March 2018 Menu Plans (Regular & Instant Pot Plans)

This month you'll find new meals for stove-top, slow cooker, grilling and instant pot, as well as some delicious Spring salads! Be sure to download one (or both) meal plans to make dinners easier this month! ::

Now we’re moving in to the third month of the year and the end of the first quarter. It’s hard to believe Spring is just around the corner, especially when temperatures are still hovering around the 40’s in the mornings here. However, I think we are finally past the snow, so we are looking forward […]

The Secret to Meal Planning and Grocery Shopping Once a Month


Wow! Can you even imagine – grocery shopping once a month?! There was once a time (long ago) in which I used to look forward to and enjoy grocery shopping. I’d make my pretty little list and head to the store, dedicating an entire afternoon to matching the items on my list with its corresponding coupon. That […]

Meal Planning Made Easy with FREE Printable Cheat Sheet


I know that people have this picture in their mind’s eye of what homeschooling must be like. Peaceful harmony filled with days perfectly balanced between down-home chores and learning opportunities. Ha.It’s some of that some of the time, but more often our homeschool experience is a flurry of activity. We waffle between math lessons, biology co-op, […]

65 Meals Under $10

If you're like most families, you live on a budget - sometimes a tight one. Here are 65 meals you can make for the family that cost just $10 or less! ::

Most families live on a budget – some tighter than others. With a family of 5 growing children, meals can get expensive. I am always looking for cheaper, healthy meals that my family will love. I have been searching and found some delicious recipes that you can make for your family for just $10 or […]