Having Patience While Parenting a Child with Special Needs

Having Patience While Parenting a Child with Special Needs | Life as MOM

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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30 Things That Are FREE and FUN to Do Any Time of the Year

30 Things That Are FREE and FUN to Do Any Time of the Year

Girls just wanna have fun, right? Try these tips from Life as MOM contributor Prerna to enjoy free fun for summer or anytime of the year. Some are for the whole fam, but some are just for you, Mama. With summer in full swing here in India, I am putting together an idea file of […]

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May Booking It: Our Favorite Books Ever!

May Booking It: Our Favorite Books Ever

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 links. If you make […]

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9 Things Your Kids Will Love to Do

9 things your kids will love to do

Gear up for fun with these nine activities kids are sure to love. 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! As summer […]

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The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble: A review of the new Tiger Trail at the SD Zoo Safari Park, a Minion Birthday Cake, and a FishMama birthday sale.

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. I stood two feet from this tiger earlier this week. Of course there was glass between us, but still. That’s a pretty good view of a tiger! The kids and I were invited to a media preview* of the new Tiger Trail at the San Diego […]

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Get the Summer Survival Guide for $5 This Weekend

Get the Summer Survival Guide for $5 This Weekend

From now until my birthday (May 27, 2014), you can get the Summer Survival Guide for only $5. The book is full — and I mean FULL — of tips and tricks to having a fabulous summer with your kids. The book includes :: 37 customizable planning pages, calendars, and worksheets for kids :: 100+ […]

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5 Cheap & Easy Ways to Get Ready for Summer

5 Cheap and Easy Ways to Get Ready for a Great Summer - Planning a great summer doesn

Planning a great summer doesn’t take a lot of money. Consider these ideas for frugal summer fun. Summer is just around the bend. For us that means a lighter school load. We still do math and literature through the summer, but we go a little more relaxed about it. For other families, kids are home […]

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How to Shop on Instagram

How to Shop on Instagram | Life as MOM

Do you enjoy browsing pictures on Instagram? Do you like to shop online? Life as MOM contributor Rena offers some tips on how you can shop on Instagram. I was in love with Instagram at first sight. It combined my love of photography and social media, but left no room for snarky comments. But then […]

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