My favorite recipe magazine is Taste of Home, and I’ve been a subscriber for a LONG time! But since David’s been eating gluten free, I haven’t found quite as many recipes that work for us. I was pretty excited when I found this recipe for Super Quick Chicken Fried Rice and it was definitely a keeper. Continue reading “Super Quick Chicken Fried Rice”
Last week I mentioned that when I’m less than motivated or when I’m overwhelmed, I use a technique for planning that I call 5 Tasks at a Time. This week I wanted to share a few specifics about how I use it. Continue reading “Planner Use: The Magic of 5 Tasks at a Time”
Have you noticed how expensive groceries are these days? I sure have. My budget has stayed the same but I’m coming home with a lot less food. Since we like to eat, I’m always looking for easy ways to save money. Did you notice the word easy? I don’t have a lot of time so I don’t want to clip coupons or shop at a bunch of stores. Both of those are great ways to save money but I don’t have the time or desire to do them. So I look for easy ways to save money. Here are five easy ways to save a little bit: Continue reading “7 Non-Traditional Ways to Save Money at the Grocery Store”
I wear an apron every time I cook. I do it because I don’t have a lot of clothes and I’m a messy cook. But my apron and I don’t always get along.
My current apron has very thin ties. I like that because they’re light and I’m kind of freaky about things I wear – too much weight (like layers, for example) makes me feel claustrophobic. Continue reading “Battling With My Apron”
This recipe for Egg Vegetable Casserole wasn’t on my menu, so of course, I didn’t have the right ingredients. As a result, I made some substitutions based on what I had on hand. The truth is – this casserole is really versatile and any vegetable combination you choose will probably work. I’ll be making this casserole again. Continue reading “Egg Vegetable Casserole”
I’m a problem solver. So anytime I’m dealing with a frustrating issue, I try to find a solution. I’ve had several frustrations pop up this week.
Rolling Grocery Cart
When I was unloading my grocery cart this week, the cart wouldn’t stay put. But I needed both hands to unload the groceries. No matter how I positioned it or what it did, it kept rolling away. Finally I gave up and retrieved the ice scraper from my car. Problem solved. Continue reading “Solving Household Problems Makes Life Better!!!”