How to Write a Healthy Grocery List on a Budget

How to Write a Healthy Grocery List on a Budget
April 27, 2017

Writing a grocery list can be a tough endeavor. You know you need food, and you can certainly just walk into the grocery store and buy what looks good. But what happens if you can’t make your favorite meal because you forgot one ingredient? You go to the store again to pick up that one item. Then the next day,…

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Start an Effortless Budget Plan in 15 Minutes

Start an Effortless Budget Plan in 15 Minutes
April 24, 2017

Let’s get right down to it. Everyone needs to have a budget plan. Whether you are good or bad with money, or if you have debt or a huge savings account, a budget plan will help you get to your financial sweet spot. I am the first to admit that I’ve always been bad with money. I can’t save a…

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4 Simple Steps to the Ultimate Weekly Meal Plan

4 Simple Steps to the Ultimate Weekly Meal Plan
April 20, 2017

I love meal planning. Weekly menus are my go to for grocery lists and recipes for any given week. If I have a weekly meal plan, I can shop once and not have worry about the fridge being bare or not knowing what I’m going to cook for dinner. It’s such a relief! Sometimes, I even double to recipes so…

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Step-by-Step Guide to Budgeting Like a Boss

Budgeting Like a Boss
March 30, 2017

Let me start out by saying that budgeting is the WORST. Like, “I have to limit how much I spend so I can pay bills and save for a house? But I really wanted that cute pair of heels I’ll never wear!,” said every woman ever. Alright, so it’s not that bad… but it’s still no fun. I have always…

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How to Use a Planner to Keep Your Sanity

Use a Planner to Keep Your Sanity
March 27, 2017

Over the years, I have gone back and forth with keeping a planner. Currently, I keep a monthly calendar and a weekly planner. I keep these along with my budget planner. Keeping all of these in the same place keeps me super organized and I always know how my day is going to play out. Kolton and I both have…

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3 Ways to Cope with Anxiety

3 Ways to Cope with Anxiety
March 23, 2017

For many years, I have struggled with anxiety. And for many years, I didn’t understand it. Although there is absolutely nothing wrong with treating anxiety, or any disorder, with medication, I am proud to say that I am no longer being treated. So, how did I do it? Well, in short, I didn’t. I still have those days where I…

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How to Stick to a Weekly Menu without Going Broke

How to Stick to a Weekly Menu
March 20, 2017

When I first moved in with my husband, I didn’t know how to cook real, healthy meals or shop for ingredients on a budget. My only experience with cooking was the six months I had lived on my own, and that time involved a lot of pasta and frozen dinners. I also ate a lot of fast food, like a LOT…

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