The Afternoon High Five

Afternoon High Five Printable | Life as MOM

Routines are important for kids and for adults. When we have set tasks for certain times of the day, we add a rhythm to life. It helps kids mark the passing of the day and grounds them. I think routines add comfort and familiarity to an ever-changing world. For a number of years our family […]

A Printable Thanksgiving Menu

A Printable Thanksgiving Menu with Grocery List | Life as MOM

This week’s meal plan is a little bit different. Download a complete Thanksgiving Meal. The Thanksgiving meal is arguably the largest and most expensive meal — not to mention time-consuming — that most Americans prepare in a year. I remember celebrating Christmas in France. I’d say the meal my French mom prepared could certainly compete […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #29

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #29 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with pasta with red sauce, chili, broccoli & cauliflower soup, chicken enchilada casserole, and chicken with mashed potatoes. This past week our family kinda played “pick-up” when it came time for supper. Since I threw my back out early in the […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #28

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #28 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with slow cooker chicken, hot Italian beef sandwiches, stone soup, macaroni and cheese, and queso fundido. Hot Italian Beef Sandwiches on Homemade Rolls Are you at that point in the semester where the newness is starting to rub off and the […]

Choose a FREE Meal Plan & Have an Easier Week

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Having a meal plan can save you money, time, and frustration all week long. It’s one step toward making your week better. I kinda like making menu plans. Call me weird. But, it’s true. I think that it’s pretty fun to come up with different meal combinations. If you don’t like making meal plans, well, […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #27

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Looking for some tasty meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with chicken & bean burritos, chicken pot pie, Italian sub sandwiches, beans & rice soup, and vegetable beef minestrone. Chicken Pot Pie Anyone else feeling the frenzy of afterschool and evening obligations. I’m trying not to let the appointments and practice […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #26

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #26 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with flautas, chicken sandwiches, chicken and wild rice bake, tortellini soup, and beef stew. Easy Chicken and Cheese Flautas The school year is in full swing right about now, but it doesn’t show signs of slowing down, does it? At least […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print and Cook #25

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #25 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with club sandwiches, broccoli and cheddar soup, pan pizza, meatballs with mashed potatoes and gravy, and cheddar and leek potato bake. The Spring Street Club Sandwich THAT is one good sandwich. I could eat that for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Super […]