Craving something fresh during these last weeks of winter? Try one of these delicious salads! Who says that winter needs to be gray and dreary? When you consider some of the fruits and vegetables that are plentiful and often on sale in winter, there’s no need to be sad. You can still eat the rainbow […]
There’s a new meal plan available on Life as MOM. This Week’s Dinners for $70 or Less is focused on easy-to-prepare meals. Grab the meal plan and get shopping. Bonus: it can be shopped at Trader Joe’s and Aldi as well as regular grocery stores.
Don’t have a lot of mouths to feed at home? Here are some simple, but tasty meals that are perfect for the single guy or gal. I haven’t been single for over twenty years, but I remember the transition from my family home to college. I’d been used to cooking for my parents and four siblings. […]
Got leftovers? Don’t just want to reheat them? Try one of these recipes that makeover leftovers in a new way.
Run out of a regular ingredient? Try one of these pantry staples you can make yourself. Now that we’re well into the Pantry Challenge, you may find yourself running out of ingredients that you normally keep on hand. It’s fine to run to the store, but what if you really want to stick to […]
Wondering how to plan for a Pantry Challenge? Here are the strategies I’m using to help make our “eat-down-the-pantry” month go well. This month we’re undertaking a low-spend, Pantry Challenge kind of month. My hope is that we will spend a few hundred dollars on groceries and focus on using up what we have –without […]