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Pantry Challenge Days 17 & 18

cranberr

Food shouldn’t be complicated. Or bad for you. Or expensive. I’m working to craft good cheap eats that we can both enjoy. You can read more about this site here. Check out my cookbooks if you’re needing some budget-friendly inspiration. Read about how to make healthy eating work for you here.This month we are eating […]

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Pantry Challenge Day 16

muffins breakfast

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! It was a pretty mellow day here and already things are getting tough. Though I stocked up on veg on Sunday, I think I may need to hit the store for some […]

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Pantry Challenge Day 15

kale eggs

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! Whew! We are chugging along! It was a little hard since we did a major day of school (despite the holiday) so that left little time for meal prep. But, we ate […]

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Pantry Challenge Day 14

salmon caesar

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! Hey! We’re at the halfway mark. Whew. Usually this is when I call it quits because I’m too worn out. But, seeing as I really don’t want to bag up a ton […]

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Pantry Challenge Days 12 & 13

carne asada bowls

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! I watched a really weird movie last night instead of posting our Pantry Challenge update. Sorry about that! The film was part of a class the kids took. So weird. Still not […]

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Grocery Geek – January Week Two

sprouts week 2 (1)

Want a peek into our grocery cart? Here’s how I’m grocery shopping and feeding eight people on the cheap. This pantry challenge and the shopping that I’m doing to supplement it are really showing me how I want my grocery shopping habits to trend post-Pantry Challenge. I really like stocking up and using fresh produce. […]

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Pantry Challenge Days 10 & 11

PC11

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! Sorry for no update yesterday. Date night and a family viewing of Hotel Transylvania 2 was all I had the mind for. So, today you get a twofer! If I can remember […]

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Pantry Challenge Day 9

PC9

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! Hey you guys! Just a quick post checking in. I know that by Day 9 a Pantry Challenge doesn’t seem very exciting. And the winter light certainly doesn’t do my food shots […]

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Pantry Challenge Day 8

PC8

This month we are eating down the pantry to save money and reduce food waste. Join me every day for the Pantry Challenge! Quick update because 1. there’s not much to report and 2. the fam is getting ready to watch Sherlock. Turns out it wasn’t live streaming last night, but it’s available tonight. Breakfast: Oatmeal, […]

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Starting Smart in the New Year

orange juice and fruit

The new year is a great time for starting smart: make some food goals, start exercising, and makes steps toward a healthier lifestyle. This post is sponsored by Coca-Cola. I have received an Albertsons gift card as well as compensation for my time spent writing. All opinions are my own. We’re only ten days into the […]

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