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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.You get a do-over, Mom. With back to school approaching, you get […]

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Cleaning and Decluttering the Bathrooms (Zone Defense)

bathroom jinka

I hope you haven’t forgotten Zone Defense! This year, we’re going through our homes, zone-by-zone, tackling different areas of home life. This post originally appeared on August 28, 2012. It’s back as a reminder to get to the bathroom and make it spiffy. Life as MOM contributor, Janel, offers some tips to get you going on […]

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Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #18: Meat’s Back on the Table

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #18 | Life as MOM

Take the week off meal planning! This super easy, kid-friendly, menu plan will help you do it. This week’s menu leans on the meaty side with the salsa verde beef and the pork tenderloin. Both are amazingly good.  There probably won’t be much in the way of leftovers, I’m sorry to say. But, if there […]

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Confidence Comes from Knowing

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A few months ago, I started going to the gym. I felt like such a nerd walking into the gym that first time. All the machines looked foreign. Everyone else looked like they knew what they were doing. I hadn’t a clue. I felt like I must have “Greenhorn” written across my forehead. And I […]

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The Week in Review

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This week was a busy one! Monday arrived and we got to watch over Jack, the neighbor’s dog. My kids were in love, eagerly looking forward to the time to go to Jack’s house and play with him. They are pet lovers, but we have no pets. So, they were thrilled to “puppysit.” On Tuesday […]

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Buy Shoebox Supplies Now (Frugal Friday)

OCC School Supplies

With school supplies and kids’ clothing priced super low right now, it’s a great time to shop for Operation Christmas Child or other shoebox ministries that will take collections at the holidays. This guest post from Carrie shows you how to make the most of current summer sales: Sometime last year, I realized that my […]

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Get Organized Now, Not Later

Tips to Organize Your Pantry

While I’m not quite ready to go back to the daily drill of homeschool, I am ready for the order and routine that the new school year brings with it. “Back to School” time is a fresh start and a great time to get organized. Whether your kids go back to school this week or […]

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Make Your Personal Planner Personal

OLAM new calendars

Make your personal planner more personal this year. It will serve you better! (This post does include Amazon affiliate links. If you make a purchase through one of those links, I will receive some monetary compensation. Your cost is not affected either way.) Each year about this time, I’m ready for a Do-Over. The summer’s […]

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