new recipe, frugal eats, budget meals, main dishes, Uncategorized

Ugly carrots, and meal on the cheap

In my neck of the woods, we've recently had a newer grocery store open. It's a No Frills, and I *love* it. It's much smaller than a Superstore (all same chain in Canada), it's still new and clean, and has great deals. The other week, I found asparagus there at $1 a pound, which is… Continue reading Ugly carrots, and meal on the cheap

adjusting as I go, baking, muffins, new recipe

First post – Muffins!

I used to bake a LOT. Since moving to a larger city nearly 4 years ago (what? what??), I've baked less and less. Tonight, I felt "bakey". So I did. The kids and I picked up these salted caramel chips at the grocery store the other day, and I wanted to do something with them.… Continue reading First post – Muffins!