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Simplify Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

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Are you looking for a little instant ease when it comes to kids home for summer vacation? I totally get you. Check out the Summer Survival Guide . It’s chock-full of great ideas to organize your summer and enjoy great times with yours kids.Today’s Day 3 of Kitchen Time Savers. All month I’ll be sharing […]

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Safe & Healthy Classroom Snacks

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Wondering how to provide classroom snacks that meet school safety guidelines? Here are a few tips for Life as MOM Contributor Jessie Leigh. With elementary school-aged children, there always seem to be lots of occasions to celebrate. Various seasons and holidays bring with them fun parties and gatherings. Some classrooms allow birthday celebrations. Often, parents […]

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Have a Trash Bowl at the Ready to Save Time in the Kitchen

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We have a fairly big kitchen these days, at least compared to the 4 by 6 foot kitchen that made up our newlywed home. My kitchen now is pretty big. And while big is great — totally not complaining — traipsing back and forth throughout the kitchen during meal prep time can slow you down. […]

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Falling for Fun: Mini Apple Pies in Jelly Jars

Mini Apple Pies in Jelly Jars

Learn how to make these adorable mini apple pies from Life as Mom contributor Janel. What a delicious way to enjoy fall! This post does include Amazon affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, this site is paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. All Photos: Janel Several months ago, […]

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Plan Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

Plan Your Meals to Save Time in the Kitchen

Do you know what your next meal will be? If you don’t, now would be a good time to start thinking about it. That’s really what meal planning is. Eventually you plan your meal — even if it means making the decision to drive through In-N-Out Burger. It’s a plan, even if you created it […]

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Kitchen Time Savers

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Want to save time in the kitchen, but still enjoy good eats. Well, this month is the month to learn 31 new Kitchen Time Savers. Yesterday, we had three hockey games: 1:30, 4:30, and 7:30. It was a challenge to feed my people an evening meal. The second game was supposed to get out at […]

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September’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. For the last couple years, I’ve been keeping a notebook of new recipes. Half the meals at our house are what I like to call “experiments”. The other half of the meals is spent refining and retesting those recipes to make sure they’re good enough to share. […]

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A Review of Austenland (Booking It – September Update)

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Please know that this post does include Amazon affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. This month for Booking It, we decided to do something a little different. We all three read the same book and are giving three perspectives on […]

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