August is back-to-school time. Get organized, stock up, and help your teens have a GREAT first week at school! Breakfasts My teens will be driving to school, and the commute will take 30-40 minutes. With that in mind, they will eat breakfast in the car. This will allow their … [Read more...] about Helping Teens Get Organized for High School
July Pantry Challenge Instructions: 1. Clear everything out of your refrigerator. Wipe down the shelves, as needed, and put back only the food that should be kept. Empty and wash reusable containers of mystery items, and get rid of almost-empty condiments. Make a list of … [Read more...] about July Pantry Challenge
"I don't have time to cook." "Cooking is too much work." "It's too messy." Sound familiar? People find many reasons not to cook. There are a lot of GREAT reasons to do it; better nutrition, control over ingredients, better taste, and lower cost are just a few. Better … [Read more...] about What’s for dinner?
This was originally posted in 2015. We love to shop at the Waialua Farmer's Market! There are lots of vendors with tons of fresh, local produce. There are baked goods, cut flowers, potted plants, live music, and huli huli chicken cooking. It smells wonderful! Here's what … [Read more...] about Farmer’s Market Bounty: meal planning around vegetables
Sometimes in life, things happen that affect your income, and you need to spend less money now! Here are some suggestions for QUICK, money-saving results. 1. Make a list of things you need, and buy only those things. Shopping can be enjoyable, but it shouldn't be your hobby. … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Spend Less Money NOW!