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One of my favorite bloggers is Modern Mrs. Darcy. She recently wrote a post (with a link up) entitled “The Things that are Saving my Life Right Now”. She cleverly lists the daily essentials that, well, just make her daily life easier. Menu planning is saving my life right now. When that two week mark … [Read more…]

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I was SOOO glad to get out of the house today after being housebound for the last 3-4 days. It was nice and sunny today too. Finally. My final tally came in at $246. I saved $76 with Kroger deals and coupons. Woot! I am feeling especially budget-savvy about the pizza we are having tonight: … [Read more…]

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Another tight budget week for us. I actually hit our budget right on the nose: $250 (plus .70). There is always this moment of angst when I see the final price: Will I be able to keep my shopping at or under budget? Then I hand the checker my Kroger card and watch the numbers … [Read more…]

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Well, Christmas is over and I don’t know about you, but we are in the “uhhh….we spent a lot of money” and we-need-to-tighten-our-belts mode. Can anyone else relate? So, I was in budget mode today. Our goal was to stay at $250 for two weeks. I came in at $222. I took out the remaining … [Read more…]

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So, I missed posting our menu two weeks ago. They don’t call this the busiest time of the year for nothing! Micah went shopping with me today. Man, that kid can talk my ear off. 😉 But, after 2 hours of shopping, I felt all warm and fuzzy towards my little shopping buddy. Love him. … [Read more…]

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How has it been two weeks already? And how is it almost Thanksgiving?? And how is my baby almost ONE?? This year is flying by. Thanksgiving is next week! We are staying home this year and will just be with our immediate family. Kind of a bummer but it is what it is. I haven’t … [Read more…]

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Happy November 1st! Good heavens this year is flying by. So, I said yesterday that I needed a good long break from blogging so this is a short post! Here’s our menu for the next two weeks! Happy cooking! What are you making for dinner tonight?

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It’s my first post on my new blog! Sunday: Corn dog muffins, fruit kabobs, chips and salsa Monday: Sub Sandwiches, carrots and celery, chips and dip Tuesday: Lasagna, salad Wednesday: Pork chops, rice w/ gravy, peas Thursday: Chicken broccoli alfredo Friday: Sloppy Joes, baked fries, apples Saturday: Aaron’s b-day. Out to eat Sunday: BBQ pork … [Read more…]