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How Cholesterol Can Affect Pregnancy

Cholesterol is often talked about as something that’s all bad. However, that’s not the case in all circumstances. You may be surprised to learn that your body needs this fatty, wax-like substance to develop and construct cells. Since cells are what helps keep your body growing and…

Cheap Ways to Add Extra Living Space to Your Home

If you listen to the news, we are no longer in a recession. However, the average family still isn’t able to buy a larger house as their families expand. It could be that we have gone into debt during those dry years and it could also be that the cost of living has increased beyond the limits…

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How to Draw a FAT BUDGIE--Art Lesson for KIDS

A quick art lesson. How to video included HERE…

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Added by Dea Lenihan on January 8, 2016 at 9:09pm — No Comments

Lion Country Safari

I kept seeing a Lion Country Safari deal show up on Groupon, and eventually was interested. I didn't know much about Lion Country Safari other than animals are loose and you could drive through it as if you're on a jungle excursion. That alone was intriguing, but I was a little scared. I was hoping wildebeests, lions and zebras would not wildly approach the car, possibly cracking the glass windows open and yanking us out like fresh meat. I mean,…

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Added by Ronda on December 18, 2015 at 2:46pm — No Comments

How to Survive Holiday Travel

7 Ways to Survive Holiday Travel

Holidays aren't complete without the ones we love. If your family lives near, everyone will probably gather at a central location to celebrate. If you have family out of town, travel will more than likely be apart of your plans. Traveling with kids during the holiday season can seem pretty complicated, but it's totally doable! Use these 7 ways to survive holiday travel with the family and you'll…

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Added by Jazelle on December 2, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

The Timeline of a Typical California Divorce

Unfortunately, you cannot decide you want a divorce one day and finalize the filing on the next. The process takes time and will likely involve several meetings and considerations to resolve asset division, custody considerations, and alimony. In the state of California, it will always take at least six months after you file a divorce petition to receive a…

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Added by Karie Boyd on December 1, 2015 at 2:44pm — No Comments

Kids, Creativity, and How-To Kitty

Read about kids and creativity HERE

Also, a HOW-TO Draw Kiki the Kitten…

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Added by Dea Lenihan on November 23, 2015 at 1:30am — No Comments

MILFs (Moms I’d Like to Friend) | Carey Reilly | MomCave LIVE Ep 50

On our next MomCave LIVE, meet Carey Reilly ofNotSoSkinnyMom.com as we talk MILFs… Moms I’d Like to FRIEND.

Finding mom friends is HARD. Sometimes it feels like high school all over again! Watch us LIVE on Thursday, November 12th at 1pm EST (see video below!) or you can always watch the replay later. We’ll have a giveaway from Hey Mama Teas.

Carey is a Comedian, TV Host and Yahoo Travel! Contributor. You’ve seen…

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Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on November 21, 2015 at 8:01am — No Comments

Top Ten Reasons Why Cookie Exchanges are THE WORST!!

Now, as most of y’all know I am often called a Pollyanna thanks to my glass is half full positive outlook on life. However there is one thing in this world that quickly turns this Pollyanna into a Negative Nelly and that is a good old-fashioned cookie exchange!  Shocking, but true! I have participated in my fair share and even organized a few and let me tell you, now I understand what they mean by a labor of love. Except for in this case, unlike actual labor where you totally forget…

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Added by Kat Tom on November 18, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Make A Cute Clay Tea Light Ghost!

How to HERE

Added by Dea Lenihan on October 4, 2015 at 8:11pm — No Comments

KIDS! Draw a Slightly Sophisticated Pumpkin

When I was in third grade I did not like my art teacher but he taught me one thing I will never forget--how to make a pumpkin look like it has dimension.



 That started a…

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Added by Dea Lenihan on September 23, 2015 at 6:14pm — 2 Comments

Transitioning Mom: Where is my Epidural Now?

They warn you about the pain of childbirth. They even express all the different means for managing said pain and in such depth that there are literally tons of books written on the topic! Ways to manage the pain often include Lamaze, water therapy, epidural, hypnosis, etc. I opted for hypnosis when this little lady graced us with her presence.…

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Added by Kat Tom on September 9, 2015 at 11:25pm — 2 Comments

Back to School Organization

Back to #School #Organization from @MomTattles #B2S #DIY Monday morning, my Facebook feed was filled with proud parents as their children started their first day of school. By 2pm, those enthusiastic statuses looked a little uglier, grimmer, and much more stress filled. A new school year involves lots of moving parts, but what are some of the ways you and your family can make back-to-school an organized…

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Added by Jennifer Stauffer on August 31, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Mini Pizza Recipe

Mini Pizza Recipe

Breakfast, snack, lunch, snack, dinner, snack... Repeat. There are days when I’m not exciting about having to prepare another meal. Eating is important, I know, but its nice to have a break sometimes... even if its only for one meal. This is mini pizza recipe is one that the kids can completely make themselves! All you have to do is place it in the oven, set the timer, and take it out!…

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Added by Jazelle on August 27, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

5 Simple Ways to Slow Down

(As seen in HuffPost)

School is starting tomorrow and it is seriously bumming me out. I know I should be happy for my son and on some level I am, but he is growing up so fast and I can't stop it. I look at him and take snapshots of each stage in my mind with hopes of remembering each moment, but with our busy overwhelming lives, it is hard to be in the…

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Added by Andi Wickman on August 26, 2015 at 3:33pm — No Comments

Easy school day breakfasts that are oh so cute!

School day breakfast doesn’t have to be boring or difficult. We’ve got a week of delicious, fun breakfasts the kids will just love.

Monday – wise owl toast

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Start the week off right with our…

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Added by Wendy Mallins on August 26, 2015 at 2:21pm — No Comments

A New Kind of 1st Day of School Pic

BIG day today!! 1st day of school for my 4th & 2nd graders!! They each have awesome teachers and kind kiddos in their classes, thinking this is going to be a fabulous year! Of course we did the classic…

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Added by Kat Tom on August 26, 2015 at 9:23am — No Comments

20 Awesome Porridge Toppers

One of the quickest healthiest breakfasts you can throw together. A dish of lovely creamy porridge. You can either do it the proper way in a pan and simmer and stir, you can make it in minutes in the microwave or you can go instant with a dish of Ready brek. Whichever way you choose it’s…

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Added by Wendy Mallins on August 24, 2015 at 4:19am — No Comments

Back to School with a tween...Oh My! helping your tween coordinate outfits

"You wanna wear that?!?!?"

This was the response I silently whispered to myself when my tween, Flower, walked into the room one day wearing an outfit she had picked out.

Oh lawd, I knew this day would come sooner than later. After all, at the time, she was around 7 years old.…

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Added by Tiffany Benyacko on August 8, 2015 at 11:43am — No Comments

One Recipe, Three Meals

One Recipe, Three Meals

My crockpot has become a dear friend over the past 6 years... Pretty much when I started having kids. Its so easy to throw all your ingredients in, cover, and the let magic happen. Whether you work outside the home or from inside the home, there's nothing better than to smell the wonderful aroma of your dinner cooking and to know that all you have to do is grab a plate and fork. Sigh. There are a plethora…

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Added by Jazelle on July 30, 2015 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

Want to know my secret?

At a playdate with friends the other day one of the moms turned to me and asked what my secret was? For a moment I stood perplexed. Why whatever did she mean!? Did she want to know if I had found the fountain of youth? Did I really look that good? I just started using a new shampoo; maybe I was rocking a sweet do? I couldn’t help but smile as I inquired,” what secret?”.

“Your mood, what’s your secret? You always seem so happy, peppy, in such a great mood and…

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Added by Kat Tom on July 27, 2015 at 7:39pm — No Comments

Packing For Tomorrow

Packing for tomorrow

Last night, the kids and I had the opportunity to pack some lunches for the West Suburban PADS (Public Action to Deliver Shelter) organization. This non-profit agency gives emergency food and shelter to individuals and families in the West Suburban Cook County area. They operate a shelter every Tuesday night and provide lunches for the next day. There are many PADS programs available all over with some even supplying permanent housing and supportive services for their…

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Added by Jazelle on July 21, 2015 at 10:00am — 2 Comments

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