How do I find a recipe around here?

Thank you so much for offering your feedback in last week’s little survey! It was immensely helpful — in many ways. Folks offered all kinds of feedback about a myriad of topics besides just site design. Unfortunately, I didn’t leave a spot for you to leave your email address and so there’s no easy way […]

Can I Pick Your Brain?

I’m doing a little tweaking behind the scenes here both at Life as MOM and Good Cheap Eats. My hope is to make both sites easier to navigate. And I would love your opinion! Do you have two minutes to click a few boxes and type a few words? I’d love your feedback! Loading… (The […]

1 Day Sale in the Life as MOM estore

Looking to buy a fun ebook to help your life as MOM? Hop on over to the Life as MOM estore to get $4 off any item $8 or more. Choices include The Summer Survival Guide Organizing Life as MOM Fifty Books to Enjoy with Kids. You must use the coupon code LIBERTY to get […]

Join me for a Pantry Challenge in July

A pantry challenge is a great way to improve your family’s diet and grocery budget. January and July are the months when I spend some time analyzing my food storage and cooking habits. What do we have too much of? What are we wasting money on? How could I do better in feeding my family? […]

European Vacation with Six Kids?

We’re dreaming a big dream over here. This little town, near and dear to my heart, is the petit village of Collioure, France, just a few miles from the Spanish border. It’s our hope to spend a few weeks here in 2014. And I’ve got 22 months to get ready. I’m over at Simple Homeschool […]

Super Tool to Help You Read With Your Kids

Hold onto your hats! We’ve got a great new book, a super tool to help you read with your kids! Look at that boy! He’s so happy! Today he’s ten, and he’s as much in love with books now as he was at two. The love of books was one thing that I really, REALLY […]

How do YOU stream free music?

My go-to music source is Pandora. When my ten-year old isn’t playing piano or blasting his ipod off my speakers, that is. But, I keep seeing Spotify scroll through my Facebook feed. (Facebook’s where I get all my news and information it seems.) Apparently, a lot of my friends use Spotify for free streaming. I’m curious if […]

Birthday Cake Round-Up Next Week!

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Next Thursday we’re sharing Birthday Cake ideas. Come prepared to tell about or link up your favorite themed birthday cake. Catch a glimpse of past round-ups here.