No Spending Challenge-Shop Out of the Pantry and Freezer Month

4 Week No Spending Challenge

No Spending Challenge-Shop Out of the Pantry and Freezer Month Thrifty Thinking I teach piano and for the last several years, we’ve used the money I’ve earned teaching piano to buy groceries. Through the summertime many of my piano lesson families take vacation breaks and such, so our grocery income takes an annual hit. So… 

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Easy Homemade Almond Milk and Re-purposed Nut Milk Bag

Homemade Almond Milk

Have any of you ever made homemade almond milk? Well if you have never made almond milk before, I’m here to tell you that it’s really so easy to make. Plus, you get to know what’s going in your food. I have had it on my mental to-dos for a few years now, and I… 

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Our Tip for Eating Frugal Organic Chicken and Crock-pot Seasoned Drumsticks

Frugal Crock-pot Shredded Chicken

Today I am sharing how we eat frugal organic chicken on a budget and a recipe for crock-pot seasoned drumsticks. This is the most frugal way I know at this time to get organic chicken. Thrifty Thinking Slow Cooker Saturdays At the end of last year I stopped buying organic whole chickens. I had been… 

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Weekly Menu Musing #22

Weekly Menu Musing

Welcome to another addition of Weekly Menu Musings. JSarr ended up taking me out ON V-day night. I wasn’t super excited to be out that night battling all the other restaurant-goers, but we ended up going to our favorite local Thai Restaurant (Mae Phim for those local Snohomish County Washingtonians) and didn’t even have to… 

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