Today, March 5th, marks our 4-year wedding anniversary. I love this man to pieces! He is my everything and I'm so happy he's in my life. We celebrated with a small dinner at Steak n Shake with Allison, and will have a date night, just the two of us, on Saturday. It was a great night! I wish I could ... Read More about Wedding Anniversary and a Trip to the ER
I am SO excited to announce that I've taken the plunge into blogging! I purchased a domain Sunday and just got it to where I want it for now, design wise. Coming soon, hopefully, will be a banner as well as a Facebook page so I don't bug all my friends on my personal page. Here are my goals ... Read More about New look, new start!
Meijer Construction paper: $1.99. Not grocery, but I usually buy little things like this with my grocery budget. Trial sized lotion: $.80 Taco shells: $2.09. Mad at myself over this one; I thought these were the ones on sale for $1, but I didn't pay enough attention. Guacamole: $2.99, used a ... Read More about Weekly shopping and menu for 3/1
Welcome back to my Couponing 101 series! In the previous post, I gave a list of all the places where I find the best deals. This post will outline my menu planning and shopping trip to give you an idea of how I do things. My meal planning takes about an hour, maybe longer if I just can't think of ... Read More about Couponing 101 Part 4: How I plan my shopping trip
Something happened this week that doesn't happen often. We had a lot of money left over after I made up the menu. Like, a lot more than I usually do. Part of it is because I'm cooking a 13-pound turkey that we had in the freezer, so I'm using that instead of chicken in almost all the ... Read More about Weekly shopping and menu for 2/22