Be Prepared for an Emergency

Be Prepared for an Emergency

It’s in the best interests of your family to be prepared for an emergency or natural disaster. Follow these tips to help you get started. Be Prepared for an Emergency No one plans to have a hurricane come through or for a wildfire to take their home. Unfortunately, it’s one of life’s bitter surprises. However, […]

How I Made Laundry Easy on Myself

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Laundry is one of my favorite jobs, particularly now that I’ve made it easy on myself. These tricks can help you transform your laundry situation as well. Laundry is an unavoidable job, unless you’re Martha Stewart who has a decidedly gorgeous laundry room, but who probably doesn’t need to actually do her own laundry. The rest […]

10 Tools to Organize Your Homeschool

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You can facilitate learning and peace when you organize your homeschool. Here are 10 tools to help you get organized and enjoy your homeschool more. I’m officially in the throes of my 14th year of homeschooling. I’ve got about 10 more to go. I’ve learned a lot over the years. I probably have a lot […]

Plan for Self-Care

Make a Plan for Self Care | Life as Mom

As you organize and plan and strategize about all the things in this life as mom, be sure that you’re making a plan for self-care. You know, taking care of YOU. Self-care, any deliberate action or practice to care for yourself physically and mentally, is vital to your life as a mom and caregiver. You […]

Money Management Tips

Money Management

Money management is necessary if we’re to live within our means, keep stress at bay, and achieve financial goals. Here are some tips to help you get your budgeting and financials a little more in order. Lego Money Holder Money, if left to manage itself, will fly right out the window, leaving you stressed and […]

How to Get Your Whole House Clean at One Time

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Want to get the whole house clean? It’s worth it. You’ll feel amazing. And if we can pull it off, so can you. I am not sure that I’m the best person to write this post. I think that I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve had my whole house clean at one […]

What I Learned Cleaning My Kids’ Bedrooms

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Cleaning my kids’ bedrooms wasn’t on the top of my list of fun things to do, but it turned out to be a liberating experience for all of us. And I learned so much about my sweet people. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, […]

Snack Planning

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Snack planning is an important part of a mom’s week. Not only are you a little ahead of the game with a snack on hand, but you can nourish your own body as well as your kids’! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of General Mills. The opinions and text are […]