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How We Homeschool in High School

Hi Kristen, I’ve been a reader of your blog for a few years. I’m a homeschool mom of 4 from Washington state, and my oldest, 13, is getting ready to start high school next year. I always thought I’d send him to public school for high school, but now the time is approaching I’m not so sure.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
Tags: Washington, Frugality, Kristen

A Week In Orange County, CA, On $30 Per Hour

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a marketing manager working in consumer goods who makes $30 per hour and spends some of her money this week on First Aid Beauty moisturizer.Occupation: Marketing ManagerIndustry: Consumer GoodsAge: 29Location: Orange County, CAIncome: $30/hourPaycheck...
Tags: Nordstrom, Fashion, Music, Netflix, Reddit, New Orleans, Kardashians, Stassi, Orange County, Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, Levi, Kristen, Sephora, Elizabeth Holmes, Lakers, Thompson

Suburb Staid No More: A California-French Family Remake a Bay Area House

When we first met Stéphanie Ross several years ago, she had a hint of plaster dust in her hair. That was at Remodelista’s San Francisco Market, where she was showing her children’s clothing line, Les Petits Carreaux (now available at Anthropologie and in some women’s sizes, too). At the time, she had just about finished resuscitating her family’s apartment near the Champs-Élysées—we took a tour and immediately featured it: see A Grand but Understated Flat in Paris. And she was also getting start...
Tags: Books, California, France, San Francisco, Brooklyn, Paris, States, Oakland, MTI, Kristen, Anthropologie, House Tour, Miele, Piedmont, Joseph, Stephanie

Comment on drop cornbread biscuits by Kristen

I made these with Buttermilk Roast Chicken and a big green salad and it was delicious! Then had the leftovers with scrambled eggs and bacon- also delicious. This was a fun thing to make with my kids as well.
Tags: Food, Kristen, Buttermilk Roast Chicken

The AMA (aka Ask Me Anything) Spawned Episode: Random things about Kristen and Liz

Curious about Kristen’s pet peeves? Or the last time Liz was in the ER? (Trust us, this story is incredible!) Well, you’re in for a treat because on this week’s episode of Spawned with Kristen and Liz, we use a random question generator to fuel our very own Reddit-style Ask Me Anything (AMA). We spill […]
Tags: Podcast, Shopping, Kristen, Liz, Ama, Spawned Podcast

Comment on asparagus with chorizo and croutons by Kristen

This is my go-to dinner when I don’t know what to cook. Everyone eats it and it is so flavorful and simple.
Tags: Food, Kristen

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Screamed at Each Other Through Mouthfuls of Food and I DIED

“I CAN’T WORK UNDER THESE CONDITIONS” One of the hilarious games that Ellen plays with the guests on her show is called ‘Taste Buds’, the premise is the guests are blindfolded and Ellen feeds them different foods one at a time and they have to describe what they’re eating to the other guest, who then has to guess what the food is. Seems simple enough, right? YOU’D BE SURPRISED In this edition of ‘Taste Buds’, celebrity couple Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard who are known for their lively in...
Tags: Humor, Ellen, Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Kristen, Gracie Hughes

Jason Reitman Responds to ‘Ghostbusters’ Backlash, Director Paul Feig Gives Support

Director Jason Reitman recently announced that he would be following in his father Ivan Reitman‘s footsteps by directing a Ghostbusters sequel that would take place decades after the original movies in the franchise. The reception for this new project has ranged from fury about ignoring the new Ghostbusters to celebration that we’ll finally get a sequel set in the original universe of New York’s finest paranormal investigators. That’s to be expected when you’re dealing with a franchise like Gho...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Paul Feig, Sony Pictures, Kate, Jason-Reitman, Ghostbusters, Jason, Kristen, Leslie Jones, Melissa, PAUL

Jason Reitman Says He Will Hand Ghostbusters ‘Back to the Fans’

Jason Reitman Says He Will Hand Ghostbusters ‘Back to the Fans’ Jason Reitman, son of Ivan Reitman, and director of the upcoming Ghostbusters threequel, stopped by Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast and dropped this golden nugget about the anticipated film: PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMap...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Paul Feig, Kate, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Kristen, Melissa, PAUL, Leslie, Bill Burr, Reitman, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Gil Kenan

The Ultimate River Wedding with Spring Blooms

Spring is a season of blooms, it’s true! And no greater way to showcase the beauty of this season than in a river wedding dressed to the nines! Kristen and Mac celebrated their nuptials in an extravagant backyard ceremony teeming with open garden flowers, white cross-back chairs and delicate bud vase aisle markers we can’t get enough of. Their reception was equally mesmerizing with lush garlands beneath a towering Sperry tent, unique wedding lights, and a hand-illustrated bar. View full post
Tags: Mac, Wedding, Kristen, Sperry, Peonies, Elegant Weddings, Backyard Wedding, Outdoor Ceremony, Alyson Taylor Events, J&D Photo, Petals & Twigs, River Wedding, Spring Color Palette

