Last Chance for a Good Deal

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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Complete Giveaway #1: Winners

Congratulations to the winners of my first of six weeks of giveaways sponsored by 8th Continent Soy Milk. Each of the following winners will receive two coupons each, each good for a half-gallon of 8th Continent Complete. Complete is the first soymilk to include Omega-3 DHA for increased brain & eye development, fiber for better […]

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Guest Post: Diet for the Decades – Your Best Diet at 30

The following guest post is provided by Elizabeth Somer, M.A., R.D. and author of the book, Age-Proof Your Body: Your Complete Guide to Looking and Feeling Younger. Last week she offered dietary suggestions for all you twentysomethings, such as the importance of iron and folic acid in your diet. In this section, addressed to women […]

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Oh My! The Bobsy Twins Triplets

My sisters are 3 and 5 years younger than me. And since we were the first three children (in a family of five), we often dressed alike – whether or not we wanted to. Until I was twelve. And then I was enlightened by a fellow classmate that this “just wasn’t done” in the sixth […]

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What’s Cooking? Not Me

Last week’s menu plan got hijacked by the stomach flu. A lot of what I had planned wasn’t really the best for those in the midst or in the aftermath of upset tummies. This week we’re getting back into the swing of things. And one way to make it easy is that I’m not going […]

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MOM Deals This Week

Looking for ways to save on baby products? Baby Cheapskate tracks all the latest deals and “stockupportunities” on diapers, wipes, formula, and other such baby stuff. Wanna save big bucks on groceries? Check out this great sale from Money Saving Mom and Living on a Dime. They’ll teach you all you need to know to […]

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Time for MOM: Just Enjoy Them!

You know you’ve felt the pull. Since your first child was born, you’ve felt that tension between playing with the baby and getting the laundry done. Between reading a story to your littles and unloading the dishwasher. Between taking a walk in the park and paying the bills. Whether your work is mostly at home […]

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Grocery Geek Presents: Such Great Deals!

My grocery budget is getting very close to its end. I’ve had some great grocery store outings this month(see them here and here). But, it’s easy to lose sight of mid-week purchases. I forgot about the few things that I had FishPapa get at Costco or the diapers that I got on sale at Walgreens […]

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