Money v. Time: The End

Wrap Up!

Money v. Time has now concluded. This was the most recent installment of the series Someone Else’s Shoes. While this experience was slightly different than usual since for the Money part of the experience we used my family’s actual food budget and the way we really shop. Be sure to check out the […]

Time: May 7 to 13— A BUST!

This is supposed to be week 3 of the latest installment to the series Someone Else’s Shoes. This experience is Money v. Time. On Monday, I posted our spending for May 7 to 13. Today I am supposed to have a long post for the time part.

But I don’t.

Keeping track of my time […]

Money: May 7 to 13

“The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.” Evan Esar (American Humorist, 1899-1995)

Week 3 of the ‘accounting’ report for the money part of the current installment of the series Someone Else’s Shoes (boy, that is a mouthful). This part is a little bit different than usual […]

Time: April 30 to May 6

Week 2 of the latest installment to the series Someone Else’s Shoes. This experience is Money v. Time. On Monday, I posted our spending for April 30 to 06. Today I have a long post for the time part.

I tried to be detailed so you could see exactly what I did with my time […]

Money: April 30 to May 6

“The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.” Evan Esar (American Humorist, 1899-1995)

Week 2 of the ‘accounting’ report for the money part of the current installment of the series Someone Else’s Shoes (boy, that is a mouthful). This part is a little bit different than usual […]

Time: April 23 to 29

Week 1 of the latest installment to the series Someone Else’s Shoes. This experience is Money v. Time. On Monday, I posted our spending for April 23 to April 29. Today I have a super long post for the time part.

I tried to be detailed so you could see exactly what I […]

Money: April 23 to 29

“The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.” Evan Esar (American Humorist, 1899-1995)

This is the first ‘accounting’ report for the money part of the current installment of the series Someone Else’s Shoes. This part is a little bit different than usual since the shoes are really […]

The Weekly Schedule–Share Yours!

This month we are looking at money and time for a real food diet. I thought for the time part of the scenario it may be important to talk about schedules.

Whether working outside the home or from the home -for pay or not- we all have a schedule to consider when getting food on […]

Money v. Time Kickoff

This month’s experience for Someone Else’s Shoes is two-fold. The two most common conversations that come up when discussing a diet based on real/whole/traditional foods are the money involved and the time involved.

I believe that we can eat a real food diet based on whole, high quality ingredients for an average amount of money. […]

The Frugal Zealot v. the Time Zealot

When the discussion of real food comes up one of two things is almost always mentioned. Cost and time.

Many people believe that a diet based on real/whole/traditional foods is monetarily out of reach for the average person. Yes, high quality fats and proteins are more expensive than their lower quality counterparts. Yes, buying organic […]