Believe in Heroes and Support the Wounded Warrior Project

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The Believe in Heroes Campaign offers us a chance to support our heroes through the brands we regularly shop. This post is sponsored by Believe in Heroes Campaign in support of Wounded Warriors. All opinions are mine: Chances are each of us knows someone who’s served in our nation’s armed services. These men and women do amazing […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. I shared this photo last night on Instagram, but it is so sweet, I have to share it here, too. My girl, who has insisted she can’t read or write for the last two years has finally gotten over that hurdle. Earlier this month she started writing […]

Organize with the Print & Go Planner

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Organize with the Print & Go Planner! This week, enter for your chance to win a copy of my newest planner. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: Mjdlamater@, rodrigfamily2000@, and angievantine@ As I’ve mentioned before, my planner is my brain on paper. While I may not consult it every minute of every day, it’s there to […]

The Weekly Ramble


The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Oh! I wish that I had something really exciting to report, but things have been pretty quiet around ye olde homestead. That isn’t always a bad thing, if you know what I mean. We’re at a crossroads in terms of working out kinks in our schedules. […]

Get a Free Sample of My New Cookbook

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Five years ago come October, I did, what at the time seemed really gnarly and scary. I sent a cookbook proposal to a literary agent, and held my breath. The proposal had already been ripped to shreds by a cookbook editor who had agreed to look at it without my having secured an agent. I was […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. The week flew by and here I am trying to remember what I did. I slept in past 7 am on multiple occasions. I know, sounds like a really small deal. But, it’s a big deal for me. I’m trying to take things easier. I like […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. This week has been a week of survival. Between the whole family getting sick and the heatwave of the century, I’ve been a melting puddle trying to keep this ship afloat. I’m hoping the worst is over on both counts. And there I feel like I […]

Freezer Cooking Chat

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This week is Freezer Cooking Days! Just a friendly reminder about Tuesday night’s Freezer Cooking Chat on the Life as Mom Facebook Page.  We’ve got a few giveaways to help your freezer cooking out this month. Back to school means crazy dinners, right? Not when you have a freezer full of good stuff. See you at […]