When I think of November, I think of turkey, stuffing and cranberries. And that’s about it. I tend to focus on the ONE big meal we’ll eat, and forget about the other 29 days of the month. Which means I’m usually scrambling all month long, thinking ahead to a glorious meal on Turkey Day, allClick to Continue »
Archives for November 2015
Delicata squash = my new favorite vegetable. Oh wait, you haven’t met delicata squash yet? Allow me to introduce you.
My grocery budget for our family of 4 is $330 each month. This real food budget includes food, toiletries, household items as well as health & beauty products. It also includes EVERY meal, not just dinner. This post is our monthly budget accountability session, where we share what we spent on food for October 2015. YouClick to Continue »
Sometimes I dread Christmas. Well, at least the shopping part and the pressure to give costly gifts (and lots of them), so you don’t look cheap. Over the last couple of years, I have gotten out of the habit of making homemade gifts and have also ended up overspending on Christmas. Coincidence? I think not.
I love to bake. I especially love to bake desserts. Cookies, brownies, cakes, pies… I’m not picky. I’ll happily bake them and promptly eat them any day of the week. I’m sure y’all understand. But if there’s anything I despise about baking – I mean, the absolute WORST part of all – is running out ofClick to Continue »