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Snack Planning

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Hey there! I’m Jessica. I think that motherhood should be savored, like a good piece of chocolate. But sometimes it feels like more duty than delight. Am I right? I’m working to change that. Read more about me here and this blog here. Snack planning is an important part of a mom’s week. Not only […]

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FREE Printable Meal Planner to Get You Organized

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Get organized this week for great meals with a FREE printable meal planner to track meal plans, grocery list, and prep ahead items. Are you ready for the week? One of the things that helps me feel better prepared for the days ahead and which helps me recover from the lazy days of the weekend […]

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Organize Your Weekend

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Organize your weekend to make sure that the fun and the not-so-fun both get done, and that you’re refreshed and ready for a new week. Organize your weekend? Say what? I thought the weekend was a time to relax. Well, it is! But, you know that there are some things you can do now to […]

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Organized Phone Apps

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Organized phone apps can make your phone experience smoother and easier. If the apps are organized, you’ll be able to use them quickly and easily. A couple weeks ago I bought a new iPhone. I’d been limping along on the iPhone 4 that I bought for $99 in 2011. To date, that is the most […]

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Travel Tips for Planning and Packing

Travel Tips for Planning and Packing

A vacation or business trip can involve a lot of details. Follow these travel tips to help you be organized and enjoy a great trip. Facebook, for all its flaws, has been super fun for me this month. A year ago while we were tromping through France and parts of London, I would upload photos via […]

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Organizing Tips for a Home Office

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Is your home office a disaster? I can relate. I’ve gathered some organizing tips to help us both keep the home office neat and tidy. I started writing cookbooks in 2010. It became a full time job in many ways. At that time we had a bonus bedroom. (Yes, ours is a 5-bedroom home.) While […]

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Organize with the Print & Go Planner

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Organize with the Print & Go Planner! This week, enter for your chance to win a copy of my newest planner. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: Mjdlamater@, rodrigfamily2000@, and angievantine@ As I’ve mentioned before, my planner is my brain on paper. While I may not consult it every minute of every day, it’s there to […]

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Organize Recipes So You Can Actually Make Them

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Recipes can be some of our most prized possessions and regularly used resources to help us eat well and enjoy good meals with family. How can you organize recipes so they best serve you? This post was written by Life as Mom contributor, Prerna Malik. Have you ever saved, pinned or clipped a bunch of […]

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