Jessica’s
“Life In Focus”

Jessica Addington

Jessica Addington

Marketing Consultant
Staff Writer

DIY Jell-O Play Dough

Who doesn’t love play dough? This easy & inexpensive DIY was a hit with my kiddos so I thought I’d share! My two oldest are always asking to help in the kitchen, this recipe allowed them to mix and mash while learning some simple cooking skills. Of course, you...

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“Notebook”

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Staci Guy

Associate Publisher
Editorial Director
Focus on Artesia

The List

This morning as I was hastily cleaning out my son’s backpack before school I came across his papers from last week. One paper in particular caught my attention. It was a list of things for which his is thankful. While I love the fact that Jackson mentioned his family...

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Kyle’s
“The Buzz”

Kyle Marksteiner

Kyle Marksteiner

Editorial Director
Focus on Carlsbad

May 6 Panic!

I inadvertently caused a state of panic among the other men at the grocery store this morning. My mother is in town, so I went to the store and bought a card and cake. “Oh crap, is it Mother’s Day this week?” asked the large oilfield worker behind me. Another guy...

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