This is day 6 of our Summertime Pantry Challenge. We’re trying to eat up what we have and not go over budget this month, despite all the craziness we’ve had going. We are surviving! I think I’ve still got $60 in the budget, so this challenge must be working. My tummy is full. It helps […]
This is day 2 of our Summertime Pantry Challenge. We’re trying to eat up what we have and not go over budget this month, despite all the craziness we’ve had going.
This is day 1 of our Summertime Pantry Challenge. We’re trying to eat up what we have and not go over budget this month, despite all the craziness we’ve had going.
I know how interesting it is to peek into someone else’s grocery cart, so the Grocery Geek is back! Here’s how I grocery shopped this first week of May.
As the weekend approaches, consider how to make the morning meal delicious, easy, and a gift for someone you love. Serve breakfast in bed.
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I just wanted to take a moment to say THANKS! This space is an extension of myself and my kitchen and has been for five years. That’s pretty crazy to think about. It was a secret at first. I didn’t even tell my husband that I started a second blog. He’d have thought I’d fallen […]
Buy in-season produce to enjoy better tastes and lower prices all season long. Fall is probably my favorite time of year. It’s cool enough to wear pretty sweaters and jeans, but still warm enough not to chill the bones. Plus, the fall produce season is amazing! I definitely prefer fall food. Apples, pumpkins, pomegranates, pears, […]
Don’t get slammed by extra expenses when cold or flu hits. Plan now to save on those grocery expenses. Murphy’s Law states that if the grocery budget is tight this month, then someone (or all the ones) will get sick and you’ll need to go drop fifty bucks on orange juice, vitamin C, and other flu […]
Freezer cooking is a great way to reduce your grocery spending. You might spend a chunk at one time, but it will save you over the course of the month. Here’s how: About 18 years ago I heard a radio program about once-a-month-cooking. I was married without children, but I worked a full day job […]