Seasonal Produce for August with Frugal Tips

It is important to know what veggies are in season. These are often the cheapest ingredients for your meal plan. If you cook with real food you know that all you need is the basics in your pantry and a vegetable or two to whip up all kinds of tasty things....more

Offbeat Holidays in June - 44 June Bucket List Ideas

We like to do snacks, crafts, and activities based on weird holidays. Every day is an excuse to celebrate something. We need no excuse to party. This was intended to be a quick post, since I look up this kind of stuff anyways, but instead it grew into a giant roundup of celebratoriness. This is, perhaps, the best post ever. SO MUCH FUN in one post! It's like a bucket list for the month of June. This post has a lot of ideas homeschoolers and preschool moms could use to take a break from the pesky worksheets and stuff....more

25 Spring Acts of Kindness for Your Kids with Printable and Kindness Cards

Spring Acts of KindnessHere is a list of 25 things you can do with your kids this spring, for your RAKing pleasure....more

More With Less Weekly Meal Plan

Feed your family of four a week of dinners with a shopping cart maximum of $95.This is not your average meal plan. The point of this meal plan is to help you be smart with your money. Use cheap ingredients to make dinners, without eating beans and rice or pasta every night. These are dinners for regular families living on a budget....more

May Real Food Meal Plan – flexible, frugal monthly meal plan with printable calendar

The beauteous bulb blooms are just coming up here, and we're enjoying hikes in the woods and some playground time in between gloomy days. Silly New England weather can switch seasons multiple times in one day. We are enjoying the nicer weather and some fairy house adventures. I'm also in the mood for lighter fare and not clinging quite so desperately to my comfort food. Leeks! Leeks are back!It's a good thing this is all seasonal recipes. "May" is just a handy label for lovely things like asparagus and rhubarb. Unfortunately I totally suck at deadlines....more

Free printable - Experience is Simply the Name we Give our Mistakes

Come celebrate 1,500 Facebook Likes AND 3,150 Pinterest Followers with me!...more

April Real Food Meal Plan

Am I the only one being driven insane by the kidlets trapped in the house? It's freezing out, my car is coated in ice, and all I want are April showers. Somebody down south, please send this New England girl some spring....more

Royal Color Behavior Clip Chart. Free Printable from The More With Less Mom

  This behavior chart is intended to be a positive tool to help your child visualize the progress of their day or goal. This should be a motivational tool to help your child eliminate negative behavior, as well as reinforcing positive behavior....more

Simplify Your Christmas Gifts: Want, Need, Wear, Read, Eat, Create Printable Gift Tags

If you are a fan of simple living most likely you have heard of the Want, Need, Wear, Read gift giving method....more

Scary Mommy Thanksgiving 2014