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Memorable Messy Moment

Spending time with friends and family can lead to fun and memorable moments, but also some very messy ones. Tell us about the messiest moments that you’ll always remember! One of my more memorable messy moments is when my daughter was a baby. My husband was changing her diaper on the change table in the other room. Suddenly I hear him cry out “Mommy!” and then a more urgent “Mommy, help!”. Apparently she decided to produce a wet-fart that shot runny baby poop on the wall (twice) in the time between old and new diaper being put on. I was

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Tips to Help Your Child with Homework

Last year in junior kindergarten, our daughter got homework. Our school has full day every other day for kindergarten (e.g. Tuesday, Thursday, alternating Fridays). The teacher found that the kids needed to keep their letter writing and sounding going on the days they were not in school to keep up their skills. It seemed like a lot but Ava shot to the top of her class for letter recognition and sound identification. We couldn’t argue too much! This year as a senior kindergarten, Ava is learning to read. She gets a home reading bag sent every week and we are

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Halloween 2011

I have to say that I am SO proud of myself. I made the kids costumes this year by crocheting a knight and princess costume. Since I had some extra yarn I made treat bags for them too (my first made-up pattern!). The bonus is now I have a space to store the costumes and keep them all together too!

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Menu Plan ~ October 10-14

Happy (belated) Thanksgiving to all my Canadian blogging friends. This week the theme will be turkey and vegetables. Monday ~ Thanksgiving turkey, veggies, stuffing, pieTuesday ~ Turkey stir fry, rice Wednesday ~ Pork Chops, Cauliflower Thursday ~ Leftover Buffet Friday ~ PizzaHave a great week! Check out orgjunkie.com for other menu plan ideas.

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Menu Plan Monday ~ September 25-October 1

Vegetables will be served but I haven’t shopped yet so that is yet to be determined 🙂Sunday ~ Pork TenderloinMonday ~ SpaghettiTuesday ~ Leftover BuffetWednesday ~ FishThursday ~ Sausage on Bun, SaladFriday ~ Homemade Pizza, Vegetable SoupSaturday ~ Pork Chops Check out other menu plan ideas at Org Junkie.

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Menu Plan Monday ~ September 19-24

Here are our dinners for this week. I will add vegetables as we have them in our fridge. Monday: Chili, cheese, toastTuesday: Salmon, grilled zucchini, Sour Cream Scalloped PotatoesWednesday: Chicken with salsa, noodles butter parmesan cheese, cucumber saladThursday: Leftover buffetFriday: Pizza Night (Homemade)Saturday: Hamburgers, Salad For more great meal plan ideas, check out

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Hi! I'm Elizabeth

Welcome to More Than A Mom, a space for daydreamers and creative thinkers who are obsessed with improving yourself, your home, and loving your family.

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