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55+ Disney Crafts

Kids Activities Blog 4/17 1:00P Liz
If your kids adore Disney movies like mine do, they re going to love these.  We have a huge selection of Disney crafts today  Frozen, Planes, Maleficent and more! The fun thing about this list is it...

Balloonacy: Making Friends with a Curious Red Balloon

North Texas Kids 4/17 11:12A NTKids
Balloonacy at Dallas Children s Theater through April 19th A lonely old man is set in his silent, solitary ways until a curious red balloon blows through his window and insists on becoming his...

DIY Hopscotch Playmat

Kids Activities Blog 4/17 8:50A Carla Wiking
Learn how to create this simple and fun hopscotch play mat and spark hours of active play . With Spring upon us, it s the perfect time to put down the phone and amp up the play!  This mat is perfect...

Make Octopus Hot Dogs

Kids Activities Blog 4/17 1:00A Shannon Carino
Octopus hot dogs have always been one of my kids favorite lunch ideas!  They re cute and fun, and easy to make. Would your little one love to make octopus hot dogs ? Toss up some blue-sea pasta, add a...

21 Make-Ahead Dinners

Kids Activities Blog 4/16 1:00P Charity Mathews
Making a kid-friendly dinner doesn t have to be stressful. Get a jump on dinner while the little guys are sleeping at school, outside or otherwise occupied earlier in the day with these make-ahead...

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Friday Photos: High School Film Day

Dallas Museum of Art Education Blog 4/17 4:34A Madeleine Fitzgerald
On April 10, the DMA hosted hundreds of high school students and teachers from all over the Metroplex for High School Film Day, part of the Dallas International Film Festival...

Community Question: Motivating 7th-Grade Boy

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 4/17 12:00A 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...

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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

The Bakers Mann 4/15 4:29A noreply@blogger.com (The Baker's
Happy Tax Day (or whatever else you might be celebrating today)!! A friend at work (same one who introduced me (and you!) to the new kale salad ) brought this quinoa salad to our recent pot luck. It...

Simple grilled lamb chops recipe

Itty Bitty Foodies 4/14 3:28A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
It s cook out weather and we re enjoying every minute of it. This year, Dallas is actually having real spring weather which means the only thing sizzling is on our barbecue grill. We love entertaining...

Toasts!

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 4/12 11:22P Ree
I was in Los Angeles last week, and my sister Betsy and I ate our way across the city. One thing I noticed was that toasts were absolutely everywhere, on every menu, in a million different forms. And...

Style Surfing: Charlotte Tilbury Makeup

Itty Bitty Foodies 4/6 4:38A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
The easiest way to update your look from frumpy mama to yummy mummy is to switch out your makeup. Famed British make up artist, Charlotte Tilbury whose mastery spans from the covers of Vogue to Vanity...

Raspberry Fool

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 4/6 3:45A Ree
I made Raspberry Fool on a recent episode of my cooking show, and it reminded me that I had never posted it here or put it in one of my cookbooks both of which I m going to remedy tout de suite !...

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Vegetable Garden Dip Perfect for Potlucks : SPLENDA

7 on a Shoestring 4/17 6:00A Staci Salazar
Disclosure: I made a delicious recipe using SPLENDA® Sweeteners as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SplendaSweeties #SweetSwaps Warmer weather around here also means...

Orphs of the Woodlands

Jens RAQ 4/17 4:11A Jenn
There is a great new online book available that would make an awesome summer reading program for students from 4th-7th grade called Orphs of the Woodlands from Star Toaster....

Make It Easy for Mom on Mother s Day Giveaway

Bare Feet on the Dashboard (Dallas Mom Blog) 4/16 4:28P Becca Eby
Welcome to the Make it Easy for Mom this Mother s Day Giveaway, generously sponsored by Medi-Pals ! Do you struggle with giving your child medication or vitamins? Medi-Pals medication dispensers are...

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Register Now for Pine Cove Camp in the City!

