Make-Ahead and Freeze Thanksgiving Side Dishes

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Put your feet up this Thanksgiving with this Make-Ahead and Freeze Thanksgiving Side Dishes freezer cooking plan. Thanksgiving is just a couple weeks away! After years of doing all the cooking, I was so thrilled to go to my in-laws’ house last year. They have a lovely spacious home with lots of spots to relax. The […]

How to Deal with Mom Envy During the Holidays

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The holiday season can be a wonderful time as long as we don’t let Mom Envy steal our joy. Consider these tips from Life as Mom contributor Prerna: We’ve all experienced it. That feeling you get when you visit a friend’s home during the holidays, sometimes, straight after you’ve both hung out at the park with […]

Celebrate Simply

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Would you like to celebrate the season more simply this year? Take my free 4-week course to help you streamline your celebrations to suit your season of life. Years ago when we had one child and a really tight budget, I decided that I was going to make all our Christmas gifts, all our Christmas […]

Organizing Birthdays and Holidays

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Organizing birthdays and holidays can not only make them fun and special, but it can also help you save money. Follow these tips to plan ahead. Homemade Chocolate Buttercream We are currently coming upon a busy season at our house. In addition to the Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s that many of you are thinking […]

Enjoying Summer in September

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Summer weather lasts far past Labor Day. Are you tooled up to enjoy summer in September? Keep these tips in mind as you enjoy the last bits of warmth. This post is sponsored by Neutrogena. All opinions are my own. I suppose that some folks see Labor Day (this weekend!) as the end of the […]

Summer Lunch Ideas for Kids

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Need inspiration for summer lunches? Check out these easy recipes and ideas to make lunchtimes delicious, nutritious, and easy!

Tips & Recipes for Summer Freezer Meals

Tips & Recipes for Summer Freezer Meals

Cooking for the freezer can make your summer meals delicious and easy. Check out these tips and recipes for summer freezer meals.

Easy BBQ Recipes for the 4th

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Get your grill on this weekend with these easy BBQ recipes that will wow your guests and satisfy your tummy.