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A Month of Meals On A Budget | 31 Days of Dinners for $180 | January 2015 Menu Plan with FREE Printable Grocery List and Recipes

The new year always brings resolutions, and changes.  For 2015, I have decided to create and share a monthly no-repeat dinner meal plan with a printable grocery list.  The menu plans are designed with busy families in mind.   In 2014, I shared some free printables and tips on How to Menu Plan.  I used… Continue reading A Month of Meals On A Budget | 31 Days of Dinners for $180 | January 2015 Menu Plan with FREE Printable Grocery List and Recipes

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Meal Planning 101 – Get Inspired

It’s no secret, I love food.  I work with food, I blog about food, I read cook books, and I eat A LOT of food.  And, believe it or not, I actually enjoy shopping for groceries, and seeing all of the different things on the shelves, and all of the beautiful produce options.  I go… Continue reading Meal Planning 101 – Get Inspired

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Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Recap

Hey Y'all! I am done the Food Stamp Challenge, and I feel like I have been enlightened.  I have learned so much in the past two weeks, and have come so aware of how much I take for granted.  In the past, I would throw out leftovers, or they would sit in my fridge for… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Recap

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Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Days 3 and 4

Hey Y'all I apologize for not posting yesterday, as I was uploading this new theme, and working my butt off making it look the way it does.  What do you think of the new theme?  I love it... I'm not going to lie. I am still learning so much about utilizing what I have in… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge Week Two Days 3 and 4

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Food Stamp Challenge – Week Two, Day One

Hey Y'all! It's already week two of the Food Stamp challenge. I feel good taking it again, I am learning a lot for myself from this challenge. I now realize how much I was taking for granted, and how much food I used to waste. I am very conservative now, and am proportioning my meals… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge – Week Two, Day One

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Food Stamp Challenge – End of Week One

Hey Y'all! Well, the Food Stamp Challenge is over, and I am ready to start again.  I did my homework, and budgeted my money, but I feel like what is really missing from the Food Stamp (FNS) program is education.  Maybe it was easier for me because I was able to shop for a family,… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge – End of Week One

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Food Stamp Challenge – Budgeting and Menu Prep

Hey Y'all Well, as I promised, I am going to share how I made my budget stretch for the Food Stamp Challenge, and get the best meals for the money I had!  Take a look at my grocery list, my menu and how I proportioned each part of the meal out, and how much it… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge – Budgeting and Menu Prep

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Food Stamp Challenge Day 1 of 5

Hey Y'all! The FNS Challenge started today!  I am living on $4.15 a day worth of food, so for the four of us, we can only spend $16.60 for all three meals today. Each of us had the following for breakfast today: 2 eggs 1 toast and 1/2 cup honey dew melon This equaled a… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge Day 1 of 5

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Grocery Budget Roundup Check In!

Hey Y'all! We've been doing the grocery budget roundup for about three weeks now.  How is it going for you?  We're doing pretty good over here I must say. Last weekend wasn't my best.  We ended up spending a little more money than we wanted to because of my family being in town - but… Continue reading Grocery Budget Roundup Check In!