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    Design Mom

    I have six kids. For reals. And I'm a designer, too. I started designmom.com when we lived in New York. Then Colorado. Then France. Now Oakland! Let's hang out.

    Homemade Baked Chicken Tenders. So yummy!

    Easy Homemade Chicken Tenders! They're breaded with crushed almonds, then baked. So good! Perfect Game Day Snack. #gamechangingflavors

    Lovely exploration of Matisse for artists young and old...

    Decorating with Peel-and-Stick Fabric Posters: They're affordable, they don't ruin your walls, and no toxic vinyl smell.

    Tip: you can use a pot to flatten chicken between two pieces of plastic wrap or parchment, when cooking schnitzel. Learned this using Blue Apron!

    Peeling fingerling potatoes with your fingers, after they've been boiled. I learned how using Blue Apron.

    Schnitzel Recipe from renowned chef Markus Glocker. You can make this with Blue Apron. Order within the next week and it will be delivered to your door on Feb 18th.

    We our kids to Venice and it was amazing! We'd go back in a snap. Related, I wrote this article: 3 Types of Vacations to Keep Family Relationships Strong #alamodrivehappy #ad

    North Shore Oahu, Hawaii. This is the island where surfing was invented. I want my kids to take a surfing lesson here! #AlamoDriveHappy #ad

    A Bubblegum Lake! Found in Western Australia. How fun would it be for kids to swim in this? #AlamoDriveHappy #ad

    Inspiring Graphic Art Work For Kids - Contribution By Deborah BEAU | The Junior

    This elegant little cake, decorated with pyrite, is on it's way to the natural history museum for a surprise engagement! #engagementcake #sayyes #sainteG

    totally in the mood for some traveling today

    Will you be gifting any apps this year to your kids? If you need a good one, Toca Blocks — the newest app from Toca Boca — is out today! Toca Blocks is a world building app with ever-evolving blocks. So cool! And to celebrate you could win an iPad Mini, stocked with all the Toca Boca apps!

    Toca Blocks — the newest app from Toca Boca — is out today! To celebrate you could win an iPad Mini, stocked with all the Toca Boca apps! Toca Blocks is a world building app with ever-evolving blocks. So cool!

    Toca Blocks — the newest app from Toca Boca — is out today! To celebrate you could win an iPad Mini, stocked with all the Toca Boca apps! Toca Blocks is a world building app with ever-evolving blocks. So cool!

    I'm excited to announce I'm working with @AlamoRentaCar in 2016 on some family travel posts and pin boards! These won’t vacation reports, they’ll be focused on helping you make the most of your travel. Trip ideas, how to keep the kids occupied, packing tips — that sort of thing. I hope you follow along!

    Gift them a print of their birthstone, or the constellation they were born under. Both available from MInted.

    Turn her favorite Instagrams into wall art! Heart print available at Minted.

    New bedding for kids by Sleep Number. Lots of fun colors and patterns. The elastic buttons on the side mean that the top sheet stays put, even with a restless sleeper.

    New bedding by Sleep Number. The sheets don't crumple at the bottom of the mattress. So cool!

    One Holiday Entry, Three Ways - see the same space, transformed for the holidays, in 3 different styles. And find this gorgeous holiday decor at @Pier1.

    One Holiday Entry, Three Ways - see the same space, transformed for the holidays, in 3 different styles. This one is nature inspired. I found tons of amazing stuff for this shoot at @Pier1!

    One Holiday Entry, Three Ways - I made this video for @Pier1 and it turned out so cute! I transform my entry way in 3 completely different styles. Watch for the little hedgehog ornament!

    Who's in the mood to WIN Invisalign treatment?!! I just finished my treatment and I LOVE my new smile. Now it's YOUR turn! Click through for my report, to get a look at my new smile, and to find the rafflecoptor entry!