All You Online and a Giveaway


How does it sound to have realistic money-saving solutions for every area of your life? Or how about meals for under $2? Or what do you think about exercise and nutrition information to stay fit and healthy without spending a bundle? Sounds great, doesn’t it? Well, the editors of All You magazine are intent on […]

MOM Deals This Week

When I go out to stores, I’m amazed at some of the prices they charge. I went to Ralphs on Tuesday and they had rice cakes for $2.50 a bag. But, because I get their new ad on Monday, I knew that the price on those very same rice cakes would drop to 75 cents […]

What Birthday Cake Theme Would You Like to See?

Don’t forget to vote in the poll in the left hand sidebar. Poll closes at noon on Tuesday.

Win a Free Sara Lee Dessert

Thanks to Sara Lee, I’ve been able to experiment with all sorts of dessert recipes this summer. From grilled pound cake to an orca birthday cake, the versatility of Sara Lee poundcake is endless! Be sure to read my review. Sara Lee is offering up free dessert this week to six LifeasMOM readers. Yeah! Six […]

This Week on URS: A Chicken in Every Pot

Loved that collection of red, white, and blue goodness on last week’s URS! Thanks to everyone who linked up. Amy’s Caramel Pretzel Sparklers were particularly clever as she used caramel wrap instead of unwrapping all those little squares and melting them. Easy-peasy. This Thursday come ready to share your chicken recipes. Henry IV of France […]

Giveaway Winners

I hosted two giveaways here at LifeasMOM last week. Thanks to everyone who participated. It was fun to see where y’all were born — and if you knew the proper abbreviation for your state — and to see what your first jobs were. It appears there are a lot of mamas hatin’ McDonalds these days. […]

Coming Up on URS


Thanks to everyone who linked up last week with their Crowd Pleasing recipes. I had such fun browsing what you had to share. Kitchen Stewardship’s Pasta Salad Variations sound mouth-watering. And Food with Kid Appeal’s hearty Sausage Potato Skillet looks fantastic. (Guess who’s craving carbs?) This week’s theme is Fourth of July. Come with your […]

Win $100 California Albertsons Gift Card This Contest is Now Closed


You know what a grocery geek I am. In nine short months since our move to San Diego, I have come to know our local grocery stores like the back of my hand. The employees cringe when they see me and my big black coupon bag approaching. Just kidding. They love me. Kidding again. Anyway…. […]