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Grocery shopping Q&A! How to freeze fruit, use leftovers, food tips GALORE! [Ask Me Monday]

Aaaah, that beloved grocery bill. Kicks you in the pants a bit, doesn’t it? Putting it lightly…how much you spend on groceries can make or break you. If you go to the store several times per week, wander the aisles, tossing whatever sounds good in your cart…I hate to break it to you, but you’re

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Does grocery budget include eating out? + Grocery budget tips! [Ask Me Monday]

I get hundreds of questions every week between emails, social media, blog comments, and just being asked in-person. Answering them is one of my FAVORITE things about doing what I do! I love taking what I know and being able to help make it personally apply to Y-O-U. One common feedback in the survey you

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7 Reasons Why I DON’T Believe in Couponing…(and What I Do Instead!)

It’s no secret that I am not a couponer. In fact, you could consider me captain of the Anti-Couponing Team. I was recently interviewed for CNBC on WHY I don’t coupon (nor recommend couponing) at the grocery store. I realized I hadn’t talked about it for a while on here, and thought I’d remind you why I DON’T coupon, and

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Homemade Ham Dinner made COMPLETELY from pantry, fridge, and freezer! [Foodie Tuesday]

If you are subscribed to my newsletter (which, you should be if you aren’t! See gray box on the top of this page to make it happen!) then you might’ve read about the internal dilemma I had on Sunday over a simple ham dinner. Imagine, if you will, finally moving (what fills like) millions of boxes and

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Brown Sugar Slow Cooker Ham Recipe! [Foodie Tuesday]

As you read in my first post, we had a family of 5 over for dinner on Sunday…on a whim…without having gone grocery shopping at all that week. Potentially a BAD idea, but it turned out amazing! It forced me to get creative and search my pantry, fridge, and freezer for ingredients I had on-hand,

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Cake Mix Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe! [Foodie Tuesday]

As you read in my first post, we had a family of 5 over for dinner on Sunday…on a whim…without having gone grocery shopping at all that week. Potentially a BAD idea, but it turned out amazing! It forced me to get creative and search my pantry, fridge, and freezer for ingredients I had on-hand,

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DIY Eggo Waffles! Breakfast Hack Straight From HEAVEN. [Foodie Tuesday]

Has anyone noticed that Foodie Tuesdays are back?! That’s right, every Tuesday you can expect a favorite recipe or food tip of mine! I’m no cook and certainly don’t take the best pictures, but food is such an important part of our day I figure it’s time to bring back an old tradition! Today is

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HUGE list of Birthday FREEBIES!

This week includes a momentous occasion — I am hitting the big 3-0! (PSST I have big giveaways going all week long on Instagram and Facebook so be sure to check it out!) Who doesn’t love to celebrate birthdays? And what better way to celebrate than with FREE STUFF! A few years ago I compiled

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DIY Peanut Butter To-Go Cups! Easy On-The-Go Snack [Foodie Tuesday]

It’s no secret – my kids LOVE peanut butter. Apples, graham crackers, pancakes, you name it…if it can go with peanut butter, you can bet we will eat it at my house. I bought some peanut butter to-go cups from the store for a trip once. Unfortunately they were  not only holy-cow expensive, but the

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That time I threw a Valentine’s Day party in like, 5 minutes

You know “when it rains, it pours?” Well, I’m in a bit of a monsoon season it seems, ha! I swear I’ll have weeks with nothing going on, then a time where everything lands on the same week and is no-showering-what-day-is-it-have-i-eaten-today-have-to-be-in-3-places-at-once B-U-S-Y. That was this week (if you don’t remember my breakdown and tears on Instagram…). Once

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String Cheese Stuffed Crescent Rolls Recipe

Are you guys ready for the ultimate, WOW FACTOR cheese stuffed crescent rolls recipe…using canned crescents and string cheese?? Yes. Yes you are. Trust me on this one. In case you missed it on Instagram, I’m off to Hawaii tomorrow! Can you believe it?! My dad is turning 60 so my family is meeting up

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Slow Cooker Creamy Tomato Basil Soup Recipe

It’s no lie that I have a deep, unwavering, unbridled love for my slow cooker (especially lately with how busy we’ve been, getting ready to move!). I LOVE a good, easy, slow cooker recipe (which is why I have an entire slow cooker ebook!), especially one that falls in the “comfort food” zone. I happened

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