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A Reminder for Moms as School Begins

This post was originally published on August 22, 2010. Photo Source: D Sharon Pruitt There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven. Ecclesiastes 3:1 As a new school year begins, we moms would do well to remember that there is a time and a place for everything. There may […]

The Week in Review

FishChick and Gpa Lee

The week was pretty uneventful — until this morning. Grampa Lee had a heart attack. Thankfully, he recognized the signs that something was amiss and got medical care right away. He’s recovering in the hospital for the next couple days. This pic is of him and one of his favorite little cowgirls from a few […]

August’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. Years ago when I started writing in this space, I realized that I wanted to talk more about food, but I knew that there were plenty of Life as MOM readers who weren’t all that into cooking. I’m cool with that. It gave me an excuse to […]

Saving Money on Homeschool Supplies (Frugal Friday)

Saving Money on Homeschool Supplies | Life as MOM

This September marks our 12th year of homeschooling. Wow. I love this life we’ve chosen. It hasn’t been without its challenges, that’s for sure. But, it’s been good. Back in the day, 2002, to be exact, we had three kids five and under and very little money. The idea of private school was preposterous, but […]

A Giveaway from Crav-On (CLOSED)

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This post is sponsored by Crav-On: This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: slrdowney@, katiemur@, waleska.wilbourne@, hrsteeley@ Back in May I did something new. I spoke at a blogging conference. That was pretty wild. I got a chance to hang with two dear friends, Stephanie and Amy. Not only that, I got a chance to try a […]

Interview Your Student for Back-to-School

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Record back-to-school memories with a student interview. Life as MOM contributor Janel explains her family’s back-to-school tradition. Grab the free printable and interview your own student. After nearly three months spent traveling throughout the country and staying at 18 different homes and hotels, my family is finally getting settled again. Although my girls enjoyed some […]

A Giveaway from Taste Trunk (CLOSED)

Taste Trunk health box

The following giveaway is brought to you by Taste Trunk: This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winners: tanyashubin5@, the3diggs@, aargo@ I have always been a HUGE fan of mail. Whether it be email or the kind delivered by the mailman, I’ve always looked forward to news from the outside world. And packages? Well, those are even more […]

5 Reasons to Exercise

5 Reasons to Exercise | Life as MOM

Disclosure: I am not a doctor, nor do I play one on TV. The following is a result of my own research. Please confirm everything I say with your own research and common sense as well as your family physician. And then get your rear in gear! I don’t need to exercise. I’m not very […]