Category Archives: General

Meal plan for the week of 3/12/17

Almost half way through the month already!  It’s crazy how fast time is moving for me right now.  Anyone else feel like their life is on fast-forward? Let’s review last week.  I made a batch (9 1/2 half pint jars) … Continue reading

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Meal plan for the week of 3/5/2017

Welcome to March!  I don’t know if its this pregnancy or just busy mom life, but this year is FLYING by.  I think as I get older, time seems to speed up exponentially. Not sure how I fell about this. … Continue reading

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Meal plan for the week of 2/26/2017

Would you believe me if I said I STILL haven’t made the gosh darn crockpot beef and noodles that has been on my meal plan for the last 2 weeks?!  Because I haven’t.  Seriously.  Why not?  Pregnancy brain.  It’s a … Continue reading

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I’m Back!

At least I hope I am!  Life had gotten extremely crazy last July and I found that I just couldn’t keep up with blogging and family, so blogging had to take a back seat. So what have we been up … Continue reading

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Meal plan for week of 7/3 (4th week of the pantry challenge)

Another successful week on the pantry challenge!  I was able to stick to the plan and do minimal grocery shopping.  I did go over my goal of spending only $50 for these 4 weeks, but I still did pretty dang … Continue reading

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Financial advice for high school and college students

Congratulations to the class of 2016!  You have graduated high school and very soon you will begin your adult life.  Whether it be college, community college, trade school, or jumping right into a job…. you will be experiencing so many … Continue reading

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Crockpot Brown Sugar Balsamic Glazed Pork Loin Roast

I love a good crockpot recipe that takes hardly any prep, but tastes like I spent hours making it. This is one of those recipes.  I was a bit hesitant because some things with balsamic can be very overpowering.  This … Continue reading

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