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DIY Printable Valentines

Printable Valentines

Unless you’ve got a nanny, a housekeeper, a chauffeur, and a chef, it’s hard to manage a home and family–and still keep a smile on your face. But, it’s worth trying. Because nobody wants a crabby mom. Join me while I try to navigate these choppy waters and keep smiling. Subscribe to my RSS feed […]

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10 Great Book Series for Kids

Want to get reading with your kids? Here are ten books series that have been FishFam-tested.  This post was originally posted on January 20, 2013. These books are still my favorites! Since I am a bookworm, it was really important to me that our kids love to read. FishPapa loves to read, so it sounded […]

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8 Non-Food Purchases to Help With Healthy Lunch Habits

8 Non-Food Purchases to Help With Healthy Lunch Habits

Do you have a hard time getting your child to eat the lunch you’ve packed for school? Life as MOM contributor JessieLeigh has some great suggestions on items you can purchase to make brown bag lunches more appealing to your kids. Making healthy choices at mealtimes is a goal many of us set for ourselves […]

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50 Books to Enjoy with Kids – FREE Today only

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When I first started homeschooling, I asked my mom, Dr. Veronica Getskow, an early childhood development guru, if there was a book to help me give my kids the same literature-rich experience with hands-on activities that she had given me. It was so much second nature to her, that I think she didn’t realize that […]

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Whole 30 Planning and Preparation

I’m changing my diet around for a month, hoping to beat some of my sugar cravings. Here’s how I’m planning and preparing for a Whole 30.

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Enjoy the Beauty of Your Life

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Do you see the beauty that is your life?

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The Weekly Ramble

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It’s been a full week: wisdom teeth, herpes, and 52 cupcakes.

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Win a Gift Pack from Cakes.com (CLOSED)

Win a Gift Pack from Cakes.com

Want to bake someone happy? Enter to win a gift cake of cake decorating supplies from Cakes.com.

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