Best of 2012 at Life as MOM

I’ve spent some time recently going over all the family photos of 2012. How did my kids get so big so fast?! Time flies when you’re having fun. I thought I’d share some of the highlights here at Life as MOM with you. These are the most popular posts of 2012. Make-Ahead School Lunches and […]

Tell Me What You Think

Last day of the year? How did we get here? Um, yeah, time stops for no man. I guess that’s it. As we roll on into 2013, I’d love it if you would take a few minutes to fill out this survey. It will help me know what you love about Life as MOM (the […]

Ch-Ch-Changes for 2013


I’m over at Simple Homeschool today talking about ways to approach the new year with a positive spin. From the post, I intended to finish the calendar year with a strong academic month. Of course, illness and a number of unforeseeable circumstances got in my way. In some ways, we limped to the finish line. […]

When Love Came Down to Earth

“Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people; for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in […]

Merry Christmas!

FishFam in Sierras

I don’t send Christmas cards any more. I’m one of those people. I know. I used to dislike them also. But, I realized that something had to give. And Christmas cards was it. That doesn’t mean, however, that I don’t send you wishes for a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. I do. […]

$5 Ebook Bundle Sale

Through Friday, December 21, you can get a great deal on ebooks and at the same time help a homeschool family who has taken on the care of ten additional children, ages 2-16, who need a safe and loving home. The mother of these ten precious kids has terminal cancer and is no longer able […]

Winners from the Grateful Giveaways

Last week I posted a boatload of giveaways from some amazing sponsors: Pirates Booty, Otterbox, Jump Start, Jakks Toys, Contigo, Cutco, Dave Ramsey, Once A Month Mom, Harvard Common Press, CVS, Hallmark, Little Tikes, PetSmart, iHome, Jib-Jab and Payless Shoe Source. We are in the process of emailing all of the winners, so you can watch for […]

Don’t Forget to Enter the Grateful Giveaways!


On Monday and Tuesday I posted fifteen great giveaways. Eleven other bloggers did the same. That means there are 180 prizes just waiting to be won — by you. Be sure to enter before the promotions close on Monday night, 12/10/12. Each of these prizes is bound to make your holidays and your “life as […]