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Month: November 2017

Everyone Wants You To Be In Debt

Everyone Wants You To Be In Debt

This article may contain affiliate links. Read our disclaimer. We have made mistakes in the past, but so has everyone else and it is important to not only learn from your mistakes but from others too (hint hint). It only took buying one car new to realize how stupid it was and not to make that mistake again. This was also before we had gotten our financial act together. We paid the car off early and thought that mistake was…

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The Wonders Of Cloth Diapering

The Wonders Of Cloth Diapering

This article may contain affiliate links. Read our disclaimer. Being a grown-up is expensive. Even more expensive when you decide to have a family. The money you were so accustomed to spending on yourself is now being divided amongst those who are now in your family. This statement is true if you have a small child or a teenager. Where you spend your money changes as your family grows and as the needs of your family changes. Figuring Out What…

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Time To Reset our Junk-O-Meter

Time To Reset our Junk-O-Meter

Minimalism is about not compulsively consuming products and being intentional with what things you own. I’ve heard about this lifestyle through other blogs and interviews, so when I saw The Minimalists’ documentary on Netflix I couldn’t wait to watch it. I was starting to feel claustrophobic by our processions and was thinking it was time to reset our junk-o-meter. I never thought I was going to get Ms. Blue Ribbon on board but then we watched the minimalism documentary on…

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Chicken Wild Rice Soup and Oven Grilled Cheese

Chicken Wild Rice Soup and Oven Grilled Cheese

It is a double recipe day! Separately these recipes are delicious but together they can take over your taste buds! Enjoy 🙂 Print Chicken and Wild Rice Soup Ingredients Wild Rice 4 cups Water 1/2 tsp Salt 3/4 cup MN Wild Rice Soup 1/2 Onion chopped 1/2 cup Celery chopped 1 cup Carrots coined 6 tbsp Butter cubed 1/3 cup Flour 29 oz Chicken Broth 1/4 tsp Pepper 1 Rotisserie Chicken 1 cup Half and Half Instructions Wild Rice In a large…

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