7 Ways to Buy What You Want For Less

There is tons of advice out there on how to get the things your family needs for less, but not a whole lot when it comes to getting the things you want. Living a frugal lifestyle does not have to mean living bare bones and never purchasing anything your heart truly desires. It just means doing it in a smart […]

Ham Meal Plan

Today’s big purchase of the day was an 11 pound ham. (Yes, it was on sale…) This ham gives us over 10 meals worth of meat, and that is AFTER you remove the bone! Ham, bacon, pork – all is super to have as a meal for the family and here is my favorite thing about it: the FDA forbids […]

LeftOver recipes vs PlanOvers – it is how you sell it.

Do you know how many people have no idea what a planover is? It really surprised me! They are familiar with leftover recipes though. There is one subtle difference between the two. I have a few friends whose families will not eat leftovers. What a shame!!!One of the things I had learned in my years of foodservice was the creative […]

11 Recipes for when Ground Beef is on Sale

Recipes for when Ground Beef is on Sale? The big sale this week was on ground beef – I took a quick peek at my chest freezer and decided that I still had plenty, that’s why you didn’t see it in my list of things I bought this week! A deal is not a deal if you really do not […]