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Freezer Cooking Will Save You Time

Freezer Cooking Saves Time | Life as MOM

Freezer cooking will save you time. But, you knew that, didn’t you? You know about my deep, abiding love for my freezer, right? Obviously, I’m a big fan of freezer cooking. While it takes an upfront investment of time, cooking in bulk and freezing those meals for future nights is a huge way to save time. […]

New DVD & Blu-Ray Movie Round-Up

DVD and Blu Ray Movie Round up

As you know, we’re movie buffs around here. One of the things that we look forward to as a family is watching a new DVD together on a Friday night after pizza. It doesn’t happen every week, but it’s one of those rituals that we all love. Sometimes we rent the movie through Redbox or […]

Save Time with a Clean Fridge

Save Time with a Clean Fridge | Life as MOM

Keep your fridge clean to save time. Sometimes we have to spend time to save time. Sounds a little contradictory, but if you invest in something now, you can reap a time savings later. Freezer cooking is like that. So is making your own custom spice blends. Those activities take some time, but you get […]

9 Ways to Make Your Week Better

9 ways to make your week better

Sunday is a big deal. Because, as you know, Monday follows it. And then the rest of the week. The tone you set on Sunday night and Monday morning can carry over through the rest of the week, helping you feel on the ball or behind the 8-ball, as the case may be. What you do to […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #26

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #26 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with flautas, chicken sandwiches, chicken and wild rice bake, tortellini soup, and beef stew. Easy Chicken and Cheese Flautas The school year is in full swing right about now, but it doesn’t show signs of slowing down, does it? At least […]

Make a Reusable Grocery List to Save Time in the Kitchen

Make a Reusable Grocery List Life as MOM

If you go to the grocery store on any kind of regular basis, chances are you’re making a list each time. And if you’re making a list each time, you’re probably adding the same things to that list fairly often. You can save time by using a reusable grocery list. A reusable grocery list is one […]

The Weekly Ramble

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Ready for the weekly ramble? This is the one when I share all the minutia of our lives. What a week! It seems like it lasted a year. We spent both days of last weekend at the hockey rink. Despite my needing to get my book done, I decided I didn’t ever want my kids […]

Use Spice Blends to Save Time in the Kitchen

use spice blends to save time in the kitchen

There’s no doubt about it. Busting out the measuring spoons takes time. It adds minutes to your kitchen prep time. Wouldn’t it be so much easier just to open a packet of commercial seasoning mix? No measuring! Well, as you may know, my heart belongs to homemade. I think that in most cases, homemade tastes […]