Mom Life

Being a mom is a 24/7 job. “Mom life” is a place where I will share ideas and tips to make being a mom easier!

special needs mom

Worries and Hopes of a Special Needs Mom

I am a special needs mom. Every day I worry about my child. I also have a lot of hopes for her and her world. I often feel outspoken and misunderstood as a special needs mom. This is why I wanted to write this post. To hopefully shed some light on what it is like. We are often faced with challenges in life. Sometimes they are things that we thought would never happen to us. …

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Easter

How to Celebrate Easter on a Budget

Easter is one of my favorite holidays. Spring has always been my favorite season too. I don’t think that you need to spend a lot of money in order to have a fun Easter. In this post, I will share everything from crafts to easter egg hunts and other fun Easter activities for kids. Most of which can be purchased at the dollar store! Easter/Spring Crafts These 2 crafts I am going to share are …

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cleaning habits

Cleaning Habits From a Former Slob Turned Neat Freak

Ok, I think I’ve always been a neat freak at heart. My life just got crazy and I stopped caring as much about cleanliness. I have also struggled to have the motivation to get off the couch at times, due to mild depression. Here are some habits I have been working on to overcome my slobiness¬†(I think I just invented a word). Dish/Kitchen Habits Nothing stresses me out more than a messy kitchen. It can …

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meal planning

How I Finally Started Meal Planning and Quit Buying Fast Food(Mostly)

Before I started meal planning, we spent $100 dollars a month or more on fast food. We still spent quite a bit on regular groceries too. Since we are trying hard to pay off our student loan debt we needed to stick to a better food budget. I knew that the best way to do this was to start meal planning better. Here are some steps I took to get motivated and organized for meal …

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