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How to Freeze Peppers

Here is Arizona we’re lucky enough to get a lot of produce throughout the year. That doesn’t mean that the pricing remains constant throughout the year. The best way I’ve found to get around that is to buy things when they are on sale and/or in season and to freeze them. Peppers in particular can… Read more »

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5 Reasons to Meal Prep

One of the best things I ever started doing was meal planning a week at a time (and yes, sometimes I go crazy and even plan 2 weeks in advance). We have almost entirely stopped throwing food away, I am much less stressed during the week. I don’t have to go to the store multiple… Read more »

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How To Meal Prep

Let me start by saying this is how I meal prep. It’s not an exact formula but it is a process and I do have some helpful tips! Next, let me clarify that by “meal prep” I mean the process of planning out your meals for the week not the actual preparation of food. I… Read more »

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Country Run Family Run – Free Registration

We’re always looking for things to go do as a family. Especially things that are cheap or free and wear the kids out. A friend of mine gave me a heads up on an awesome freebie they found for free registration for the Corner Store Country Run. They have dates left in Arizona and Texas…. Read more »

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Pinching Pennies on Groceries

One of my favorite ways to get a little more money out of my groceries is using an app called iBotta. If you have a smartphone then all you need is a bit of patience. Here is the basic idea behind iBotta: Select a “rebate” in the app (some are brand and size specific, others… Read more »