Frugal by Choice, Cheap by Necessity

Good wholesome food shouldn't be out of your reach. My recipes are designed to be delicious at a low price point, with relatively easy steps. I work full-time outside of the home, so I understand the time crunch you might face when it comes to providing tasty food quickly and inexpensively. This is a "real food" blog but one that is a judgement-free zone.

Also, I have the sense of humor of a 12 year old boy, just so you know. You've been warned.

Homemade Mondays week 160

Mostly Homemade Mondays...more

Meal plan for November 23rd-29th

I was not sad to see this week go....more

Let’s Talk Turkey

When we used to have cable, Troy and I loved House Hunters on HGTV....more

Homemade Mondays 159

Mostly Homemade Mondays...more

Meal plan for November 16th-22nd

When I was 30 weeks pregnant with Jack, my OBGYN ordered an ultrasound for me, telling me that my baby was way too small, my fluid was low, and something was probably wrong. As a first-time mom, I spent the days between hearing those words and the ultrasound freaking the freak out....more

Homemade Mondays week 158

Mostly Homemade Mondays...more

Meal plan for November 9th – 15th

Just so you know, this is the best way to write a blog post....more

A Quilt for Baby G

Vague title courtesy of the fact that I know this little girl’s name, but it won’t be announced to friends and family until after her arrival....more

Homemade Mondays week 157

Mostly Homemade Mondays...more