How Much Of A Stockpile Is Too Much?

How much to Stockpile for your family  Building a stockpile is a very personal thing for a family. What works for one family won’t work for the next and what works for that family won’t work for the one across the street. Just because your Mom might want to stockpile 180 boxes of mac & cheese doesn’t mean you will […]

How to Build Your Stockpile within Your Budget

How to Build Your Stockpile within Your Budget  How much did you spend the last time you went to the store to stock up? Did you blow your budget and get everything you need or did you stick to your budget, but miss a few items? Stockpiling can be super expensive if you don’t watch what you’re doing, but it […]

Planning For A New Baby On A Small Budget

Planning for a New Baby on a Small Budget When you just find out you are expecting it’s such an exciting time! You start thinking about names, the nursery and how much fun it’s going to be to bring a new little one into your family. Then the worry sets in…you wonder how you will be able to afford a […]

Finally … We Close On A House Today!

Its been a looooong journey to find the right house, at the right price, that passed a home inspection! We close today on this ranch gem that is almost 3 times the size of the “old” house, that is VERY easy to have my 92 year old father in law move into, and has everything on our list! You will […]

Blueberry Mango Frozen Popsicle Recipe

Hot summer days Hot summer days call for cool treats! This is a healthy recipe for popsicles to share with you — don’t tell your family it’s healthy though — let that be our secret! They only need to know that it’s colorful and yummy, as they rip into it like a monkey on a cupcake. Ingredients: 8 Lemons 1/2 cup […]

Sweet Potato Brownie Recipe

Sweet Potato Brownies This is one of those sinfully delicious items that you smuggle something really healthy into. Your family will never know, and you can smile as you let them have a second one… Yep! I like to be sneaky. Ingredients 2 Sweet Potatoes, peeled and cubed 1 ¼ Cups Unbleached Flour 1 Cup Pecans, finely chopped ½ Cup […]