Win a Free Sara Lee Dessert

Thanks to Sara Lee, I’ve been able to experiment with all sorts of dessert recipes this summer. From grilled pound cake to an orca birthday cake, the versatility of Sara Lee poundcake is endless! Be sure to read my review. Sara Lee is offering up free dessert this week to six LifeasMOM readers. Yeah! Six […]

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Nobody Doesn’t Like Sara Lee – A Review


I have very fond memories of my childhood. Usually involving food. Obviously, I’m passing the same kind of memories on to my children. See? He’s doing a happy dance over dessert. Some of those foods from my childhood included Sara Lee products, two items in particular. When I was young, my family often served Sara […]

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Mom Deals This Week

Keep your eyes open, and good deals are sure to come your way. Some highlights from our past week include: — Free Chick-Fil-A – no, we didn’t dress as cows, like last year. Instead, last month our local Chick-Fil-A featured “Come Back Day.” If we saved our receipt from that visit, they would give us […]

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CVS Primer – July 12- 18


It’s been awhile since I’ve darkened the doors of CVS. The sales just haven’t been that great, and we’ve been living off our stockpile. But looking at this week’s ad from my Friday’s mail, I see that they are featuring lots of school supplies — for free! If you’re new to shopping CVS, check out […]

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Grocery Geek Presents: A Blah Week


For some reason, the grocery sales didn’t excite me much this week. Could be I’m burned out. Could be that I have other things (chicken pox and moving, to name a few) on my mind. Regardless, I didn’t rush out and do a happy dance over shopping this week. (Yes, I normally do. That’s why […]

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Recipe for a Fun Friday Night: Individual Ice Cream Cups


Somehow it seems more special if you can eat out of your own carton!

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Frugal Friday: Making the Most of In Season Produce

Fresh Cherries

Cut grocery costs by making the most of in-season produce. Here are some tips to get the best prices and enjoy the fruit of the season.

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Throw a Birthday Cake Theme My Way! Challenge Me!


Because I’m bored and have nothing better to do (like find a new house, pack up, and move), I thought I’d ask my readers to challenge me with a birthday cake theme. Last time we played this game, I was stumped to create a Fancy Nancy cake and a Breakfast Cake. Theme suggestions will be […]

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