The Weekly Ramble

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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.The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. This post does […]

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Giving Kids a Sense of the Resurrection

Giving Kids a Sense of the Resurrection - A great ebook to help kids understand the truth and beauty of Easter.

Disclosure: I am an affiliate for this ebook. If you make a purchase, I receive a small portion of the sale. Your price will not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! Easter is in about three weeks. If you haven’t been doing some Lenten observations or devotionals, it’s not too […]

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Little Ways to Save Money (Frugal Friday)

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Little ways can save you big money eventually. I was chatting with a friend yesterday (also a mom of four boys) about grocery prices and what it takes to feed four TEENAGE BOYS. I’m almost there, and I’m feeling it. (I don’t know that boys always eat more than girls, but I think they are much […]

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Friendships that Last a Lifetime

Lessons from Becoming Mom - some lessons learned from being a first time mom 6 times.

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Make Healthy Meals Happy Ones

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Win your kids to healthy foods through their heads as well as their hearts. Last week my son puked at dinner. It wasn’t the first time. Hopefully, it will be the last. He didn’t like what I was serving. He didn’t like that I was sitting with him expecting him to finish his nine bites. […]

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5 Tips for Adding Another Baby to the Family

Tips for Adding Another Baby to the Family | Life as MOM

Adding another new baby to your family? Pick up a few tips on how to make the transition easier from new Life as MOM contributor Deanna. All photos: Deanna Adding a new baby to your family is a bit like adding a ball of fire to your juggling routine. The norm is thrown off balance, […]

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This Week’s Dinners for $70 or Less (Bonus: Trader Joe’s Shopping Plan)

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Want to cook this week’s dinners for $70 or less? Check out this week’s meal plan. This post is going to be short and sweet. I’ve used all my brain cells creating this week’s meal plan document. Not only does the plan contain seven meals that will please kids and adults alike, but it also […]

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

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Ever get overwhelmed by your to do list and rant and rave about it? Yeah, me, too. But, here’s a different way of looking at it. Years ago when we first got cable, my kids discovered the Disney program, Phineas and Ferb. It quickly became a favorite for the whole family, us parents included. The […]

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