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Buy Things Pre-prepped and Save Time

Buy Prepped Ingredients

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 know that I’m a DIY girl at heart. I know […]

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The Case for Ebooks

the case for ebooks

Ebooks can benefit you in a number of ways, including space and expense. 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. When I first learned about ebooks ten years ago, I was a little skeptical. I already felt […]

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Make Lunches Ahead of Time

Make Lunch in Advance to Save Time

This is Day 30 of the Kitchen Time Savers series. We’ve talked about making dinner in the morning and prepping breakfast the night before; you should not be surprised to hear me recommending make-ahead lunches. By making lunches ahead of time, you avoid that last-minute rush before shooing the kids out the door in the morning […]

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Mom Food: Start the Day out Right

Mom Food Breakfast

As moms, it’s so easy to get caught up in the rush of the mornings and focus on our kids and neglect ourselves. Don’t forget to start the day out right and feed yourself! Here are a few Mom-friendly breakfasts to give you the fuel you need to get your day moving in the right […]

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Buy It if It’s Better Already Made

buy it if you need to

This month I am posting about DIY Convenience Foods over on Good Cheap Eats. The irony of today’s time-saving tip is not lost on me. I’ve found that there are foods and there are seasons of life when it’s simply easier and better to buy it if you need to, as opposed to making something […]

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Head to the Pumpkin Patch (Falling for Fun)

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Take your children to the local pumpkin patch for some fresh air and a little fall adventure. Ever since my firstborn could walk, the pumpkin patch has proven to be an excellent fall adventure. Check out how little he was! We’ve lived in two states and a number of different communities. We’ve taken my kids […]

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Have a Backup Plan & Save Time in the Kitchen

Have a Backup Plan to Save Time in the Kitchen | Life as MOM

Today is Day 28 of the Kitchen Time Savers series. Check out the series and find out how you can get in and out of the kitchen. How many times has your dinner plan backfired on you? For me, at least once a week, if not more often. What I’ve found is that one of three […]

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A Review of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Magic Bookstore (Booking It)

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Please know that this post does include Amazon affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. It was so fun for Booking It last month  to all three read the same book and give three perspectives on the novel, that we decided to […]

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