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Austin Foodie Mama

Thursday’s Dish: Kitchen Tips

April 29, 2010 1

I love those cooking magazines that have readers’ tips in the front. I always learn something new and handy, and if it helps me save time or money, all the better. Household tips are nothing […]

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Cloth Diapering 101

April 26, 2010 1

I really think the reason I started cloth diapering my oldest son was because I was bored. I was staying at home with him and I felt like I needed a project. (Because a baby […]

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Updating Blogroll

April 26, 2010 0

Are you a local mama who blogs? If you would like a link to your blog added on the LiveMom Blogroll, send me an email with your blog’s address and I will add it to […]

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Thursday’s Dish: Brazilian Fish Stew

April 22, 2010 1

I know what you’re thinking: Fish Stew? Yuck! But it’s so good. Really. Trust me! Well, I guess you have to like fish and coconut and yumminess. Then again, if you don’t like any of […]

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Just Keep Swimming! Just Keep Swimming!

April 21, 2010 3

It’s that time of year, folks…time to start thinking about water safety! My name is Lori, and I am petrified of any water that is not coming out of my shower head.  I have never […]

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The Closure of Family Connections

April 20, 2010 5

If you have been a patron of Family Connections, you probably already know the news. Last week, articles in the Chronicle, the Austin American-Statesman‘s Charity Chat and on KVUE revealed that the Austin nonprofit was […]

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Baby Wearing 101

April 19, 2010 9

My addiction to babywearing started small, really. One cute little Hawaiian print pouch sling from Lucky Baby when my oldest son was a baby. I had a Snugli before that, but I didn’t like the […]

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LiveMom Giveaway!!

April 15, 2010 5

Want to win a pair of wristbands to this weekend’s Outdoor Living Tour: A Glimpse into Your Neighbor’s Backyard? Leave a comment telling us why you would like to win and your name will be […]

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Austin Foodie Mama

Thursday’s Dish: Cooking with Kids

April 15, 2010 0

I have a few cookbooks that are specifically for kids and as I looked through them to see if there was a recipe I wanted to share in this post, I realized that we don’t […]

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Bluebonnet Photo Locations

April 14, 2010 5

If you live in the Central Texas area and have kids, you are almost obligated to take their photos in one of the many fields of bluebonnets. If you are anything like me, you probably […]

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To Mini or Not to Mini

April 14, 2010 3

My name is Lori, and I have an unnatural affection for my minivan. Her name is Sylvia, and she rocks my socks!

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Got butterflies?

April 12, 2010 1

Do you have a budding nature lover in your household? Are you interested in a very short-term “pet”, yet not quite ready for the commitment of an ant farm? Enter Insect Lore, a company which […]

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Courageous Parents, Confident Kids

April 12, 2010 3

Ok, so Parenting is challenging, right? They don’t send us home from the hospital/birth center/inflatable pool in your living room with a handbook that tells you how to handle every situation you will come across […]

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Thursday’s Dish: Silken Tofu

April 8, 2010 0

My friend Sara has lost a ton of weight over the past year. Naturally, I asked her what she’s done to take the weight off. One of the things that has worked for her has […]

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Potty All Night Long!

April 7, 2010 4

My name is Lori, and I am a pull-up addict.  No. Not really.  ButI am very hesitant to night potty train my four-year-old girl and have basically stuck my head in the sand while singing […]

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School Lunch Reform

April 5, 2010 6

First came Fast Food Nation. Then, Super Size Me. The latest installment in the man-aren’t-we-Americans-disgusting-in-what-we-eat comes to us delivered with a British accent in Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. After seeing several comments from other moms […]

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Playscape

April 5, 2010 5

Rene, a local mama, is in the market to buy a new playscape. She’s looking for some recommendations and reviews. Tell us what you like about your outdoor playscape and where you bought it. If […]

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Thursday’s Dish: Easter Traditions

April 1, 2010 0

Ham, Lamb, or Hens. What does your family traditionally eat for Easter dinner? One of my favorite dishes to make for Easter is Cornish Game Hens. I’m sure the tradition started sometime in my childhood, […]