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50 Homemade Popsicle Recipes

Kids Activities Blog 5/19 7:00A Liz
Making popsicles is one of our favorite things to do in the summer. There are so many incredible popsicle recipes to make with your kids. Some of them are even healthy! The...

5 Hot Breakfast Dishes for Sunday Morning

Kids Activities Blog 5/19 1:00A Chris
There s no better way to start the day than with these 5 Hot Breakfast Dishes for Sunday Morning! Your family will love these recipes! This post contains affiliate links....

Edible Mud Sensory Play

Kids Activities Blog 5/18 7:00A Jodi Durr
Do you have children who love to explore? This edible mud sensory play activity will give them the experiences they crave, but it is a safe experience for kids of all ages...

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Lakehill Class of 2019 Honored at Senior Day

In the Loop Kids (Education) 5/17 11:03A Gigi Ekstrom
Lakehill seniors are rapidly approaching the end of their high school careers. Recently, they had the opportunity to slow things down a bit and celebrate the journey that has brought them to this...

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I Buried the Lede

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 5/13 3:53A The Pioneer Woman
It s been a busy time on the ranch, so I m going to start with this peaceful image of our cows against the setting sun. I snapped this while Ladd and I were driving home from town Saturday night. He...

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Make Your Own LEGO Brick Travel Case

Frugal Fun For Boys 5/19 10:59A Sarah
Make your own travel case that actually LOOKS like a LEGO® brick! This LEGO® craft is SO much fun! Kids can definitely handle this project on their own, but it would also be...

How to Handle A Low MCAT Score

Dallas Single Mom 5/19 6:36A Teia Collier
Students who wish to become doctors have to the take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). There are a large number of students who are applying for admission to various medical colleges, and...

Cruising on a Budget (& Printable Cruise Budget Planner)

Carrie Elle 5/17 12:00A Carrie
Going new places is one of my very favorite things. I love to see new places! Every time I go somewhere new, I marvel at how different the world is but also how same we all are. If I could afford it,...

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How to Enjoy a Summer with No Regrets

My Crazy Savings 5/16 5:24P Courtney Solstad
Summer is coming fast! My kids only have 8 days of school left! Texas is heating up and our subdivision pools are already open! I love the turn of the season and having my...

Road Tripping Down I-35 to San Antonio

My Crazy Savings 5/15 11:30A Courtney Solstad
It s a straight shot from Dallas to San Antonio if you take Interstate 35 the whole way. We have made this trip many times and enjoy several stops along the way. One of our...

Five Tips for Traveling with Pets

My Crazy Savings 5/15 10:30A Courtney Solstad
My bestie is a pet lover! She has had so many different pets in her house over the past few years. Dogs, cats, a rabbit, hedge hog, and even two guinea pigs. That girl would...

Clean Car, Happy Kids…How I do it…

My Crazy Savings 5/15 9:06A Courtney Solstad
I wear a lot of hats, but the one I am wearing the most lately is Uber Mom. I spend SO MUCH time driving my kids to/fro school, sports practice, games, friends houses, etc. It...

Memorial Day Beach Trip Packing Tips

My Crazy Savings 5/15 2:48A Courtney Solstad
We are heading out for a trip to Gulf Shores, Alabama on Memorial Day weekend and I have started thinking about packing. Of course, we will have all of our normal stuff, but...

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You are Qualified in Christ :: Jada Edwards [Ep 248]

God Centered Mom 5/19 5:51P Heather MacFadyen
Jada Edwards is a Bible teacher and truth speaker. She brings the word with fire and conviction. Her words encourage and gently convict as she points others to God. But, her...

Aiden Story.

The Wiegands 5/18 5:18A CaseyWiegand
I wanted to share this story with you. This past year two of our kiddos had to practice bravery when it came to going to school for various reasons. Nothing was going on other than just a longing to...

Your Beach Packing List

The Wiegands 5/18 3:09A CaseyWiegand
We are heading into another summer of ADVENTURE! I put together a fun packing list to share with you of FAVORITES! I am bringing these cute towels and this adorable umbrella to Florida! TOf saying YES...

Mommy & Me

The Wiegands 5/17 12:25A CaseyWiegand
Having daughters has been one of the sweetest gifts in my life. I love coordinating our outfits and creating “mommy and me” looks that make occasions so special! They think it is soooo fun to all...

Flowers in My Sink: Keep your Flowers looking Fresh, Longer!

The Wiegands 5/16 12:30A CaseyWiegand
FRESH FLOWERS Having fresh flowers around our home is one of my very favorite things. Bringing so much colorful, natural beauty inside to enjoy is an easy way to bring happiness all over the house. I...

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Remedies for After Birth “Exit” Care

Pregnant Chicken 5/19 12:23P Amy Morrison
A few of you have asked me to put a list together of tips on how to care for the good china after giving... The post Remedies for After Birth Exit Care appeared first on...

A Very Long Week In Mommy Shorts

Mommy Shorts 5/19 6:03A Mommy Shorts
This week, I’ve been up nights thinking about our daughters. I have a lot to say about the abortion bans in Alabama and Georgia, but I m going to save that for a separate post tomorrow. Today, I m...

A Few Things

Design Mom 5/17 10:04A Design Mom
Hello, Friends. How s it going? Are you counting down to the last day of school yet? May always has fun-filled weekends at our house and this one is no exception. Today, we re hosting the high school...

Pothole Vigilantes

Design Mom 5/15 7:38P Design Mom
Not so fun fact: Oakland roads are some of the worst in the country . I swear every street in the entire city could use a good repaving. It s estimated that the poor road quality ends up costing...

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