Category Archives: meal planning

My secret shame

For the past six months I have been paying for a gym membership that I haven’t used. In that time I’ve gained 15 pounds. The weight gain isn’t so secret but the gym membership is. I am finally fed up … Continue reading

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The meat and animal dilemma

I am itching for some chickens. I am reading about backyard homesteads and it seems that we could get chickens now. Granted, I want to do some more reading about how to care for them, but we could be well … Continue reading

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Shopping is fun again!

Today I went grocery shopping and found several things at stock up prices. I bought as much as I could reasonably afford and will try to go back after I’ve sold back my textbooks this afternoon. My husband likes a … Continue reading

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So now what?

You’ve adjusted your thermostat a few degrees and are now wearing sweaters around the house. You’re hanging your laundry, that’s been washed in homemade detergent, and you’re amazed at how easy it is to keep up when it’s only a load … Continue reading

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Food, glorious food!

Remember how I said there’d be “I have to stock up” sales? Let’s talk about that for a minute. Milk goes on sale where I am infrequently. However, we have an extra freezer that we bought through the want ads, … Continue reading

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