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St. Patricks Day Game: Word Scramble

North Texas Kids 2/21 12:30A Minette
St. Patricks Day Activities for Kids Print this St Patricks Day Game 1. UKLC ________________________ 2. ERGNE ________________________ 3. SHIIR ________________________ 4. ODGL...

Top 5 Reasons Teens Put Off Doing Homework

North Texas Kids 2/20 3:22A NTKids
Why Teens Procrastinate with their Homework Homework:  it’s rare to find a teen that enjoys it.  What’s not rare?  A teen that is quite skilled at waiting until the last minute to do it, which causes...

Spring Break Camps at Wylie Recreation Center

In the Loop Kids (Classes and Camps) 2/14 9:00A Judy Truesdell
Wylie Recreation Center is offering four great camps for kids during spring break. All are from Monday, March 12 through Thursday, March 15, at Wylie Recreation Center, 300 Country Club Rd., Bldg....

Valentine Cookie Pops

North Texas Kids 2/10 12:00A NTKids
A Special Valentine s Day Cookie Treat If you are looking for a fun and easy recipe to do with the kids, try these deliciously simple Valentine Cookie Pops. The kids will smile and giggle while making...

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Jump Into Summer at Lakehill

In the Loop Kids (Education) 2/15 12:57P Gigi Ekstrom
I know it is only February, and summer seems like a distant dream, but, here at Lakehill, summer camp preparations are in full swing! Calendars are being set; camp descriptions are being finalized;...

Lakehill Hosts Admission Tea and Talk on February 22

In the Loop Kids (Education) 2/14 1:07A Gigi Ekstrom
Lakehill Preparatory School is hosting an Admission Tea and Talk  for prospective parents on Thursday, February 22, at 11:30 a.m. The Tea will be held at Lakehills newly renovated Main Campus, located...

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Caramelized Butternut Squash

The Bakers Mann 2/21 2:00A (The Baker's
Caramelized Butternut Squash Apparently computers don't like to be dropped on the floor. Twice. Once by David. A month later by me. We sound like a pair of butter fingers. What a pair we make - 21...

Rosemary Garlic Fried Potatoes by The Pioneer Woman

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 2/12 12:32A The Pioneer Woman
Sometimes you just need to throw potatoes in a pot and fry them. You just do. But in all my experience with frying potatoes through the years, I ve found that simply throwing them (however violently)...

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Stop Managing Your Child’s Life

Days of a Domestic Dad 2/21 6:11A Colby
Parenting is one of the most important things we will ever do. It is a part of our lives that easily becomes all-consuming. When our children are born, it is essential for us...

Printable Cruise Packing List for Kids

Carrie Elle 2/20 11:34A Carrie
One thing I love about cruise ships is that they combine a hotel, a resort lifestyle, the great outdoors, and travel to exciting new locations all in one convenient floating vessel. Of course, that...

Stay Connected and Going with the 2018 Toyota Camry

Days of a Domestic Dad 2/20 7:27A Colby
The newest versions of the Camry really pack on advanced technology and take the car to the next level with various connectivity and safety features at the tips of your...

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Make Money with DOSH!

My Crazy Savings 2/20 5:26A Courtney Solstad
Don t miss out on your opportunity to make money with DOSH! First of all if you haven t downloaded the FREE app, go here! Use the app to save money by connecting your credit...

TurboTax helped me this Tax Season

My Crazy Savings 2/16 11:58A Courtney Solstad
I partnered with Turbo Tax to bring you this post! All opinions are my own and are honest. It is Tax Season, and I don t enjoy the gathering of paperwork. I try to stay...

Disney•Pixar’s Coco is Coming on DVD/Blu-Ray and 4K

My Crazy Savings 2/16 8:57A Courtney Solstad
Disney Pixar s Coco is coming to Blu-ray on Feb. 27th! My girls enjoyed this movie a lot. The music the quest for more music was a big theme in this movie. We loved watching...

ON YOUR FEET! is coming to Dallas Summer Musicals

My Crazy Savings 2/11 3:36P Courtney Solstad
ON YOUR FEET! is coming to Dallas Summer Musicals later this month! It will run from Feb 27 Mar 11th. Grab your tickets now because this is going to be a good one! ON YOUR...

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The Wiegands 2/22 3:30A CaseyWiegand
One of my biggest fears as a mama when my first started kindergarten was not being there in the "hard" moments to process along side them. Open hands is always the struggle for me. But the Lord has...

Praying the Scriptures :: Jodie Berndt [Ep 194]

God Centered Mom 2/18 6:41P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
We know that God’s word is living and active. Today’s guest Jodie Berndt takes us through using Bible verses as prayers that can powerfully influence your children’s lives....

How God Personally Pursues & Redeems :: Jenn Jett [Ep 193]

God Centered Mom 2/11 6:40P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
After 15 years of marriage, Jenn Jett experienced the pain of divorce. But in that place of brokenness, she felt peace that God would redeem and heal her as she said, “Yes” to...

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Spread the Love, Not Germs! (Hand-Sanitizer Gift)

Crafty Texas Girls 2/20 7:15A Samantha Conner
I don t know about you, but we are trying our best to keep away the flu! We have had so many friends get sick this season. It is just awful! Although we got our flu shots, we have been extra vigilant...

Easter is Coming: The Eggmazing Egg Decorator

Crafty Texas Girls 2/17 3:32A Samantha Conner
With Valentines over, we are ready for all the fun that Easter brings! I love the Easter season, it is filled with hope, purity and the promise of new life. There are so many cute crafts and...

iPod Valentine Box & RV Valentine Box

Crafty Texas Girls 2/10 2:49A Samantha Conner
It s that time of year again-- time for for Valentine s Boxes. My oldest has gone to middle school, so no more Valentine exchanges for her. But she still played along and got crafty while my second...

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Life Lately

Rage Against the Minivan 2/22 4:57A (lunareece)
This movie. Wowwww. Go see it! Ramps they made today using the leftover construction wood laying around. ?? There are some days where the single mom gig is felt more acutely. Today was one of those...

Wednesday's Child: Dalton

Rage Against the Minivan 2/21 7:08A (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...

Must-Watch Documentaries by The Pioneer Woman

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Ree Drummond 2/21 6:14A The Pioneer Woman
I don t usually talk about movies and TV shows at length here on my Confessions section, because I don t want to act like this section of my website is anything other than what it is: A blog about my...

Cloudy With A Chance of Mom-Shaming

Pregnant Chicken 2/21 3:38A Susie Mendoza
All my life, I’ve been the kind of person that gets unsolicited advice. It’s as though there’s a sign on my face: HELP WANTED... The post Cloudy With A Chance of Mom-Shaming...

Living With Kids: Jacqueline deMontravel

Design Mom 2/20 5:00A Josh Bingham
I don t know what the weather looks like where you are, but in my neighborhood, this week suddenly turned cold and dreary. I am so glad that today s Living With Kids post featuring the lovely...

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