Falling for Fun Giveaway Winners

What a whirlwind of a week! Our family headed out on a Fall vacation, complete with apples galore — and loads of family fun. I hope you were inspired to create beautiful fall memories with your sweet ones. If you missed the Falling for Fun series, feel free to go back and browse. There’s a […]

Treasuring the Moments on Mom Life Today

Years ago I started listening to a radio program called, “Family Life Today.” In the days before widespread internet and cell phones, it was a daily fix of helpful ideas and inspiration for my marriage and my family. I loved listening to Dennis Rainey and Bob Lepine talk about all kinds of habits and practices […]

Giveaway Winners, Survey Results, and a Few Announcements

Thanks to everyone who took the time to complete my reader survey last week. It was really informative, telling me where I’m hitting the mark and where I’m missing it in terms of helping you, my readers. So, thank you for that valuable feedback! Giveaway Winners Congratulations to the three Starbucks giftcard winners! The following […]

Catch LifeasMOM on YouTube

Over a year ago, I heard about this new thing called a vlog. (It’s video+blog, in case you weren’t sure.) And, though, I had no clue what I was doing, I decided to give vlogging a try. This is one of the first vlogs I made: How to Make Mexican Rice. Despite my ignorance in […]

A Thank You & A Giveaway from FishMama

Photo Source: pedrosimoes7 Can you join me for a cup of coffee? How ’bout a spot of tea? Let’s talk! A blog without readers really isn’t much — except a way for my mom to see cute pictures of my kids. Not that that’s a bad thing…. But, I wanted to thank each and every […]

Back to School Inspiration Giveaway Winners

What a fun week! I loved reading your comments in last week’s Back to School Inspiration series. I learned so much about how you keep fit, what you love to pack in lunches, how you keep life organized, and how many of you love zebra stripes. Thanks for sharing your expertise as MOMs and family […]

Balancing Academics and Character

Raising children is a long mountain to climb. There are bumps and turns and sheer drop-offs along the way. As a homeschool mom, trying to give my children a solid academic foundation, I find that character development is the necessary partner to academics. Just as we can’t climb a hill without a few challenges in […]

Get Your Household Notebook Going!

Have you got a household notebook? It’s one of the systems I use to help me stay organized. Today I’m sharing over at Organizing Junkie how to make a household notebook that works for you.