5 Systems to Make Back-to-School Easier on Mom

Ideas file

Back-to-School can be a great season of change and new beginnings. Life as MOM contributor Prerna offers ways to make the back-to-school transition easier on Mom. Whoosh! Did you hear that? Summer’s speeding past and before we know it, it’ll be time to get back to school runs, homework and more! I know. I apologize […]

Why I’m Not Striving for Balance This Summer

kids sand pit

Wondering how to get it all together this summer? Life as MOM contributor Prerna, offers a much-needed reality check. defines ‘balance’ as: Verb Keep or put (something) in a steady position so that it does not fall While being balanced is something I pride myself on and lay great emphasis on, during the lazy, […]

Lagging Behind? Here’s How to Catch Up with Your Goals

home laundry

We’ve all found ourselves buried in work or to-dos. Life as MOM contributor Prerna helps us get back on track with these easy-to-follow tips for getting back on track. We’ve all been there, haven’t we, Mama? You know when we fall behind our to-do list or goals and it seems like we’ll never catch up. […]

A Work at Home Wardrobe

a work at home wardrobe

Working at home means you can work in your pajamas. But, you certainly don’t have to. And you might be more efficient if you dress for success. Contributing writer Prerna offers some tips today. As someone who’s juggled working from home and managing the home for the last 5 years, I’ve come to realize a few […]

13 Ways to Get Organized for the Year

pinterest board for organzing

A few minutes of planning can prevent frustration later. Plan for the year by getting organized now with these tips from Life as MOM contributor, Prerna. January is in full swing and if you’re like me, you’ve already put together a plan for a more peaceful and productive year. However, this  is also the best […]

5 Organizing Must-Haves for Busy Work-at-Home Moms

woman laptop

Though there are definite perks, work-at-home isn’t as easy as it sounds. Life as MOM contributor, Prerna offers some organizing suggestions for WAHMS. They work for all busy parents, actually. photo source Despite being fairly organized and focused, I’ve found that juggling a home, family and a couple of businesses tends to get me a […]

Find Time for Work Without Paying for Child Care (Frugal Friday)


Whether your work is for pay or not, there are times when we need to work. Anne shares how to do it without paying for child care. photo source The following is a guest post from Anne of Modern Mrs. Darcy: Have you ever felt like there just weren’t enough hours in the day? I’m […]