Category Archives: food budgeting

Time to Organize

Time flies.   No one tells you how quickly time flies with each new year.  But boy does it ever!  I know I haven’t posted in, wow, almost a year.  I have several good excuses though!  Since then I have … Continue reading

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Happy Meals

A happy lunch for the kiddos: Carrots, edamame, humus, broccoli, and cheese Play group snacks:  Grapes, almonds (for those of us with all our teeth), apples, and crackers.  And candy corn because, well, I  just LOVE them:)

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CSA pick-up

The time has come for our last vegetable pick-up of the season.  I am sad that our first year as CSA members is over.  I am already looking forward to next years season.  We will be purchasing a full share which … Continue reading

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Community Supported Agriculture

The CSA we joined has been amazing.  Our first year as members is coming to an end.  We will be joining again next year and can hardly wait to start all over again with spring’s bounty.  As I visited the … Continue reading

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Going Green: The Cliff Notes #1

Logo design by Emma Starrett With Earth Day approaching this month I want everyone to have the tools to a Greener life.  I know that if it is easy and cheap more people will make changes.  Every little bit helps.  … Continue reading

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Fun Food Friday! Feeding a Toddler

Truth be told……I am no Betty Crocker, I am not even her long-lost great-niece!  But I have been able to keep my kids happy at meal time and that’s good enough for me!  Don’t worry Bill eats too!          Lunch for … Continue reading

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Feb. Food Challenge Results

     Well, March is finally here and so my food challenge has come to an end.  We spent the month of February eating down our pantry and freezer and buying only fresh food items like milk, veggies, fruits, and meats. … Continue reading

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February Food Challenge Update and meal ideas

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It has been going ok.  I must say that I had to add to my list of “what I can buy” though.  I added meat/ poultry, eggs, and breads.  I have used up a lot of frozen vegetables and LOTS of … Continue reading

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The February Food Challenge

February is already underway, I know, but it’s not to late to join me in a Food Challenge.  My plan is to eat down my pantry and freezer.  I read about doing this type of challenge on My year without … Continue reading

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