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3 Surprising Ways to Find Inspiration in Everyday Chores

How to Get Things in Order When Chaos Reigns

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.Feeling a little “blah” about the everyday-ness of life? Life as MOM […]

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Make a Salad Bar to Save Time

Make a salad bar to save time

Prep all the ingredients for a salad bar and your mealtime prep will come together quickly and easily. I love salads. I’m a salad girl. I could eat salad all the live long day. Except…. when I feel too lazy to prep the ingredients. Making a salad is not difficult, but laziness gets in my […]

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Falling for Fun: High School Friday Night Football

Family at the Game

Our Falling for Fun series continues with a great idea from guest poster, Kelly. Head out to your local high school football game this weekened and make it a family event. All photos: Kelly Wiggains If you’re at all like me, when you start listing fall activities for the family, you think of pumpkin patches […]

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Freezer Cooking Will Save You Time

Freezer Cooking Saves Time | Life as MOM

Freezer cooking will save you time. But, you knew that, didn’t you? You know about my deep, abiding love for my freezer, right? Obviously, I’m a big fan of freezer cooking. While it takes an upfront investment of time, cooking in bulk and freezing those meals for future nights is a huge way to save time. […]

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New DVD & Blu-Ray Movie Round-Up

DVD and Blu Ray Movie Round up

As you know, we’re movie buffs around here. One of the things that we look forward to as a family is watching a new DVD together on a Friday night after pizza. It doesn’t happen every week, but it’s one of those rituals that we all love. Sometimes we rent the movie through Redbox or […]

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Save Time with a Clean Fridge

Save Time with a Clean Fridge | Life as MOM

Keep your fridge clean to save time. Sometimes we have to spend time to save time. Sounds a little contradictory, but if you invest in something now, you can reap a time savings later. Freezer cooking is like that. So is making your own custom spice blends. Those activities take some time, but you get […]

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9 Ways to Make Your Week Better

9 ways to make your week better

Sunday is a big deal. Because, as you know, Monday follows it. And then the rest of the week. The tone you set on Sunday night and Monday morning can carry over through the rest of the week, helping you feel on the ball or behind the 8-ball, as the case may be. What you do to […]

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Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #26

Weekly Meal Plan with Grocery List #26 | Life as MOM

Looking for some easy meals you can whip up this week? We’ve gotcha covered with flautas, chicken sandwiches, chicken and wild rice bake, tortellini soup, and beef stew. Easy Chicken and Cheese Flautas The school year is in full swing right about now, but it doesn’t show signs of slowing down, does it? At least […]

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