Make Your Own – Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is such an amazing addition to our pantry, and I have recently decided to make my own.

Apple Cider Vinegar is loaded with antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and enzymes. The health benefits include gut health, immune boosting to fight colds, alergies and more. It can be used to help clear acne, repel fleas on pets, soothe sunburns, as a hair conditioner and much more. (more…)

Homemade Laundry Powder – BORAX FREE

Did you realize how easy and frugal it is to make your own laundry powder or liquid? I have shared two recipes in the past that both contained borax (a naturally occuring substance), but the health warnings and requests to reduce exposure to borax have prompted me to find an alternative recipe. 
This is the simplest two ingredient recipe I have come up, that I like, for keeping our clothing clean and fresh.  (more…)

Feb 15 – $25 Weekly Meal Plan

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan.

These meal plans are suggestions for anyone trying to really cut costs, while keeping meals as "real food" and as unprocessed as possible. These are not my personal weekly meal plans, I will be sharing these in a separate post from now on when I have time. 

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Feb 8 – $25 Meal Plan

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan.

These meal plans are suggestions for anyone trying to really cut costs, while keeping meals as "real food" and as unprocessed as possible. These are not my personal weekly meal plans, I will be sharing these in a separate post from now on when I have time. 

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Feb 1 – $25 Meal Plan

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan.

These meal plans are suggestions for anyone trying to really cut costs, while keeping meals as "real food" and as unprocessed as possible. These are not my personal weekly meal plans, I will be sharing these in a separate post from now on when I have time. 

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What To Buy In February – Seasonal Deals

February is the shortest month of the year. Although it can be cold and snowy, the celebration of Valentine’s Day mid month perks us up and the promise of spring only a couple months away keeps our spirits up.

So what else can we do to keep the winter blues at bay? How about finding some amazing deals?? Here are 7 things to buy in February. (more…)

My Uncluttered Home-The Bathroom Part 1

You are invited to join me as I de-clutter my home and create a more manageable and peaceful space for myself and my family. I am tired of the years of clutter, hanging onto "stuff" because I may use it someday, and keeping items that have memories attached. (more…)

Tuna Casserole (Freezer Friendly)

Don't you just love a good comfort food? Pasta casseroles are one of my fave comfort foods.

Tuna Casserole is quick to make and includes ingredients you likely already have on hand.

This casserole can be mixed up and baked for tonight's supper, or frozen in a freezer bag to prepare another evening. (more…)