Friendly Frozen Drinks for Summer

Kids Activities Blog 5/22 7:00A Rachel
Cold sugary drinks just make summer feel more like summer!  They are our favorite afternoon treat after a swim.  You can also make a big batch for as an idea for a kids party.   If you like these...

American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day

North Texas Kids 5/22 4:29A NTKids
American Hiking Society s National Trails Day, Hike Through History The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation, Inc. to host June 6 Hike Through History as part of American Hiking Society’s...

Origami and Kinetic Energy

Kids Activities Blog 5/22 1:00A Rachel
STEM activities refer to any process that kids can do integrating concepts from science, technology, engineering and mathematics. STEM activities are great for helping kids bring scientific principles...

Learn About The Ocean

Kids Activities Blog 5/21 6:33P Carla Wiking
Do you have a kiddo who can t get enough of the ocean?   Learn about the ocean with the help of technology!  Explore the deep blue without even leaving the house!  Here at Kids Activities Blog we have...

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Community Question: Can a “Work Away from Home” Mom Homeschool?

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 5/22 5:54A 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...

Friday Photos: Adieu to our Interns!

Dallas Museum of Art Education Blog 5/22 5:26A Sarah Coffey
Somehow it s already time for Memorial Day where has this year gone?! And sadly, that means today we say farewell to this year s wonderful bunch of McDermott Interns . They ve...

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Memorial Day is Delicious!

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 5/22 1:34A Ree
I usually share a roundup of Memorial Day-friendly recipes on the Friday before, because Memorial Day is the kickoff for summer holidays. Restaurant Style Salsa . Make it by the gallon! Truly the best...

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake

The Bakers Mann 5/20 3:00A noreply@blogger.com (The Baker's
It is nearing the end of May which means that in about 2 weeks, I am totally screwed. I have not scheduled any camps which means “Mom, I’m bored” is going to echo through these halls. Today I am...
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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 5/18 2:04A Ree
Chicken nuggets. What can we say about them? They re so simple, so ubiquitous, such a steady component in the diet of American kids. And okay American kids parents. And the choices they re abundant!...

Strawberry Sauce

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 5/15 4:58A Ree
I love ice cream. (Duh. I m a human being walking this earth, after all!) Unless bananas are involved (yuck! blech! ugh!), I will pretty much inhale any kind of ice cream put in front of me. Add a...

Strawberry Mini-Muffins

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 5/12 3:16A Ree
I m doing some blog cooking today and tomorrow, so I ll have some new recipes to share with you in the coming days and weeks. Meanwhile, I posted a new recipe over on Land O Lakes and I wanted to...

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Banana S’mores Bites and DIY Beach Fire Pit

The Nerd's Wife 5/22 11:12A Arena Blake
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LetsMakeSmores #CollectiveBias There’s nothing quite like ending a day at the beach with...

Summer Boating Safety Tips : Discover Boating

7 on a Shoestring 5/22 8:00A Staci Salazar
Summer is almost here and that means it s time to get excited about getting on the water. We live on a pretty large lake in Texas. A lot of the activities in town revolve...

50 Uses for Huggies Wipes

Meet The Roubineks 5/22 2:39A Jamie Roubinek
In just two weeks, I will celebrate my 6 year anniversary of changing diapers every single day. When we had our first child six years ago I had no idea we d be in the diaper...

Disney’s Tomorrowland : The Story Behind the Movie

7 on a Shoestring 5/22 2:00A Staci Salazar
Did you know that Tomorrowland was created by Walt Disney as a section of Disneyland way back in 1955? The story behind the movie was conceptualized when a box simply labeled...

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10 Tips for enjoying Fantasy in Sand

My Crazy Savings 5/22 11:41A Courtney Solstad
If you are looking for real cool indoor activity for your family then you will not want to miss out on Fantasy in the Sand in Arlington. I was invited to a media preview night...

Rooms to Go Memorial Day Sale

My Crazy Savings 5/22 9:11A Courtney Solstad
*I was provided with a giftcard for my time. All opinions are my own and are honest. Rooms To Go has some great deals this weekend. Check out their awesome sales and print...

Dining: PDQ – People Dedicated to Quality

My Crazy Savings 5/20 6:19P Courtney Solstad
My family was invited to come and check out PDQ, a new restaurant in Frisco. We love chicken, salad and sandwiches and were excited to see what this fun restaurant was all...

HURRY! Pine Cove is filling up!

My Crazy Savings 5/19 6:01P Courtney Solstad
Have you started signing your kids up for youth camps? I have! Pine Cove has some awesome ones but spots are limited so you will have to call for one! There are some spots at...

Becoming a Sports Mom: Easy Healthy Snacks (+ Giveaway)

My Crazy Savings 5/17 7:12P Courtney Solstad
My girls love it when we get to pick and bring snacks for the team. They like to be involved in choosing what we take. Personally, I don t like to buy junk food for my girls...

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The Wiegands 5/21 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....

Seven Things I’m Glad I Did Before Whole30

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 5/21 10:02A Jennifer
It s Day 7 of Whole30. It s also Sunday. And around here because Sundays are workdays for us it s leftover day too! So that s what we re eating for breakfast and lunch today....

Tuesday Giveaway.

The Wiegands 5/18 3:42P CaseyWiegand
This is such a fun giveaway to share with you today! We opened up our Avocare box and there were not only various flavors but also crackers, salt and pepper and an amazing selection of recipes to...

Whole30 Day Four – Feeling A Bit Like Tigger Today!

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 5/18 7:36A Jennifer
I know I sound like a broken record, but I didn t sleep again last night. I tossed and turned for most of it and fell asleep just before the 5:30 a.m. alarm rang. I won t mention this sleeping issue...

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End of Season or School "Party Favors"

Crafty Texas Girls 5/19 8:30A Samantha Conner
It's the end of everything right now. Soccer, dance, school etc. It's all wrapping up for summer. We have made so many sweet friends in these activities, I thought it would be fun to give out a little...

Dreams Come True – Disney Social Media Moms Celebration

Pounds 4 Pennies 5/19 6:05A Amy
I was sent invitation to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. I paid a modest fee, which included a room at the Disney Yacht Club, park tickets and amazing events, parties and perks while...

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A Few Things

Design Mom 5/22 6:00A Design Mom
Photo and text by Gabrielle. Oh my goodness. What a strange week this was for me blogging-wise. I m sort of stunned it s already Friday. I was traveling on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday — Tuesday...

5 Ways Teaching Prepared Me for Motherhood

Scary Mommy 5/22 4:00A Emily Spence
Image via Shutterstock I once taught 8th grade. When I tell people that, I m usually met with wide eyes and comments such as, Yuck! How did you deal with moody teens on a...

5 People You Meet on a Flight With Your Children

Scary Mommy 5/22 3:00A Robyn Reisch
Image via Shutterstock Recently, we set out to brave the fine line between bold and stupid by taking our child on a lengthy international flight. When telling our vacation...

Mazzy, My Other Favorite Child

Mommy Shorts 5/22 2:36A Mommy Shorts
I have this weird thing where I feel both children must be treated equally and lately Mazzy has been getting the short end of the stick. Not in real life. Just online. I ve posted about Harlow s...

Lord, Grant Me Patience This Summer Vacation

Scary Mommy 5/22 2:00A Jill Veldhouse
The countdown has begun. Nine days until the official start of summer vacation at our house. It s not like an excited Nine days until Christmas type of situation either, but...

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