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Planning Quality Time with Each Child

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Planning quality time with each child, particularly in a large family, can be tricky. But, it’s not impossible. And it’s SO worth the effort! We were driving home from Santa Barbara this weekend. FishChick napped most of the way thanks to the Dramamine that saves us from vomit along the way. She woke when we […]

Video Games Are Not the Devil

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Video games get a bad rap, to the point that moms think their children should never play them. I’m going on record to say: Video games are not the devil. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising […]

Getting Fit with Goji Play 2

Goji Play 2

Getting fit is not hard when you’ve got the right motivation. What if you could play a video game while you exercised? Now you can with Goji Play 2. The following post is sponsored by Blue Goji. I have received complimentary product as well as compensation for my time spent writing. All opinions are my […]

Travel Essentials for Family Trips

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Ready to hit the road? Make sure that you have these travel essentials to make your family trip safe, fun, and trouble-free. After 18 years of traveling with kids, I’ve learned a few things. College boys probably won’t love your music choices, yet 7-year olds still get excited about Veggie Tales — even if you […]

Missing School for Family Trips

Missing School for Family Trips FEAT

From time to time, a public school schedule just doesn’t work with family travel. Check out these prep tips for missing school for family trips. This post is written by Life as MOM contributor, JessieLeigh: Whether it’s for a holiday getaway or any other vacation or trip, many families will find themselves pulling their children from […]

Tips for a Great Family Movie Night

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Family Movie Night is not a success without a little bit of planning. Here are a few things to keep in mind to make your family movie night a great one this week. Organizing means that you’re keeping tabs on those regular things in your life and making sure they work smoothly, right? Bills paid? […]

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 […]

Safe Travels with Kids

Safe Travels with Kids Tips from LifeasMom.com

Are you heading overseas on a vacation or planning ahead for next year? Take heed of these tips for safe travels so that your trip will be fun and secure. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising […]