On Memorial Day weekend this year, I initiated the Pantry Challenge (which I now refer to as the "GREAT Pantry Challenge"): I took an inventory of everything in the pantry, refrigerator, and freezer, and used what I had on hand to plan as many meals as I could. I was able to … [Read more...] about 3 Lessons Learned from the Great Pantry Challenge
Cheapskate, penny-pincher, frugal, thrifty, tightwad--most of these terms do not have a positive connotation, so I try to never use them. I'm not cheap: I am a personal financial strategist! Okay... I'm a tightwad. A REASON for Tightwadding Initially, my husband and I … [Read more...] about Confessions of a Tightwad
Join me this weekend for THE PANTRY (and fridge and freezer) CHALLENGE! Win a prize! This Pantry Challenge is huge, and is NOT for the faint of heart. Get a notebook, a pen, and maybe a helper, and let us begin. Inventory your pantry. Inventory your refrigerator. … [Read more...] about Pantry Challenge: Are you ready?
I absolutely LOVE Netflix! When we moved to Hawaii, we decided to give up network television. We have access to Amazon Prime, and we've had Hulu for a short time, but Netflix is our favorite. The problem (or the BEST THING EVER) with Netflix, is that you can watch … [Read more...] about 15 Things to DO while Binge-Watching Netflix
Now that you are learning about the ketogenic diet , or simply "keto", you may begin to panic because there will be cooking involved. No worries--here are a few super-simple meal ideas to get you started and build your confidence. You can do this! You can also make GREAT snacks … [Read more...] about 9 Easy Keto Meals