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Healthy Aldi Meal Plan

Feeding your family healthy, whole foods meals on a budget is no small challenge. One of the things that can help is to shop at a discount store like ALDI. When I discovered ALDI last year, I was astounded at … Continue reading

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Meal Plan April 23

Remember when I talked about filling my freezer with dinners to make things easier postpartum? My freezer is currently stuffed to the gills, so I need to make room in there. I challenged myself to use up as much as … Continue reading

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Meal Plan 4/16

I tried several times to sit down and make a meal plan for this week, but I was feeling so nauseous I couldn’t bear to think about food. So I decided to outsource the task and ask the family to … Continue reading

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How I Use Evernote to Eliminate Paper Clutter

I love Evernote. I use it for so many things now that I don’t know how I lived without it before. One of the reasons I love Evernote is this: It eliminates paper clutter. While working through the projects in … Continue reading

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Benefits of Bi-Weekly Meal Planning and Shopping

I had to google “bi-weekly”, because I’ve never been sure whether it meant “every two weeks” or “twice a week”. Turns out, in the US the word bi-weekly means “every two weeks”, but if you live in the UK, it … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Fiesta Soup

Oh my. I made the yummiest slow cooker soup. Kids loved it, hubs loved it, I loved it. Doesn’t get much better than that! The homemade tortilla chips really topped it off too. You have to try making these. They’re … Continue reading

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Meal Plan Oct 3: The Kids Pick

There is finally a definite chill in the air here. Two nights ago hubby got up in the middle of the night to grab a blanket for the bed, and long sleeved PJs have become a neccesity! When Fall hits … Continue reading

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Meal Plan Sept 26

This is going to be a BUSY week so I planned 5 slow cooker recipes. I own two slow cookers – one small, one big, and they both get used a couple of times a week. I love slow cookers! … Continue reading

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Meal Plan Sept 12

* Johnny’s Pizza – $1 Cheese Slices Tonight hubby is taking the kids to a local pizza place for $1 cheese slices and Mommy is going to stay home and work. Yea! * Fish Tacos Side: Rice I love these, … Continue reading

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Grocery Shopping and Dinner Planning Printables

I just got back from the grocery store, where I purchased the ingredients for banana splits. And the reason I purchased the ingredients for banana splits? I’m celebrating an accomplishment of my oldest son. Now, in the past I may … Continue reading

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