God Doesn’t See the Bags Under Our Eyes – VIDEO

God Doesn't See

When we’re vulnerable, we’re open to criticism from others. And that’s when we need to be remember what God sees when He sees us. Sometimes, Life Unedited is where we can express ourselves in a different way than when we search for “the right thing to say”. Life Unedited can be more relaxing and a […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. It’s been a couple weeks since I wrote a Weekly Ramble, hasn’t it? That’s because it’s been a few weeks since I could really sit at the computer and write. I’ve missed it so much! But, as you know, I’m trying to make PRIORITY guide me, […]

Quiet Time

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Quiet time each morning, time that is quiet, helps center me for the day, and feel like I can take on the challenges ahead. It’s an important part of my morning routine. I’ve always had a slight aversion to noise. As a high school teacher, mine was one of the quieter classrooms. I required that […]

What do you want most out of Life as Mom?


The new year is under way. Goals are being set. The daily grind starts rolling tomorrow. One thing that I would love from you is your feedback. How can I and the writers here at Life as Mom serve you best? We want to serve you, to encourage you, to help you know that you […]

Periscope – Easing Back into Homeschool

Tools to Organize Your Homeschool

Hey everybody! I recently joined the Periscope crowd, and it has been SO MUCH FUN! Download the app and let’s chat! You can find me at jessicagfisher! Every morning I’ve been doing a Life as Mom broadcast. It’s been so fun to interact with readers LIVE. Today I shared four things you can do to […]

Take Two!

Take 2

It’s the second day of January, so it’s time to take TWO! $2 off, that is. For today only, get $2 off your purchase of any of my ebooks in my estore. You must use the coupon code: lamtake2 in order to get the discount. Titles includes: The Print & Go Planner A Month of […]

Thank YOU!

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Hello, sweet friends! I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for walking through life as Mom with me! It’s been 7 1/2 years since I set up shot in this little space, hoping that I wasn’t gonna be talking to myself. And you’ve kept me company! Thank you! It’s been a wild […]

Goal Setting Strategies for 2016

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Time for the big do-over! Have you done any goal setting for 2016? Here are some strategies to get you started. The Print & Go Planner As the calendar pages begin to turn for the new year, I start to get a little giddy. I love fresh starts. The new year with its clean slate […]