Oh In-N-Out Burger! How I Love Thee!


Thanks for visiting Life as Mom. I’m Jessica, and I’m here to help, walk alongside you, and share my mistakes so you don’t have to make them. Read more about me and this blog here.If you live somewhere other than California, Arizona, or Nevada, and have never eaten a Double-Double, I’m sorry. You’re so missing […]

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Camp Wannalafflotta: Meanwhile, Back on the Farm….


I hope that you had great oceans of fun last week with the first installment of Camp Wannalaffalotta. This week we head inland for farm-themed family fun. And what an important part of our heritage the farm is! Currently the kids and I are studying the American Colonial period in our history study. This past […]

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Longs Shoppers, You Have Arrived: A CVS Primer for Newbies


I just realized that some of my readers may be Longs shoppers. And now that Longs is CVS, well, your life is about to change. And hopefully for the better. Don’t get me wrong. When I was in college, a newlywed, and a new mom, Longs was actually “my drugstore.” There seemed to be a […]

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What’s Cookin’


After a month of doctor’s appointments, house guests, and family celebrations, this week is a quiet one. Praise the Lord! I’m hoping that since we have nowhere to go this week, we will be able to reestablish some routines. And since my cupboards are full, I don’t think I need to buy anything other than […]

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Giveaway Winner

Congrats to Chrissy for winning this giveaway. I’ve emailed you, so you should know if you’re “the Chrissy.” New giveaway coming up this week! Stay tuned!

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50 Ways to Streamline Your Life, Part Six


Life as MOM can be a veritable labyrinth of twists and turns. You never know what lies around that bend in the track. Could be a smooth ride or there may be a few bumps in the road. How can we streamline our lives in order to absorb the shock of those bumps? The following […]

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MOM Deals: CVS Has Come Back to Me!

This past week was an expensive one: braces for one child, a retainer for another, both vehicle registrations, and a broken washing machine. All told, I think $4,000 left my checkbook. Ouch! I’m in the mood for some deals, how ’bout you? *** Those of you in California will understand the CVS withdrawals I’ve undergone […]

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Sharing the Luvs


Here’s another source of manufacturer’s coupons. Sign up for the Luvs newsletter and receive special offers, diaper coupons, or samples via regular mail. We’ve got two in diapers and there’s no way I could keep them dry without coupons.

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