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Spicy Chicken Rub for Grilled Chicken

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Fire up the grill and enjoy an easy chicken dinner with this Spicy Chicken Rub. Making your own seasoning blend helps you avoid additives and will save you money! I like to be organized at meal times, but despite all my freezer cooking and meal planning, we still have nights when I’m staring into the […]

7 Easy Ways You Can Get Organized

7 Easy Ways to Get Organized

If things feel chaotic at your house, it may be time to get organized. You’ll get more done and have more time to rest and play. Make the most of your days! I suppose some people are able to track in their heads everything they need to do in a day. I am not one […]

Homeschooling Tools to Use This Year

Homeschooling Tools

There are all kinds of resources out there to help you teach your kids at home. While you don’t need all the things, there are a few key homeschooling tools that can make your school year easier. This post contains affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small […]

How to Make Snacking Healthier (Plus 20 Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids)

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Want to improve your family’s diet? Check out these healthy snack ideas to offer your kids better choices and feel good about what you feed them. This post contains affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I really appreciate it. I […]

A Month of Make-Ahead Meals to Make Your Month Easier

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Back through September 30, A Month of Make-Ahead Meals: 30 recipes, 4 weekly grocery lists, and all the step-by-step help you need to make the month easy. In some areas of the world, summer vacation is winding down and kids are heading back to school. Before you know it, fall will be here and with […]

Back to School Traditions to Celebrate

Back to School Traditions | Life as Mom

It’s important to have ways to mark the passing of the seasons. Practicing back to school traditions can be a great way to celebrate a new school year and transition to a new routine. It’s hard to say goodbye to the lazy days of summer. I, for one, prefer not to have obligations and schoolwork to […]

Personalized Household Notebook – Doing It My Way

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A personalized household notebook is a homemaker’s best friend. I’ve tried lots of methods of binding my notebook, and have found that the spiral binding is key. Every successful woman uses some kind of organizational method. I’m not saying that she uses something complicated. But, unless she’s got a photographic memory or a million hired hands, […]

Building Your Academic Calendar for Homeschooling

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One of the benefits of the homeschool life is that you get to set the calendar! Here’s how to build an academic calendar for homeschooling. I’ll confess, one of my favorite parts of homeschooling is that no one else tells me where I have to be and when. While I’m a stickler for doing real […]