Zucchini Enchiladas (Meatless, Quick, Delicious!)

One thing I love about late summer is the abundance of fresh produce everywhere, whether you have your own garden or not. One key variable to saving money on food is to buy it in season (or to accept free vegetables whenever they happen to come your way). And, as I’m assuming is the case …

Financial Friday: Easy Meals Based on Pantry Staples (Ground Beef Edition)

If you’re anything like me, I imagine you’re probably constantly on the lookout for recipes that are quick enough to prepare on a weeknight, don’t require special ingredients, and are ridiculously easy to prepare. Well then, you’ll love the 4 recipes I’m including in today’s Financial Friday post—each of these recipes is largely based around …

Financial Friday: 10 Tips for Spending Less on Groceries

    I always thought that our spending habits when it came to groceries were pretty normal (maybe because for the first six years of our marriage, we lived in a poor college town full of poor college students), but based on some of the comments coming in lately asking how we manage to spend …

Financial Friday: 11 Ways to Treat Yourself (for $5 or less!)

  Happy Day of Love, people! In honor of the holiday, I put together a list of 11 ways to put a little more “happy” and “love” into your life, whether or not you have a special someone around. Since my job lately has been a little less-than-fulfilling, I have started having to come up …