Embracing Thrift and Tightwaddery

General Resources The Complete Tightwad Gazette by Amy Dacyczyn. This should be available in your local library. Back in 1999, I borrowed it three separate times before purchasing. The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey. Also available from the library in not only...

What To Do With a Whole Turkey

I had a turkey in the freezer that we did not use for Thanksgiving. I admit to being slightly turkey challenged. I’ve roasted a few of them over the years but that is about the extent of my turkey experience. I’m great at using the bird post roasting but...

Food Thoughts: Changes

I’ve been thinking lately about change. Specifically how our family has changed our food choices so much over the past few years. About 5 years ago I did not cook. I worked more than full time and our meals were dine out, take out or heated up. Once in a great...
Favorite Less Beef Meals

Favorite Less Beef Meals

The cost of beef is going up. I’ve read a few different articles that peg the increase anywhere from 4% to 10% and this is a following a record increase of 5% in 2013!  When I was in Oregon last week I bought beef at Trader Joe’s I was shocked at the...

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