Leftover food is such a great way to make your dollars stretch further. The problem, however, is that far too often they get shoved in the back of the fridge and forgotten about. That’s why I created this FREE Leftovers Tracker Printable. Save money and never waste food again!
I love being a mom! But what comes along with that is a pretty busy day. With taking care of the baby, laundry, cooking, cleaning, shopping (and an endless number of other tasks, including working from home) my days get filled up pretty fast. I’m not complaining – it all comes along with the territory […]
Have you ever found a recipe that you wanted to make right away but you were missing one or two necessary ingredients? Who wants to go to the store for just one ingredient? There are certain items I like to keep in my pantry that are very common staples in many recipes. This way, when I spontaneously come across a recipe I want to make, I often already have the ingredients on hand!
If you’re anything like me, you always mean to be ahead of the game for New Year’s Eve, the kickoff to Football season, your child’s birthday party, or some other kind of event you want to host. And then suddenly the day sneaks up on you and you are nowhere prepared!
I never used to meal plan, but since I started a couple of years ago, it has been a total game changer for me! Meal planning simply means planning out all of your meals in advance. It can be a week, two weeks, or even longer in advance. It can also mean prepping meals to freeze so you can cook them far down the line. Here is how meal planning helps me:
We live in a time where clutter seems to be free to reign in our lives. We accumulate “stuff” and are often too afraid to get rid of it that we hold onto it for way longer than is necessary. Can you relate? I totally get it! It is difficult to get rid of things, especially if we think it’s something we are going to need again further down the road. Or we may hold onto it for sentimental reasons or just because we are too afraid of what it would mean to throw away.