I get asked quite frequently about my meal planning. In the beginning of budgeting our groceries, I started by laying out each day of the week and would write down what we’d be eating for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. From there, I’d scour the ads of my favorite stores and look for the items that fit into my… [Read More]
If it wasn’t for my 700 square foot Chicago apartment with its tiny kitchen, I’d probably be stocked to the brim with kitchen gadgets. They are just so fun! I mean, doesn’t everyone need an avocado slicer and a condiment gun? So maybe I’ve passed up on these items a few times (except for the pancake pen… [Read More]
If you’re curious what I made with last week’s grocery haul, look no further! During the week, I like to eat breakfast and dinner at home and bring homemade lunches to the office. This way I can be sure to keep costs low, all while eating well. When you prepare your own meals, you know exactly… [Read More]
I get it. It’s fleshy and slippery and sort of funny looking. I don’t know if there’s anyone who actually likes holding a whole chicken in their hands. But let’s face it; this bird has so many uses!
How many pounds of fresh produce, meat, and eggs do I eat per day? This question came to me recently as I was considering my food consumption. Should I be eating more vegetables? Less meat? To help answer my question, I first had to do some math. I took all of my receipts from the month of… [Read More]