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Are You at the Right Pace for Your Life’s Season?

Are you at the right pace for your life? | Life as MOM

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.Are you trying to do too much, move too fast, or otherwise […]

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How to Get a Band-aid (or Other Sticker) Out of the Carpet

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As we all know, adhesive bandages, aka Band-aids, are a cure-all for all that ills a five-year old. At least at my house, that is usually the case. The girl has a minor scratch, a Band-aid can cure it magically. It happens often, as witnessed by the wrappers and papers left in her wake. One […]

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Kids and Chores Can Mix

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If you haven’t already instituted a chore routine for your kids, now might be a good time to do so. As summer gives way to the school year, it’s a natural time of transition and new beginnings. Here are a few chore-related posts from the Life as MOM archives to help get you thinking about […]

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5 Crazy Things I Do to Keep Things Together

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Heads up: 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. Life can be crazy. The unexpected is sure to raise its head and knock your best plans off course. “Simple living” is a good thing to strive […]

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DIY on a Dime: Falling for Fun

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There’s a new series coming your way! I know some of us are still holding onto summer, but fall is my favorite season. And I can’t wait for the weather to cool off! In anticipation for the coming of autumn, we’ll be kicking it off with several weeks of budget-friendly family fun. Keep track of […]

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Weekly Meal Plan to Print and Cook #22

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #22 | Life as MOM

Having a meal plan at the start of the week can help you manage your time better as well as get healthy, homecooked meals on the table. We’ve done the work with this free printable meal plan and grocery list, so you don’t have to. Chili Stacks We’re into our first week of school. Wow. Yes, […]

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The Week in Review

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This guy? Will keep some blessed woman entertained for life. He very willingly posed for this “I’m in 8th grade” photo. And then offered to pose for some more. Very funny. And this? FishBoy12 was in the local police department’s junior academy this summer and knows what a mugshot looks like. Heavens! Yes, school started […]

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Win Healthy Snacks from Chomps

Win Healthy Snacks from Chomps

This giveaway is sponsored by Chomps: This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: cgoode1@, bsanich@, wesdelchic07@ A few months ago, in an effort to get rid of my pesky hip pain, I tried a rigorous elimination diet called a Whole30. You can read about my experience here. In sum, it was good. It was hard, yes, […]

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