I Don’t Know What I’m Going to Do Today

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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.Ever get overwhelmed by your to do list and rant and rave […]

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The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. All week long I’ve thought of the different things I would tell you in my weekly ramble. Now while I sit here with fingers to keyboard, all those funny and brilliant things have flown out the window. I look over my instagram of the last week […]

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FREE Bible Games for Kids

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The following content is sponsored by Zondervan. This post contains affiliate links.  I’m always amazed at how kids learn. Technology has developed at such a rapid clip that we’ve got such amazing access to information. It’s really quite stunning. When my kids bust out with a little factoid that I know I didn’t teach them, I’m […]

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How Changing Our Diet is Saving Us Money (Frugal Friday)

How Changing Our Diet is Saving Us Money - Changing your diet can save you money, even if some ingredients are more expensive.

Changing your diet can save you money, even if some ingredients are more expensive. Here’s how. Honey-Sweetened Raisin Bread Our family is almost halfway through our Sugar Fast. It’s an experiment to see if we can rid our diet of added sugars. We’re still eating plenty of fruit and supplementing with honey and maple syrup, […]

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Free Resources Featuring the Disney Movie Frozen

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This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! To say that the Disney movie Frozen was a hit with my girls is an […]

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5 No-Fail Tips for a Clean, Clutter-free, Productive Desk When You Work-from-Home

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Do you struggle with keeping your home office clean and organized? Life as MOM Prerna has some fantastic tips to help you keep your space clean, clutter-free, and productive! photo source: Wicker Paradise Your workspace affects your headspace. Truth. As someone who’s been working from home for the last 6 years now, I value the […]

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This Week’s Dinners for $70 or Less


A few month’s ago, my friend Amy from Mom’s Toolbox and VineSleuth Uncorked emailed asking whether or not I had any easy meal plans here at Life as MOM. I’ve been trying to get her on the freezer cooking band wagon for awhile now. I can’t remember her exact objection, but she said something like […]

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10 Great School Volunteer Opportunities

10 Great School Volunteer Opportunities | Life as MOM

Many public schools welcome parent volunteers with open arms. Not sure how you can help? Life as MOM contributor Jessie Leigh has some great ideas about how you can serve at your child’s school. While public schools do receive funding through of all our tax dollars, they still face strict budgets and bottom lines. Many […]

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