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Printable Rainbow Crafts and Activities

Kids Activities Blog 3/5 12:00P Jen Goode
Why choose one color if you can use them all? Color with the entire rainbow today s list of printable rainbow crafts and activities . Whether you are looking for something to do on a rainy day, a new...

Color Changing Milk Science Experiment

Kids Activities Blog 3/4 7:00P Rachel
Science experiments help us grow. Through experimenting and exploring we are able to ask questions, make assumptions, and then seek solutions. We are able to learn more about the world around us. This...

Free Coloring Pages – Spring Buggies

Kids Activities Blog 3/4 12:00P Sandra
This free Spring Buggies Coloring Pages set is ready for you to have some fun!  But don t just color them in.  There are so many ways to use these and I m going to share some of them with you below....

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Mighty Molarman makes brushing FUN!

In the Loop Kids (Health and Safety) 3/2 11:02A Bri Crum
"No more battling your kids to brush...Mighty Molarman makes brushing FUN!!!" Dr. John Bond is the creative visionary behind Mighty Molarman as well as being a dentist and entrepreneur in Dallas. He...

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Nutella Hot Chocolate

Itty Bitty Foodies Blog 3/5 9:14A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
A record snow day in Dallas! 7 inches fell last night and Dallasites woke up to a beautiful sunny blue skies and a winter wonderland. Our East Coast friends will laugh that our kids were kept home...

Asian Pulled Pork Crock-Pot recipe

Itty Bitty Foodies Blog 3/2 3:38P Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
The Crock-Pot is my BFF on days when the kids have after school activities. This Asian style pulled pork recipe is versatile with rice for dinner and leftovers in slider buns for lunch the next day. I...

Veggie Scramble

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 3/2 1:42A Ree
There’s nothing quicker or easier in life than whipping up a big skillet of scrambled eggs, and if you throw in a bunch of simple add-ins, you can turn it into a delicious, satisfying breakfast (or...

Tips on how to store your food longer #foodhacks

Itty Bitty Foodies Blog 2/25 10:30P Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
My fridge is a disaster at the end of the week. How s yours? Every Sunday evening, I invariably find floppy carrots, slimy spinach leaves, browning beans and prune-like ginger root. Throwing out...

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Clothespin and Button Car Craft for Kids

Frugal Fun For Boys 3/5 5:30P Sarah
Here s a simple craft for kids who like cars! These fun cars are made out of clothespins and buttons.  Now that we have big kids (the oldest two are 11 and 8), the younger two...

Snow Day Number 1,542,685

Carrie Elle 3/5 11:52A Carrie
If you are on Facebook or ever listen to the news, you probably know that It Has Been Snowing in Texas. I mean, seriously. If you have *one* Facebook friend from Texas, you ve probably seen at least...

Four Ways to Work from Home Efficiently

Bare Feet on the Dashboard (Dallas Mom Blog) 3/5 9:14A Becca Eby
If you are stuck in a cubicle all day or in a job you hate, working from home might seem like a dream life. Working from home definitely has its perks, but it can also be a major challenge and a huge...

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RaceTrac: Value Fresh Meal Deals $4.99 (+ Giveaway)

My Crazy Savings 3/4 1:37A Courtney Solstad
This post was written by me on behalf of RaceTrac. I was compensated for the review, however all views and opinions are 100% my own. #ad Spring sports have started and with...

Creative play for kids with kat & duke

My Crazy Savings 3/2 5:03A Courtney Solstad
In a world that tells our kids to get online or to grow up I am thankful for a brand that thinks about what kids need! Truth is, they do not NEED to be online, and they do not...

Open letter to my single parent friends…

My Crazy Savings 2/26 4:40P Courtney Solstad
I ve been doing this parenting thing for about 10 years now. It has it s ups and downs. One thing that helps on those really hard days is knowing that I can tag my hubby in to...

Shop around and save some money!

My Crazy Savings 2/24 3:21P Courtney Solstad
We just moved into a new house and with the move, we decided to shop insurance to make sure we were getting the best deal. We found that we DIDN T have the best price that was...

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Natural Beauty Month. Makeup.

The Wiegands 3/4 12:05P CaseyWiegand
Last summer I decided I was going to start sharing what our family was doing with Essential Oils and natural products and how it has forever changed our life! It has been so amazing to see a beautiful...


The Wiegands 3/3 4:27P 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....

Banner Apparel.

The Wiegands 3/2 12:22P CaseyWiegand
The minute I saw Banner Apparel, I was in love!!! I want all their t-shirts for me and my kiddos!! Not only are they adorable & comfy but they have such a great excited to share them...

Just a Spoon Full of Honey and Lemon …

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 3/1 3:52P Jennifer
Happy Sunday, everyone!  I wanted to take a moment to publish a quick update on the H2O Project.  We re eleven days in to our beverage fast and going strong. (Despite my bump...

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How to Make Cruella De Vil Cupcakes

Pounds 4 Pennies 3/5 2:58A Amy
We had a blast at our Disney Villaintines party the other week. I made some fun black and white cupcakes inspired by Cruella De Vil. These Cruella De Vil Cupcakes were a huge hit at our party and...

Another Snow Day? Cheap Entertainment Ideas for Kiddos

Forth Worth Moms Blog 3/4 11:30P Jody
I m not sure about you all, but the last little bit of less-than-perfect weather has flipped our house topsy turvy. As much as I would like to think our family is all free-spirited and laid-back, the...

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5 Reasons Moms Love Other Children’s Meltdowns

Scary Mommy 3/5 10:36A Quin Heavrin
Image via Shutterstock Guilty pleasures. Those sick and awesomely twisted things we all do as moms that we like to pretend we don’t do but just can’t help ourselves from doing...

As their hands went over their hearts, the sun came down.

Girls Gone Child 3/5 7:57A (GIRL'S GONE
Our first night in Lima , I went for a walk. I was exhausted and under-caffeinated and I was dying to explore Barannca , where our Bed and Breakfast was located. I grabbed a...

Growing A Family: Kari Weston

Design Mom 3/5 7:30A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Family photo by Blue Lily Photography . Have you ever been in a position where you were given the advice to just wait? It’s horrible, isn’t it? Especially if you’re waiting for a baby;...

TBT: The conundrum with the ornate feather

Rage Against the Minivan 3/4 11:00P (Kristen How
On Thursdays I revive a post from the archives. This is from July 2009. I have grossly underestimated my four-year-old. We are having some issues with sleep in our house. People are often asking me...

When We Were Munchkins

Mommy Shorts 3/4 5:07P Mommy Shorts
The photos above are two of my favorite photos ever taken. That’s me, my mom and my sister on the left. And me, Mazzy and Harlow on the right. Kind of crazy how similar they are, right? Except nothing...

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