Resourceful Mommy, How Does Your Garden Grow?

I have always wanted a vegetable garden. This spring when I wrote about the Oasis garden, I was excited to get one for my family and to finally get started growing my own veggies! Around the same time I was able to offer my readers (and myself) a discount on Backyard Leisure cedar playsets, so…

June 7, 2009
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Recently Overheard

photo credit: Dimsis Last night as my husband was getting the kids ready for bed, I sat downstairs in the relative quiet and worked on my laptop. Bath had ended and while the children got themselves dressed, I knew my time to help with tucking in was fast approaching. While I worked frantically I overheard…

June 3, 2009
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Feedburner on the Fritz – Some missed posts!

photo credit: Lisa Brewster For some reason, those of you who subscribe through e-mail via Feedburner didn’t receive two recent posts. Sorry for the technical difficulties! Why Moms Should Support Kate Last night – along with about 10 million other viewers – I watched the season premiere of Jon and Kate Plus 8 on TLC….

May 28, 2009
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Ask Resourceful Mommy: Disney Edition – Answer

Alyssa from Life from My Laptop recently asked: “How much money should we save before even booking a trip to Disney?” If you are looking just at what the trip costs and not at options such as financing, you might be surprised at how affordable a trip can be! For the sake of discussion*, I’m…

May 27, 2009
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Why Moms Should Support Kate

photo credit: Janetmck Last night – along with about 10 million other viewers – I watched the season premiere of Jon and Kate Plus 8 on TLC. I rolled my eyes as Kate snapped at Jon to take his sunglasses off for a photo. I snarked on Twitter when she showed up to decorate for…

May 27, 2009
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Ask Resourceful Mommy: Disney Edition – Answers!

Sarah from Real Life asked: “Is it better to get a package deal or try to book the hotel away from the park?” I’m going to begin with the exceptions to the rule in this case. If you belong to a hotel discount club program, you may do better financially booking a hotel away from…

May 24, 2009
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