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Get Your Meal Plan On

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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.You gotta eat this week, so get your meal plan on. There […]

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He’s in the “What If”

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Late Friday I found myself in the car, running errands about town in the rain. We’ve had heavy rain for two days now which is a total blessing, especially in light of the drought we have going here. I hate to say it, but Californians drive like idiots in the rain. I was born and […]

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The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Instagram: jessicagfisher Did you miss me? I suppose my unplanned hiatus this week is proof that I’m a real live person and not some conglomerate posing as a homeschool mom of six. I took my computer into the shop on Sunday because my year’s membership to […]

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February Booking It: Gift from the Sea, The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, and Salt, Sugar, Fat

Gift from the Sea

Booking It is an online book club where we share the good reads we’ve found in the previous month. We’ve found that over the years we’ve discovered some great new books thanks to this monthly book share. Carrie and Anne are my fellow bookworms and help round out the selections. This post does include affiliate […]

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9 Things You Can Do Tonight to Make Tomorrow Easier

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You know this is one of the truths of adulthood: if you do things the night before, tomorrow will be easier. Somehow we forget. There’s a show to watch, a book to read, or some facebook stream to catch up on. We let little distractions get in the way of making tomorrow successful. But, a […]

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Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #40

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List # 40 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with bean tostadas, Mexican lasagna, chicken smothered with onions, chicken salad, and pork chops. This week’s FREE printable meal plan is full of some of my favorites, many which I’ve enjoyed some rendition of for about 20 years or more. I’m […]

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The Importance of Face Time

The Importance of Face Time - "the real life, spending time with your child doing something for fun" kind of Face Time.

Last week’s highlight for FishChick5 was when FishPapa took both girls on a Daddy-Daughter Date at Chick-Fil-A. Their evening included table service, flowers, live music, the gift of a silver bracelet, and a ride in a horse-drawn carriage. It made quite the impression on FishChick5. She talked about it all the following day, all the […]

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The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. It seems like yesterday that I was typing this column out with my parents here. Woosh. The week just went by and I’m not sure where it went. We had a nice visit with my parents. You can check out the gold they brought us from […]

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