My wedding recap (+9 ways to save $$ on your big day!)

My wedding recap (+9 ways to save $$ on your big day!)

May 20, 2018 When we got engaged at Christmas, I knew I didn’t want to have a long wait til the wedding.  David and I have been dating since February of 2014, and living together since 2016, so the idea of waiting another year (by some surveys, average...
Food waste isn’t trash: start composting!

Food waste isn’t trash: start composting!

Damn The Man, save the Empire Our current American administration is not making any big moves in favor of the environment.  That might be putting it lightly, as the White House seems to think that boosting outdated, harmful power sources like coal seems to be the best...
23 healthy snacks: plan & prepare!

23 healthy snacks: plan & prepare!

Snack time! Snacks are as good as you make them – they’re a way to add nutrients and foods you need to bump up, or a diet downfall that will add calories, but not truly nourish.  The KEY to snacking is to plan ahead of time, stock good options, and have...
Top 10 BEST kitchen tools (& why they beat the competition)

Top 10 BEST kitchen tools (& why they beat the competition)

Quality, quality, quality I was raised in a thrifty household.  My mom taught me to shop by sales, not brand, and to scrape every dish clean with a spatula so each tiny spec of food could be saved.  When I went to Thailand a few years ago, I was called a “cheap...