Tags » At The Grocery Store

Streeeeeeeetching Dinner

Due to the nature of Shane’s business, we often have an extra person at our dinner table.  When I say “often”, I mean no less than two nights per week in the winter and three to four nights per week during the summer months.  367 more words

Living Simply

Does "Healthy Food" Really Cost More?

“I can buy my kids a box of snack cakes for a dollar and a quarter, but an apple and a banana is four bucks!” 1,494 more words

Living Simply

Squeezing the Food Budget Just a Little More

Not long ago I shared a post from an old blog that I wrote between 2011 and 2013 called “Why Is Food A Luxury? 1,368 more words


Obesity in America -- A Sign of Gluttony or Poverty?

Since this blog is so new, most of you who are reading my musings know me personally so you know that I have been very interested in food and the role it plays in every single aspect of our lives for a very long time.  1,594 more words

Living Simply

Building The Pile

Finally, we have arrived at the point where it’s time to actually spend that found money!  Did you give up designer coffee?  Potato chips?  Turn the television off and play a board game with the kids?  1,196 more words

Living Simply

How Will You Spend Your $1011?

As I mentioned in the last post, the budget category where I am able to save the most money is definitely food.  You can save so much, very quickly, just by being acutely aware of where your food dollars are going.  448 more words

Living Simply

Food Labeling

السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته

Hello and Ramadan Kareem fellow readers,

It’s things like this video that makes me think that maybe my food challenge should be more of a lifestyle choice.