Menu-Making as a Lifestyle

It took me years to take the plunge; I’d been talking about it forever: “Someday I’m going to plan out our meals ahead of time — I’m going to make menus!” The barriers to menu-making are many:  It takes a time commitment up front; it takes organizational skill and a focused mind; it helps to […]

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Organizing a Coupon System That Works for You

Coupon System = Saving money Organization is the key to successfully using a coupon system—whether that is a binder, container, or envelope—and it’s the key to saving money. The truth is, most people never think about how they are going to organize those coupons and then wonder why they haven’t been saving money at the […]

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Easy, Quick Recipes for Summer Treats

Summer would not be the same without swimming, lazy days, iced tea and summer recipes for cool treats. For me, making homemade treats was a frugal choice. The bonus benefit was a healthy recipe where I knew every ingredient used that was also a kid friendly recipe. So the next time you need quick and […]

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