Meal planning can be done several different ways. Really, sticking to any meal plan will save you money. Reverse meal planning is a homemaking skill that saves even more money because you plan to buy food when it is cheap.
I’ve always liked pump hand soap over bar soap. But I’ve never been comfortable with the harsh chemicals in most pump hand soaps. So I’ve just used bar soap. Until foaming hand soap came along! Let me show you how to make foaming hand soap for super cheap!
Every Christmas I feel like I’ve got this. I enter the season with gift ideas for everyone, but as the weeks pass I get frustrated with costs, availability, lack of quality and just the all around junk that I’m considering buying. So I put together this list of minimalist Christmas gift ideas to help me – and you – ditch the clutter this year.
My son is a puker. I’ve mentioned it before that he has a super sensitive gag reflex and every cold (think phlegm) brings on the vomiting. During the more than two years of my son’s life, I’ve had a lot of stinky loads of laundry and a lot of stinky dry clothes. If you are a parent, read along to find out how to keep your laundry from smelling like vomit.
Growing up, eating leftovers was never an option. It was a given. Leftovers were snacks. Leftovers were thrown in a big dish and became the most delicious casserole. As I got older, I learned some people just toss leftovers. If people knew how to reuse leftover food maybe so much wouldn’t be thrown away.