Coconut Milk Eggnog

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Slow Cooker Honey-Glazed Ham

Here's a little holiday week confession for you: I'll take ham over turkey any day of the week. I know turkey is tradition and everything, but I love ham so much more. I like ham sandwiches and ham 'n' beans ....more

Slow Cooker Cranberry Wassail

I grew up in an incredibly stable environment. I had the same address for my entire childhood (and still have it now!). I went to the same school K-12 ....more

September 2014 Income Report — $3098.12

I've been doing these monthly income reports for a while now (feel free to check in here if you're looking for more info on why I'm doing them), and I have to say, one of my major goals for writing them was to motivate myself, and man, is it ever working. I am so proud of how far my monetization strategy has come in just a few short months. When I first started this, I went into it thinking that if I could just make a little bit more cash to justify the amount of time spent, I'd be happy ....more

Mesquite Chicken Sandwiches

If the weather is anything where you are like it is here (brrr! so cold!) then you are probably filling up your dinner menu with warm, cozy, hearty foods like soups, stews, and casseroles, but before you pack that grill away for the season I urge you to bundle up one more time and make yourself some dinner on the grill. Trust me ....more

Homemade Gingerbread Latte

I feel like there has been a lot of Christmas hate going 'round this year. Yes, I agree, the Christmas season does seem to be getting earlier and earlier each year. And yes, I get there are other holidays (*cough* Thanksgiving *cough*) that are getting overshadowed by Christmas music on the radio and eggnog on store shelves ....more

Baja Eggs Benedict

I've been in a breakfast rut, my friends. For months now, I've been going through the same rotation of foods every morning. Poached eggs of toast ....more

101 Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes

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Copycat Mesquite Grill Seasoning

When I do copycat or knock-off recipes, I try to have a reason behind them. Maybe the original version isn't that healthy, and I want to make it more nourishing. Maybe the store-bought version is crazy expensive and my cheapskate ways take over ....more

How to Make Cloth Wipes (Without a Serger)

We've been cloth diapering since about a week after JuneBug came home from the hospital. I know cloth diapering isn't for everyone, but we knew from the beginning it was something we wanted to tackle. When I was pregnant, I spent hours researching different types of diapers, creams, wipes, and wipe solution ....more