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TGIF: Park It!

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Are you looking for a little instant ease when it comes to kids home for summer vacation? I totally get you. Check out the Summer Survival Guide . It’s chock-full of great ideas to organize your summer and enjoy great times with yours kids.One of the things that we enjoy as a family, that is […]

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When Do You Say When? Having Babies, Building Families (Part Two)

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The conversation started here. I so appreciated the comments generated a few weeks ago from this post. How amazing to see how God has worked in each of our lives. Thank you to all those who shared their stories! Making Assumptions about Another’s Fertility One thing that I was struck by was how much we […]

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Budget Living: Price Matching

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As CPO (Chief Procurement Officer) of a family of 8, I get to do a lot of shopping. There are so many choices out there as it pertains to kids’ clothing, household items, cleaners, toiletries, and food that it meets my “feminine need” to shop without filling my closet with fifty pairs of shoes and […]

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Recipe Swap: Thanksgiving Appetizers

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I love Thanksgiving! I mean what other holiday has eating as its sole purpose? That’s my kind of holiday. When I was growing up, we didn’t have family nearby, but, instead adopted neighbors from down the street to celebrate the big winter holidays with. We alternated; one year we had Thanksgiving and the Griffiths had […]

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Links of Love

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I have been trying to curb the amount of “surfing” I do these days. (More on that later.) But, here are some good things I found this past week or so.— Love this gift idea from Danielle about making coasters. (Danielle is an artist – love her stuff!) If you bought bigger tiles, you could […]

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I Love My Life

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Meal Prep Shortcuts

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As a self-proclaimed food snob, I love food! And, I really do love to cook. It’s something that helps me relax (the cooking, but especially the eating.) Unfortunately, I don’t have two hours to make dinner every night like I did six children ago. While cooking has been a very welcome activity for me this […]

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What’s Cookin’ This Week At LifeasMOM

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Recipe Swap: Thanksgiving Appetizers When Do You Say When? Having Babies, Building Families, part two Meal Prep Shortcuts From Envy to Admiration: When You Want What She’s Got Getting Back on Track When Life Seems Derailed

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