Stacked-Up Book Thoughts: 7 Short Book Reviews

Happy Monday! I hope that everyone is ready to face the week, whether you're working, vacationing, or somewhere in between. I'm grateful to have a regular workweek ahead of me and am hoping to have the time to catch up on reading, straighten the house, and relax with some pleasure reading (or listening) Since I last wrote about the books I'm reading, we've gone through the polar vortex, had some crazy warm days, fierce winds, and now we're on the brink of another snow storm. Starting Su...
Tags: Books, Africa, Daughter, Chicago, Hitler, Lithuania, Fin, Kristen, South, Sicily, Bosnia, Shirley Clarke, Colorado Springs, Sarajevo, Wolf, Peter

MacGruber TV Series In Development With Original Cast

BEGIN SLIDESHOW MacGruber TV series in development with original cast It was the last Saturday Night Live sketch adapted for the big screen and after years of discussions on a potential sequel, it seems MacGruber may grace audiences’ screens once again with a TV series seeing the original cast returning for their roles. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Cbs, Kristen, Kristen Wiig, Universal Pictures, Val Kilmer, Ryan, Val, Collider, National Lampoon, Forte, Keanu, David Wain

Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham Has Heart Surgery, Damages Vocal Cords

Kristen Buckingham and Lindsey Buckingham Courtesy of Kristen Buckingham/Instagram A landslide of health issues. Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham was forced to undergo open heart surgery that left him with damaged vocal cords. Celebrity Health Scares The 69-year-old rock star’s wife, Kristen Buckingham, confirmed the news on Instagram on Friday, February 8, with a lengthy message about her husband’s wellbeing. “I am sad to say that last week Lindsey underwent ...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Fleetwood Mac, Cbs, God, Stevie Nicks, Rolling Stone, Kristen, US Weekly, Lindsey Buckingham, Lindsey, Stevie, Christine McVie, Mick Fleetwood, TOP VIDEOS, Kristen Buckingham

Supporting the military community for whatever’s next

In August 2018, Google made a commitment to veterans, military spouses, and service members transitioning to civilian careers. At that time, we announced a job search experience that uses military occupational specialty codes to connect service members and veterans with open jobs that call for skills developed during their time in service.In the months since, we’ve continued our work to make it even more useful for those who are searching for civilian jobs and the amazing people who support and ...
Tags: Google, Google Search, Search, Army, Kristen, Fort Hood Texas, USO, Grow With Google, Kristen Rheinlander, USO Pathfinder Program

Contributor Spotlight: Hang Out with Kristen, Robin, and Tasha!

Confession: I have a love/hate relationship with these Contributor Spotlight posts. I adore getting to know the women behind the words of (in)courage — the deep, the unexpected, the mundane — I love it all! Even though I have the privilege of serving as Community Manager and knowing our amazing team of writers, I still learn something new about each friend every month! Now, hate is a strong word I don’t like using, but these monthly get-to-know-ya’s stir up a certain level of frustration and dis...
Tags: Facebook, Colorado, Germany, Inspiration, Atlanta, Georgia, Indianapolis, Netflix, Atlantic, Tennessee, Jesus, Tigers, Oklahoma, Denver, Chattanooga, Kristen

Comment on scallion meatballs with soy-ginger glaze by Kristen

I made these with garlic ginger roasted brussell spouts with slivered almonds and jasmine rice for dinner. My kids have a new fav food!!
Tags: Food, Kristen

Pump Rules Billie Lee: Costars Girls Night Was My Biggest Trigger Ever

Billie Lee Feeling left out. Vanderpump Rules star Billie Lee opened up about how she reacted when her costars failed to invite her to a girls’ night event at work, an incident she referred to as the “biggest trigger” of her life. Biggest Feuds in Reality TV History The transgender reality star, 34, recalled finding out via social media that she was excluded from the July 2018 gathering. When fans noticed, one troll claimed that she was not a part of the evening because she “...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Vanderpump Rules, Kristen, US Weekly, Lee, Katie, Sur, Ariana, Stassi Schroeder, Katie Maloney, Ariana Madix, Billie Lee, TOP VIDEOS, Billie Lee Feeling, Vanderpump Rules Lee

How to make more time for the things you love with Jake Knapp | Spawned Episode 138

If you’re like us, then you’ve said something like “I wish I had more time” at least once. Or like 1000 times. Well, that’s exactly what we learned how to do with author Jake Knapp in our recent Spawned with Kristen and Liz podcast episode. He chatted with us about his new book Make Time: […]
Tags: Podcast, Organization, Shopping, Kristen, Tips And Tricks, Liz, Jake Knapp, Spawned Podcast, Helpful Services

Fiction: If You Thought ‘Cat Person’ Was Dark, Wait Until You Read the Rest of the Book

In her debut story collection, “You Know You Want This,” Kristen Roupenian goes even deeper into the pathology of modern relationships.
Tags: News, Kristen, Books and Literature, Kristen Roupenian, Roupenian, You Know You Want This (Book

RECORE™ Performance Mattress Review

Below is a guest post from my daughter Kristen. Recently we had the opportunity to try out the brand new Recore performance mattress . While this isn’t the typical type of blog you’ll find on here, the reason we wanted to do a review boiled down to the fact that the mattress is designed for active people – it’s not just another mattress in a box. We’ve taken some time before releasing this review as we really wanted to have a few weeks of sleep on this mattress before providing you with our hon...
Tags: Travel, Kristen, HikeBike Travel

"All I remember from the rest of that afternoon was sitting under an oak tree in a University of Michigan quad... thinking, This is it. This is the happiest I will ever be...."

