Healthy, Quick, and Easy Snacking!

It’s been awhile, I know. I cook the same things a lot, so I didn’t want to repeat myself. However, recently, I’ve discovered a few new products that I absolutely love that are pretty healthy and cost effect. Del Monte® Fruit ChillersA smooth, individually packaged sorbet that is a great healthy great. Made with real…

Shopping Guide – Part 3

Shopping Guide The PantryI always have certain things in my pantry and fridge. It’s how I know what to buy each week, how I figure out if I can make spaghetti for dinner or grilled cheese for lunch. Freezer1 bag Frozen mixed vegetables (great for soups)1 bag Frozen stir-fry (or California) vegetables1 Pizza1 box toaster…

Shopping Guide – Part 2

I thought I’d share what we bought this week and how that corresponds to food. Breakfast:We have 2 toaster waffles left, 3 or so bagels (and cream cheese), and plenty of cereal… so no need to buy anything but milk Lunch:Take left-overs of dinner Dinner:1. Left Over BBQ Pork from Saturday night2. Use Pork that…

Jen’s Shopping Guide – Part 1

How I PrepareWhen people hear how little I spend a week on groceries ($55-85) to cover my husband and myself (and any guests we get throughout the week), I always get asked What do you buy?! Are you just cheap? Do you only get store brands? Do you have enough food? We buy lots of…