Category Archives: Food

10 simple tips to save on healthy food

When my husband and I first married nearly ten years ago, I had never lived on my own. I had no idea how to budget for groceries and was definitely not handy in the kitchen. As a result, I bought a lot of frozen and prepackaged dinners at the grocery store. By the time we […]

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Baking Bread

I typically bake bread for my family once a week. I don’t do it because I am an awesome homemaker. I just do it because I feel it’s the least expensive way to provide my family with healthy bread. (Have you ever read the ingredients on a package of store-bought bread? Yikes.*) Unfortunately, I am […]

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Our favorite creamy blueberry oatmeal

We eat a lot of oatmeal at our house. It is delicious and filling and so easy to create new variations from whatever ingredients you have on hand. Blueberry oatmeal is one of our favorites because I always have frozen blueberries. This recipe makes enough for 2 servings, but it is super easy to change […]

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We made sunflower seed butter!

Micah, my 3 year old, is allergic to all nuts. His big brother LOVES peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, so I always felt sad that Micah couldn’t have them as well. I finally decided to look up a sunflower seed butter recipe and found these awesome instructions at prudentbaby.com. I only had a few sunflower […]

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Rainbow unit

So far our rainbow unit has been my absolute favorite! We started out with the rainbow color song (very catchy), and moved on to a fun art project. This project was SO easy for 3 year old Micah. I put a line of glue on the paper and had him glue ripped pieces of paper […]

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