"On Monday, December 4th, my story 'Cat Person' came out in the magazine and online.... Three days later, I was sitting in a coffee shop with my girlfriend, Callie, trying to write, when she looked up from her computer and said, 'There’s something going on with your story.'... 'It’s just Twitter,' I said... Then I went home, fired up Twitter, and saw that I had a bunch of notifications from strangers. I was reading through them when my mom called about something unrelated. I tried to explain to ...
Tags: Law, Barack Obama, Kristen, University Of Michigan, Callie, Ann Althouse, Kristen Roupenian

Books of The Times: ‘Cat Person’ and Other Tales of Discomfort in a Debut Collection

Kristen Roupenian’s “You Know You Want This” includes the short story that went viral after it was published in The New Yorker in late 2017.
Tags: News, The Times, Kristen, Books and Literature, Kristen Roupenian, Roupenian

This Is How Celebs Got Glam For The Golden Globes Red Carpet

As much as we love tuning into the Golden Globes red carpet to watch the celebs and their sparkly dresses make their way down the carpet, we're always left wondering: What exactly went into the prep? Because when you're wearing a zillion dollar, floor-length gown and diamond bracelets to match, the hair and makeup has to be just as exquisite.Luckily, in the day and age of Instagram, we can get a sneak peek into the red-carpet prep that goes down before an award show like the Golden Globes. Clic...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kristen, Kristin Cavallari, Kristin, Megan, Kristin Bell, Thandie Newton, Rachel Brosnahan, Joanna Vargas, Golden Globes Red Carpet, Justine Marjan Sandra OhSanda, Catherine Zeta JonesCatherine Zeta Jones, Alex BorsteinWho, Kayley CuocoCelebrity, Jolene Brodeur

Catholic school teacher fired by nun accused of embezzlement can file lawsuit, court says

Days after police launched an investigation into allegations that two nuns embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from St. James Catholic School in Torrance, the school is facing more legal trouble. On Monday, a federal appeals court ruled that a former fifth-grade teacher who was fired from the K-8 school after she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014 and asked for time off can sue for discrimination, reversing a decision by a lower court. The 2-1 ruling of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court ...
Tags: Lawsuit, Crime, News, Sport, Soccer, Courts, Catholic, Pasadena, Ada, Kristen, St James, Torrance, Biel, Ninth U S Circuit Court of Appeals, St James Catholic School, Circuit Judge

Comment on rugelach pinwheels by Kristen

One batch came out fine, raspberry batch oozed and spread. Not sure what happened but they still taste great. They turned out crisp but are a sticky mess today even though I stored in an airtight container at room temp. Should I refrigerate?
Tags: Food, Kristen

The Best Last Minute Gift Because Time Is Running Out

Kristen Welch and I are sorta, kinda, soul sisters? As I serve on the board of directors of the ministry Kristen founded, Mercy House Global, I get to see it first hand again and again, what we can all do together to change the world for women, if we say our brave yes.  — and I am all in here with Kristen, with Mercy House Global, and togESTHER — we are the Esther Generation. Called for such a time as this, right where we are, to change the world for our sisters….  I absolutely love this woman ...
Tags: Hope, Love, Religion, Christmas, Poverty, Nepal, United Nations, Kenya, Jesus, Houston, Kristen, Listening, Kristen Welch, Magnolia Texas, Mercy House Global, Myanmar Afghanistan

Yip Yips stockings! Uh-huh. Uh-huh. Uh-huh. Yip yip yip.

We’ve seen Seuss stockings. We’ve seen Mermaid stockings but I don’t know if I’ve ever laughed as hard at a stocking as I did when Kristen shared these knit Yip Yips Muppet stockings with me. With the help of a free knitting or crochet pattern offered by Carissa Browning in her Ravelry shop, you can create your […]
Tags: Diy, Shopping, Muppets, Pop Culture, Kristen, Holiday Gift Ideas, Holiday Crafts, Yip, Gifts For Kids, Birthday gifts, Gifts For Geeks, Holiday Picks, Gifts For Teens + Tweens, Yip yip yip, Carissa Browning

Comment on the perfect manhattan by Kristen

she posted them on instagram! here is the link :)
Tags: Food, Kristen

Comment on spinach and cheese strata by Kristen

Is 2 oz. Parmesan one cup? Google seems to think it’s 1/2. Seems like a ton of cheese but I’m never one to complain about too much cheese.
Tags: Google, Food, Kristen

Comment on build your own smitten kitchen by Kristen

The link for the ramekins didn’t work for me. Do you recommend 3oz or 6oz?
Tags: Food, Kristen