February went especially well despite some challenging situations. We were required to pony up more money for preschool (summer) program fees. Which I absolutely do NOT mind doing but it was hard after the big property tax hit, increased pre-tax deductions for dependent care from my check, waiting for reimbursement, and then finding out, indeed, […]Read More How’d we do? February Meal Planning Run-Down
I hate to say a recipe can change your life but I have and I won’t stop. I made this recipe using simple ingredients you can buy at Aldi exclusively if you so choose. It will be better than most sauces on the market and will cost far less (as you will see). Even if […]Read More Crock Pot Marinara to Blow Your Mind!
I’m keeping up with my recipes. Today, let’s go through one of the simplest soups you can make with a few ingredients you usually have on hand (maybe minus the parm and heavy cream). It’s also a really affordable recipe you can buy with aldi-only ingredients! Recipe: 6 cups of chicken broth or chicken stock […]Read More Cheesy Chicken and noodle slow cooker soup
If you followed my chicken tutorial, you’re aware just how awesome chickens are for generating stock. Whether you’ve done that or you plan to use pre-made stock, one soup you will for sure want to create is this delicious potato and cream-based soup. You will make it in a crock pot so anyone can […]Read More Loaded Potato Soup
Ever since we started meal prep, my opinions about handy peripherals has changed. However, I can say that for less than $500.00, you can purchase essentials to make your life so much easier. And probably after 2-3 months, what you save in meal prep, you will pay it all off! Thus, if you can get […]Read More Peripherals and Tools: What You Need to Rock Meal Prep