Meal Plan Week No. 4 (Full Grocery List Included)

Alright, so we just finished the meal plan and grocery shopping for this week. We are trying to keep the recipes frugal and straightforward to get the best bang for our dollar. As this week is the Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend, we planned for six meals only and the menu was planned with the intention of […]

How I Feed My Family of Five on $125.00 a Week

I assume that if you are reading this post, then there’s a good chance that you’ve been following my weekly frugal menu of meals for less than $100.00 a week. This week, we upped the budget to $125. This was to account for some small items that we’ve been purchasing here and there and to […]

Meal Plan No. 2 (With Printable Grocery List and Menu)

$100.00 weekly budget for groceries? Are you kidding? I get it; I thought this task would be impossible. But with a little work, price-matching, and meal-planning, it works. This plan is not fool-proof, and if not carefully examined and followed, you could run into a few hiccups like we did last week. In the middle […]

How To Make Your Kitchen Work For Any Occasion

Kitchen’s have the reputation as the hub and the heart of a home. It’s where we feed our families, socialize with friends, and teach our kids vital cookery skills. It’s an important place for the family to gather and lots of memories are made here. So if it is such an important room why neglect […]

Four Secrets For Back To School Season

The first day of school never had me feeling overwhelmed with anxiety or shedding any tears. Tuesday, the day after Labour Day, for as long as I can remember always meant the start of a new school year.   This brought on many first day photos plastered along my Facebook NewsFeed together with the thoughts of […]

Knorr Alfredo Pasta Sauce Mix

After a long day at work, I HATE coming home and having to sort out dinner. I can’t imagine spending an hour or more, pulling ingredients just to make a family dinner. The menu idea is helping with that plan. But we needed to take it one step further for a simple, easy and convenient […]

What’s For Dinner?

I absolutely hate getting this text from my husband everyday. The hell if I know what’s for dinner? I’m at work and you are NAPPING – you figure it out! This is a text battle that we have multiple times a week. We’re famous for “forgetting” to take something out of the freezer.  This trademark will not […]

So Well Himalayan salt lights