Childcare & Work-Life Balance

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Are You Fed Up with Frenzy?

Six New Writers: the Frugal Mama Family is Expanding Thumbnail

Six New Writers: the Frugal Mama Family is Expanding

Why I Am Dropping the Business Side of Blogging (My Truth about Making Money Online) Thumbnail

Why I Am Dropping the Business Side of Blogging (My Truth about Making Money Online)

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This Blog is Not a Reality Show, It’s a Best-of Video

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Ease the Morning Rush with a Get-Ready-for-School Checklist

The Chores & Allowance Question: Why We Shouldn’t Pay Our Kids to Help Thumbnail

The Chores & Allowance Question: Why We Shouldn’t Pay Our Kids to Help

I’m Wishing You a Slow Summer (Here’s How I’m Getting Mine) Thumbnail

I’m Wishing You a Slow Summer (Here’s How I’m Getting Mine)

Do You Wish Life Went More Slowly?

What I’m Reading: Food for Thought on American Parents, Overachievers, Happy People, and Other Important Stuff

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Reader Story: How We Started Our Own Babysitting Exchange

5 Ways to Avoid Paying for a Babysitter on Your Date Night

Getting the Work-Life Balance Right, and Frugal Mama Makeover on TLC.com