As a budget grocery shopper, do you know what’s the worst? When you buy something that you think is a great deal only to go to a different store and find the same item for even cheaper! This totally happened to me this week. I was excited to see mangoes on sale for $.79 each… [Read More]
Grilling is the definition of summer food. This past week I was fortunate to be home in North Dakota where temps were in the 80s with clear skies. My mom put together this gorgeous backyard barbecue and invited friends and family over for an evening of catching up and fun. Instead of serving the pasta… [Read More]
Eggs. They are my go-to source of protein and always stocked in my fridge. If I run out of food to eat, I can always fry myself an egg. I eat two hard boiled eggs almost every morning for breakfast. I use them to make my homemade mayo. But sometimes they just get boring.
The weekly grocery hauls I post on my blog look very different from the food I was buying two years ago. In January 2014 my husband Ty and I decided to do a Whole30 (a program that focus on learning how to eat whole, unprocessed foods). The 30 days we spent eating meat, fruit, vegetables,… [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]