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)
Really, I could just post these quote-unquote “Before” pictures and call it good on posting today. But I’m nothing if not a little long-winded, so we just can’t have that. … Continue readingWhy I’m Doing a Refresh of the 50 Weeks to Organized Project
I grew up in a family with six kids, and my mom, for all 18+ years that I was at home, had dinner on the table by 6:00 p.m. sharp … Continue readingSecret Family Recipe: 10-Min. Prep Chicken & Rice
I wasn’t sure if it would ever happen in my lifetime, but here we are—the proud owners of a brand-new couch! People, I’ve lived on my own (aka, not … Continue readingDeck the Halls…With a New Couch!
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?
Considering it’s been over two months since I’ve posted any progress pics of our new house, I figured it was high time I get my ducks in a row over … Continue readingOur Basement Bathroom Mid-Process (+Before/After Pics)
I grew up in a very health-conscious home: my mom carefully planned our meals to include lots of fruits and vegetables, we ate a lot of whole-grain stuff before it … Continue readingHow to Cut the Fat of Almost ANY Baking Recipe In Half