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A Grocery List That Will Save Both Time and Money

One of my favorite things in the world is grocery shopping, and it has been since I was little. The process of making a grocery list, searching for sales, cart organizing and finding exactly what I need at my own pace is the absolute best. I remember grocery shopping with my grandma during the week and my mom on the…

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The Full Tummy Guide to Work Lunches

For as long as I can remember, brown paper bags were never big enough to contain the awesomeness that was my lunch. They’d either rip, explode, get smashed and have everything fall out or I’d need two bags for all my snacks. Snacks save lives… especially those of annoying coworkers who chew with their mouths open. I mean.. Snacks are…

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4 Easy Menu Planning Tips!

Over the last couple months, I have been trying a lot harder to save money. After looking at my budget and seeing where all my money goes, it is suuuuper safe to say that the majority of my spending money goes toward food. As June starts, I really want to start saving more, so that means following my spending habits more closely and making sure I plan ahead and make my food for the week.

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Essential Kitchen Tools

When I moved into my first apartment in college, I made sure my roommates and I had all the kitchen stuff we needed. They weren’t exactly as enthusiastic about cooking as I am, but it worked out. Pots, pans, silverware, knives, we had it all. Through that, I learned what the essentials were and what were extra things that made life a little easier. Not everyone will agree, I’m sure, but if you’re looking for a good place to start, I think this list will be quite helpful. These essential kitchen tools are not too expensive, so don’t worry about breaking the bank!

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