Healthy Living

6 Smart Tips for an Allergy-Free Thanksgiving

6 Smart Tips for an Allergy-Free Thanksgiving

Allergies are no joke – especially when you’re on a budget. Here are 6 ways our family has successfully hosted and allergy-free (and DELICIOUS) Thanksgiving for over 5 years.

Community & Finances: Budgeting for Breast Cancer

Community & Finances: Budgeting for Breast Cancer

Jessie is a nanny and waitress. How does she afford such a weighty diagnosis? In this interview, Jessie shares the companies and ministries that supported her financially. She talks about the importance of community and what that looks like for her.

Rest & Stress: Budgeting for Breast Cancer

Rest & Stress: Budgeting for Breast Cancer

No surprise here: It turns out that rest is extremely important to Jessie’s healing journey! And the good news is that it is practically free. In this second interview, Jessie breaks down what rest looks like for her and how she manages that with two jobs and the stress that a diagnosis puts on one’s body. It goes much deeper than simply getting 7 hours of sleep.

Budgeting for Breast Cancer

Budgeting for Breast Cancer

No one plans for life to throw them a major curveball. This is one woman’s story about championing her health and prioritizing her budget while healing from a breast cancer diagnosis. Today we talked specifically about food and nutrition!

Simple Home Management – Creating a System That Works for You

Simple Home Management – Creating a System That Works for You

Are you tired of feeling like a failure? Have you tried over and over to create a schedule that will let you “get it all done” each day? Are you constantly stressed out by all the work there is to get done? I was there too…until I figured out some simple, common-sense methods to take control of the chaos.

The $6 Habit (& My Debt-Free Crisis)

The $6 Habit (& My Debt-Free Crisis)

Our debt-free journey taught me really powerful habits. But sometimes those habits turn into something unhealthy. Here is how $6 has changed our lives and how you can make it work for you!

How to Cook for 3 Different Diets (Without Going Crazy!)

How to Cook for 3 Different Diets (Without Going Crazy!)

Do you struggle feeding dinner to a family that is following 3 different diets at the same time? Is making those meals healthy and budget-friendly overwhelming? Solve your dinner problems with these 3 steps!

CSA Haul (& Will it Save Us Money?)

CSA Haul (& Will it Save Us Money?)

Does a CSA help you save money and eat healthy? See what’s in our basket this week and find out! Last week I shared a live video unpacking our CSA basket and sharing everything we got that week. We have joined CSAs before, but this […]