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Links of Love: I Can Do That!

Unless you’ve got a nanny, a housekeeper, a chauffeur, and a chef, it’s hard to manage a home and family–and still keep a smile on your face. But, it’s worth trying. Because nobody wants a crabby mom. Join me while I try to navigate these choppy waters and keep smiling. Subscribe to my RSS feed […]

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Grocery Greek Presents: Online Grocery Shopping

This has been an unusual week for me. I was sick all by myself. Unheard of in our house. Usually, I get it on the tail end of everyone else getting it. FishPapa was home three days out of five due to holidays/vacation days. And, I ordered groceries online and had them delivered. Yes, it’s […]

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Frugal Friday: Budget Birthday Ideas

When FishBoy12 was just a wee tot, I went all out for his birthdays. At the time I wasn’t sure I could have more children, so why not? And even once I had three or four children, the Creative Birthday Party Queen in me just didn’t know how to give it a rest. Most sane […]

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Rice Pasta Salad (Ultimate Recipe Swap: Food Allergies/Special Diet)

Many moms face the challenge of adapting their kitchen habits to accomodate food allergies or special diets within their families. It’s usually a question of good health, if not life and death that is at stake. So, although it can be a huge bummer, it is an important accomodation to make. Glutton that I am, […]

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Saluting Those Who’ve Fought For Our Freedoms

Today’s not just a paid holiday for government employees. Veteran’s Day is an important moment to remember those who’ve paid for more than just a day off work. Thank you to all the men and women who fight in our military as well as their families who also sacrifice great things in the cause of […]

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Sweet Treat for Your Sweeties – Giveaway Opportunity

We got to taste a new sweet treat this past week. Read my review of Jolly Llama Sorbets and enter to win a case for yourself!

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Giveaway Winner and This Week on URS: Special Diet/Food Allergy

  Thanks to everyone who’s contributed to Ultimate Recipe Swap in the past few weeks. Love the recipes you’ve suggested. Can’t wait to go through them.   Past winners that I am pleased to announce: Bach for Breakfast goes to Vickie from Vickie’s Michigan Garden. Susan Branch’s Autumn goes to Joanne V.  Please send me […]

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Vote for Me! {Shameless Plea}

You would want to know if I’d been nominated for a blogging award, right? Well, I was. I am. I is! Pop over to the Homeschool Post and Get Your Vote On! I’ve been nominated for Best “Live What You Believe” Homeschool Blog. It’s an honor to be nominated. I find myself in the company of […]

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