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TWIX COOKIES (Chocolate-Dipped & Caramel-Filled)

If you love the candy bar, then you’ve got to try this amazing recipe for Twix Cookies! Chocolate-dipped and caramel-filled and SO delicious! Twix Thumbprint Cookies Everyone has their favorite candy bars, and Twix is one of mine. As I’ve gotten older and wiser, I usually prefer more grown-up treats, but something about Twix candy bars […]

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Hey, Mama! This Summer, Just Say “NO” To Diets

It never fails. Another summer, another season of obtrusive ads and messages from the diet industry to get a  “bikini body” or “lose weight and feel great.” These messages lie.  They promise that diets will lead to health and happiness when in fact, they don’t. The reality is that diets don’t work and they are […]

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How I Prepared My Tween Daughter (And Son) For Menstruation

“Where did it go?” my then nine-year-old daughter asked, her eyes wide, as if I’d just performed a magic trick. We were standing in the bathroom, and she’d just watched me insert a silicone menstrual cup into my vagina. Ta-da!  I hadn’t premeditated this lesson, but I also hadn’t locked the bathroom door, so when she […]

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Culturally Diverse Fairy Tales – 11 picture books for your classroom

The casting for the live adaptation of The Little Mermaid was announced and some people reacted to the announcement that Ariel will be portrayed by a Black actress with shock and dismay. It surprised me how some people I considered to be open-minded and accepting were reacting with anger about a fictional character. My second […]

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GOP Senate Candidate Says ‘Homosexual Activities’ Have Ruined TV Shows For Him

John Merrill also takes issue with “wife-swapping on TV” It is the year of our Lord 2019, and somehow, the news cycle most days makes it seem like we’re being dragged backward in time by troglodyte politicians and their extremely misguided followers. Case in point, Alabama (I mean honestly, have we tried unplugging Alabama and […]

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3 Mistakes to Avoid Immediately After Birth | Mother Rising

Have you ever paused to think about how culture impacts the process of giving birth? Do you ever wonder what giving birth in other countries is like?  Have you ever considered that there may be certain practices our culture has adopted less because it’s evidence based but more because it’s “just what we’ve always done”? […]

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‘Go Back To Where You Came From’ Is Literally Unlawful To Say To Someone At Work

If Donald Trump said what he tweeted about the four congresswomen at any normal workplace, he’d be fired Donald Trump launched into a racist rant on Sunday, July 17, against four progressive Democratic congresswomen, telling them to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.” Trump was […]

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