Eating Air

What do you eat?

“What do you eat…..air?” As I was examining the breakfast spread at the Type-A Parent conference one morning carefully picking the few things I could eat from the delicious looking spread this is what a friend said. I know her well and know she was ribbing me so I laughed. It is funny to me, too. […]

Monday Meal Plan: October 13th

2012 Printable Menu Plan

I love, love, LOVE the Fall, but I also know that it’s a crazy busy time for our family, and I’m sure it is for yours, too. We have soccer, field hockey, after school activities, music lessons, and so much more. One of the things I am aiming to do this Fall is to take […]

Buy Theirs, Get Ours FREE at GIANT is BACK! {sponsored giveaway}

Buy theirs get ours 1

It’s baaaccck! GIANT is back with their Buy Theirs, Get Ours FREE promo which means more money in your pocket!   Saving money on groceries can be challenging. While we have a few tricks for saving on our grocery budget– one of the easiest ways to save is to look to store brands for everyday essentials […]

Monday Meal Plan: October 6th

2012 Printable Menu Plan

This week is expected to be CRAZY. The kids have ALL the activities, I have a work list and to do list a mile long, and we’re having a new roof put on the house (YAY!). So needless to say this week’s menu plan is coming in a little late since I literally spent all […]

How to make Cafe Du Monde’s beignets at home

how to make Cafe Du Monde's beignets at home

I recently traveled to New Orleans for work. I spoke at FinCon (a conference for financial bloggers) about social media tools. I was pleasantly surprised on my trip to New Orleans how much I loved it. Many years ago (back when Mr. Whalen and I were dating) we went to Mardi Gras with a group […]