MENU

The Weekly Ramble

Legoland with the fishkids

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Legoland or Disneyland?

Continue Reading »

Saving on Easter Supplies (Frugal Friday)

passover

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.Looking to celebrate Easter on a budget? Consider some of these ways […]

Continue Reading »

Our European Vacation: London and Home Again

parliament london

We had a great two-day stop in London on our return to the US after a month in France. We really enjoyed the city with our kids.

Continue Reading »

Book Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up featured

Want to know what all this life-changing magic is all about? Here’s my review of the organizing and “tidying” book written by Japanese author, Marie Kondo.

Continue Reading »

Easy Fish & Shrimp Packets

fish packet asparagus and rice

Take Hobo Dinners to a whole new level! These Easy Fish & Shrimp Packets come together super easy for a quick and delicious supper. In October when we met Monsieur Renaud, we had one of the most remarkable experiences of our trip. To meet a man who had lived through the German occupation of France […]

Continue Reading »

How to be Kinder to Yourself

how to be kinder to yourself featured

Hey Mama, might be time to lighten up! On yourself. Consider these ways to remind yourself of the bigger picture, scale back, review the day, and seek grace.

Continue Reading »

The Weekly Ramble

weekly ramble logo

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Big doings around here. It only took me 42.8 years, but I finally learned that the cause of my messes is too much stuff for the space that I own. I know, brilliant. Believe me when I say that I read every organizing and tidying book […]

Continue Reading »

Easter Crafts for Kids

6 Fun & Frugal Easter Crafts | LifeasMOM.com

Celebrate Easter and spring with these inexpensive crafts for kids that use supplies that you can easily find at home.

Continue Reading »