Having grown up on a small hobby farm, I developed a taste for the finer things. Since I grew up and had to resort to buying my groceries, I quickly began following a rule that has served me well so far.
Budget, Friendship, Nutrition

The Top 6 Reasons I Buy My Meat & Produce Locally

“Supporting local food production is so much healthier for people. It’s better for the local economy, and it’s a lot of fun.” Jack Johnson Having grown up on a small hobby farm, I developed a taste for the finer things. The "finer things" being treats like sugar snap peas right off the vine, fresh steaks,… Continue reading The Top 6 Reasons I Buy My Meat & Produce Locally

Budget, Nutrition

5 Budget-Friendly, Healthy Snacks You Should Always Have on Hand

“When you start eating food without labels, you no longer need to count calories.” ~Amanda Kraft You can eat healthily for only $29.99 a month – just sign up for a membership to snag this limited time deal! Just kidding! I'm not interested in making people sign up for an exclusive club that sends "specialized"… Continue reading 5 Budget-Friendly, Healthy Snacks You Should Always Have on Hand

#ZestForLife, Nutrition

The Best Tip for Sticking to Your Diet at Restaurants

“You have to believe in yourself when no one else does - that makes you a winner right there.” ~Venus Williams Getting healthier means you can never eat at a restaurant again. What a misconception. So many people I speak with think that leading a healthier lifestyle means they can never enjoy life again. People… Continue reading The Best Tip for Sticking to Your Diet at Restaurants