My Crazy Savings 4/16 6:25P Courtney Solstad
Summer is coming quickly in like 6 weeks! Now is the time to register for camps! One of my favorite camps for my kids is Pine Cove s Camp in the City. My girls went last year...

Learning lots of #AntioxidantFacts

My Crazy Savings 4/15 5:15A Courtney Solstad
I was recently asked to partner in an interactive campaign with ConAgra to learn more about Antioxidant facts. All opinions are my own and are honest. Do you think about what...

I’m going to the ACM’s this weekend!!!

My Crazy Savings 4/13 5:42P Courtney Solstad
Thanks to #WomensRogaine and #Walmart I get to go to #ACMawards50 where #MoreIsBeautiful! As a blogger I get the opportunity to work with some pretty awesome brands. I am a...

FREE Chick-fil-A Breakfast for DFW Area

My Crazy Savings 4/13 5:31A Courtney Solstad
I am so excited about this FREEBIE! You can grab breakfast for FREE at Chick-fil-A in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Enjoy a FREE Chick-fil-A Chicken Biscuit or Chick-n-Minis...

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CORN, PESTO, AND TOMATO PIZZA

The Wiegands 4/17 4:00P 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....

Lily Jade Giveaway.

The Wiegands 4/15 4:40P CaseyWiegand
For as long as I can remember I have wanted to be a mama. My babies are one of the things that have given me life. They make me want to be better, they make me want to grow and soar and be the best...

"Do You Want to Be Well?"

Rob Carmack Words 4/15 5:50A Rob Carmack
I need to tell you about our next guest speaker at Collective Church because I'm really excited about it. Dr. Chris Hawley, MD of the Romeo Clinic in Turlock, California will...

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The Wiegands 4/14 5:35P CaseyWiegand
After my third miscarriage I decided to start seeking more answers and through a full panel of bloodwork and lotsssss of tests we have found many many of the answers we have been searching for. It's...

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Ideas for Earth Day Hats- 2015

Crafty Texas Girls 4/17 3:41A Samantha Conner
Every year my daughter's school celebrates Earth Day with the making of a hat out of recycled materials. It's a fun way to be creative and think about recycling. Each class votes on a winner and small...

Pop Star Birthday Party

Crafty Texas Girls 4/14 10:30P Samantha Conner
It always starts out small---my ideas for birthday parties. But then I get really excited and my kids get really excited and all these ideas start popping up. So with that said, here is my Afton's 9th...
Related: DIY "Birthday Girl"l Shirt Crafty Texas Girls

New Michaels Store in Frisco

Crafty Texas Girls 4/9 10:30P Samantha Conner
I partnered with Michaels again for a fun crafting event. (You can see event I did last year- just click here .) This one was to kick-off the opening of their new store in Frisco, Texas. Michael's...

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Friday Finds

Rage Against the Minivan 4/17 10:10A noreply@blogger.com (lunareece)
1. Nerf Bash Ball | Hasbro 2. KRE-O | Transformers Set 3. DohVinci Style & tore Vanity DIY Design Kit | Hasbro 4. SkinAgain | AHA Exfoliating Cleanser: Natural Foaming Face Wash 5. LOOK FOR LIGHT-...

The Truth About C-Section Mamas

Scary Mommy 4/17 6:00A Monet and Kelsey
As a birth photographer, I’m asked to capture some of the most important stories of a family’s life. I step into their birthing space and document the small and big moments...

A Few Things

Design Mom 4/17 5:00A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Image by Kristen Loken . Hello, Friends! What are you up to this weekend? We are trying something new: Ben Blair planned a weekend family-read-a-thon (gosh, Ben Blair is the best). And...

Harlow and Luke’s Big Day Out East

Mommy Shorts 4/17 4:48A Mommy Shorts
After the extreme adorableness of Mazzy and Gavin’s first date on Valentine’s Day , a clothing line called Janie and Jack asked if I’d like to feature their latest collection in another date, only...

What I want you to know about living with HIV

Rage Against the Minivan 4/17 3:00A noreply@blogger.com (Kristen How
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us...

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