The Week in Review

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This girl cracks me up. She came down to the family room dressed like this. She said she was ready to exercise, pink fluffy booties and all. In the purse? Are water bottles. Love her — and her creative enthusiasm. FishChick5 had her allergy skin testing week. Oh, that was not fun. She was so […]

DIY on a Dime: Falling for Fun

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There’s a new series coming your way! I know some of us are still holding onto summer, but fall is my favorite season. And I can’t wait for the weather to cool off! In anticipation for the coming of autumn, we’ll be kicking it off with several weeks of budget-friendly family fun. Keep track of […]

The Week in Review

first day of 8th grade

This guy? Will keep some blessed woman entertained for life. He very willingly posed for this “I’m in 8th grade” photo. And then offered to pose for some more. Very funny. And this? FishBoy12 was in the local police department’s junior academy this summer and knows what a mugshot looks like. Heavens! Yes, school started […]

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 […]

The Week in Review


Oh my. What a week. It started out strong, meaning I was productive, energetic, and on top of things. Then on Wednesday afternoon, my girl there had a fairly severe allergic reaction which involved a frenzied scramble through the house for Benadryl and eventually a few hours spent in the doctor’s office getting extra treatment. […]

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For a very limited time, the kindle version of my ebook, A Simpler Season will be available for FREE download. Grab your copy here before midnight on Tuesday night. If you like what you read and want the printable pages referenced in the book, you can grab those hereĀ for $3.

Help for Moms Working at Home

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Working from home has many perks, but it also has its own challenges. At the very least, organization is key to a more peaceful home and work environment. A household planner is a great way to organize your different spheres of life. If you’re going to start working from home or if you already work […]

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As mentioned earlier this week, you can get $3 off your purchase of Organizing Life as MOM. Use the coupon code TIMEMOM when you make your purchase. This coupon is good until August 31, 2013.