Meal plans and I have somewhat of a hot/cold relationship—when I’m in the depths of planning meals regularly, I’m REALLY devoted to the practice (and eager to share all the … Continue readingHow I Meal Plan (+ A Month’s Worth of Meal Plans)
This week, we’re hosting our fourth Friendsgiving, which was a tradition that we kind of started by accident but that’s one that we’d love to keep on doing. However, in … Continue readingHow to Roast a Turkey the Night Before + 4 Other Friendsgiving Tips
I’ve always prided myself on being a frugal person; I’ve been the “crazy coupon lady,” I’ve done the “no-spend” month thing, and after several people asked, I did a whole … Continue readingGrocery Store Face-Off: Which Grocery Store Will Save YOU the Most Money?
I would say we eat a decent variety of different meals for dinner, a fact I’m rather proud of, actually. I’m the kind of person who likes to try a … Continue readingCreamy Chicken Noodle Soup (My Husband’s Favorite!)
Even now that I no longer work full-time, I still want my weeknight meals to be quick, easy, and at least relatively healthy. While this tater tot casserole isn’t … Continue readingEasy Weeknight Meal: Tater Tot Casserole
No, this is not a post about me making “faux” cookies with healthy ingredients like dates and spelt-or-whatever-you-call-it flour. This is a post about how for three days over … Continue readingSometimes I Make Cookies When I’m Cutting Down on Sugar
It is a miracle I haven’t given this up. (In case you don’t know what “this” is, here’s the original post on the diet and my reasons for … Continue readingTen Days In – Elimination Diet Update
At every full-time job I’ve ever had, I’ve noticed something: I am usually the only one in my workplace that brings lunch that I have cooked myself. At my last … Continue readingIn Defense of Cooking