In my home, I have been working hard on keep our family of four within our stated grocery budget. I have become an excellent grocery shopper by using coupons, as well as taking advantage of sales and rebates. However, there is little help out there for translating your grocery store savings into healthy and frugal meals. I am here to help with that!
We're Ashley & Stephen – a 20-something twosome living in Upstate NY. Sadly, we're rarely home when the sun is up. And when we are, we're depleted, likely watching reruns of Glee on Hulu. Regardless, we consider ourselves homemakers. Yes. Both of us. Our tools of choice may be different (I prefer a whisk & paintbrush, Stephen prefers a sawsall & beer tap), but our goal is the same: To make the most out of our 60+-year-old house, to cook and eat great (veggie/vegan) food, and to find joy in all things nesting....more
We had Irish soda bread this afternoon with some tea-as has been a tradition for me since I was a little girl. Irish soda bread has always been a favorite of my fathers, and as such my mom usually had it around on St. Patrick's Day!
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Four kids, two foodie parents, all trying to get along...
This blog chronicles the ups and downs of trying, hopefully not in vain, to get four kids to learn to enjoy food that doesn't come from a brightly colored box with no expiration date....more