E arrived home from his last trip of the whirlwind, six-week off-and-on travel schedule on Friday and I couldn't be happier. Not only is he home for a while (I hope, anyway...his employer has a tendency of springing trips on him at the last minute), he's taking this Wednesday until next Wednesday ... Read More about A Frugal Summer.
A few years back, I read about the No Spend Month Challenge on A Small Notebook and was intrigued but never got around to doing it. I think what most appealed to me about it was this idea: It would defeat the purpose if we spent our time window shopping for things to buy as soon as the month is ... Read More about No-Spend Month….Sort of.
This month's Once A Month Mom menus are out and as I did last month, I'm posting my version here. I actually didn't get around to making any of it in May (except the banana blueberry muffins...but they were eaten before they could be frozen :)) as life was pretty hectic with E's travel schedule, but ... Read More about Once A Month Menu: June
I don't like Andy Warhol. Whew. So glad to get that off my chest. While I'm at it, I don't like Jackson Pollock either, but that's another entry...maybe. At any rate, as a holder of a degree in art history, it's kind of a faux pas for me to make a statement that I don't like Andy Warhol or ... Read More about Art History for Toddlers
I finally made it to the local, semi-monthly Weston A. Price Foundation (WAPF) meeting yesterday after having been eating this way for over a year and a member of the organization since last fall. I'm very good at coming up with excuses to not go to events like this, but after having spent a week ... Read More about My Journey to Real Food.