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Homemade Cream Soup Recipe

I do my best to make most of our food from scratch. Almost nothing comes from a box or a package. This is mostly for financial reasons, because you guys know I’m ALLLLL about saving money. But also, it’s because I want to know what goes into our bodies. I’m also very passionate about using healthy, natural products, and things that are not packed with chemicals and preservatives. One of the products that I love making homemade is cream soup. Any recipe that calls for “cream of chicken” or “cream of mushroom” or anything similar, I use this recipe instead. I make the mix ahead Read More

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Groceries

And what you’ve all been waiting for… Groceries! Really, is there anything that is more necessary to shop for? Grocery shopping can be a very stressful experience (especially, in my case, with two toddlers in tow). Here is how I do it: Clipping coupons: Every Sunday, I get the newspaper, and I clip all the coupons that I will use for things I need. I also clip the coupons that I know (or suspect) that I might get overage on. Overage: Let me take a second to explain coupon overage: Overage is a term used by coupon clippers to mean “you get money back from that purchase”. Read More