Ten Items I Buy in Bulk

I have four children and one of the ways we save money is to cook a lot of our meals from scratch but before that happens we buy some ingredients in bulk. Today I thought I'd share with you the items I always buy in bulk for the pantry. 1. Flour We buy flour in… Continue reading Ten Items I Buy in Bulk

Yes You Can, Can!

Do you can? Can you can? Preserving foods is one of those skills that I love sharing with my children. It harkens back to the days of root cellars and forgaging for food. I always remember my grandma's neat rows of pretty jellies or snapping beans with my mom. I started out with a hot… Continue reading Yes You Can, Can!

Learn to Pinch a Penny Until it Squeaks

If you are anything like me your Pinterest feed is filled with money saving tips and posts with topics like "21 things frugal people don't buy".  Have you looked at these posts? Some of them are legit and I genuinely like them but the majority seem to be things that a person who is on… Continue reading Learn to Pinch a Penny Until it Squeaks