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Win $100 California Albertsons Gift Card This Contest is Now Closed

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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Rice and Beans, Beans and Rice

Getting tired of the same old bargain beans and rice? Dude it up a little. Suggestions are over at Good (& Cheap) Eats.

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Two Left Feet

A small price to pay in exchange for help getting out the door on time.

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Camp Wannalaffalotta: The Good Ole’ USA

Though it’s easy for our lives to get caught up in economics, the latest fashions, and the price of hot dogs at the local Stuff-Mart, the truth underlying it all is that we experience great freedom in being able to pursue those very things. The freedoms that we enjoy every day in the United States […]

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Win a Copy of Learn the States and Postal Abbreviations This Contest is Now Closed

The Web is such an interesting place. You can “meet” so many people and find others with common interests. One person I’ve “met” over the last year is Joy. Mom of three and designer extraordinaire, she is one savvy lady. Recently, she published an e-book to help children (and adults) learn the states and their […]

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What’s Cookin’ This Week

Well, once again, things didn’t all go according to plan last week – for a variety of reasons. One thing I’m learning is that reviewing the dinner plan first thing in the morning helps it actually happen by the time five o’clock rolls around. I can troubleshoot ingredients, like, um, take them out of the […]

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Just for Fun: A Poll

As emails from my giveaway winners start rolling in, I’m amazed at how many people have never won a blog giveaway. Makes me feel all warm and fuzzy that I get to award them something cool. I, personally, have won two that I can remember – one from I’m an Organizing Junkie and one from […]

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Summer Giveaways Winners

Thanks to everyone who played in last week’s giveaways. Here are the winners of the giveaways as well as the answers to the trivia questions. Winners were chosen at random thanks to Random.org. What amusement park did we take the FishKids to this Spring? Legolandone copy of The Summer Book by Susan Branch goes to […]

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