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How This Busy Mom Gets Dinner On The Table by Susanne Myers

Now that I'm working fulltime I'm looking for ways to make dinner and avoid the takeout and delivery.

You know the drill… you run around all day taking care of the kids, the household and your job and before you know it 7pm rolls around and you have no idea what to fix for dinner. That used to be me too. The solution was usually to sever everyone a bowl of cereal or call the pizza delivery guy. Not anymore. While I’m still just as busy as ever, I also realize how important it is to prepare a “real” dinner for my family. Not only is it much healthier, we also end up saving money we used to spend on takeout and we have come closer as a family. I wouldn’t trade dinner time for anything in the world and neither should you. Here are my best tips for getting dinner on the table even if you’re as busy as I am.

Get Everyone Involved

One of my biggest secrets is that I don’t try to be supermom and I don’t try to get everything done by myself. Of course this includes making dinner. In our…

I Went Back to Work Fulltime!

Recently, my husband and I accepted a position, as Property Managers, at a storage facility. I love that we don't have a commute, don't worry about rent and utilities and work with my favorite guy! The work is rewarding and challenging too. Now I just need to find more time for my housework, hobbies and me time!