Tagged: Meal Plan

Monday Meal Plan- Midterm Week

Monday Meal Plan- Midterm Week

Monday Meal Plan. Yikes. The only way I will make it through this week is if I can make lots of plans.  I have a very loooong to-do list that I need to take care of before I can leave on Spring Break.  One of the items is to buy...

So Long, Ramens!

So Long, Ramens!

What!? I ate my last package of Ramens yesterday, and I don’t plan on buying any more.  How can you be a frugal college student and not eat Ramens? Easy!  You find all sorts of great Internet resources for cooking inexpensive, filling, feel-good food. Like… Hillbilly Housewife Iowa Girl Eats...

Monday Meal Plan

Monday Meal Plan

Last week was Dine-In-Week challenge, and I am happy to say that I made it through.  This meant no soda from the vending machine, no ordering food after work, and no not-from-home coffee Monday through Friday. Friday night was so much fun!  We had friends over for fish tacos made...

Monday Meal Plan with Dine-In Week Challenge

Monday Meal Plan with Dine-In Week Challenge

This week I’m joining the combined efforts of Natalie from The Frugalista and Katy from The Non-Consumer Advocate and I’m cooking my own food all week long.  It’s the Dine-In-Week Challenge.  Are You In? Good thing this started today! Yesterday I treated myself to a snow-crab and french-fries dinner after...

Thrifty Groceries for the Hard-To-Convert

Thrifty Groceries for the Hard-To-Convert

Spencer is slowly coming to respect my frugal prowess. My “thriftiness” has previously been a joke between the two of us.  But he’s coming around.  He likes his clothes line dried and says he prefers my homemade biscuits to Pillsbury. (SCORE!)  And lately, the money has been talking. Like when...

Meal Plan Monday (On Tuesday)- Purging the Pantry

Meal Plan Monday (On Tuesday)- Purging the Pantry

It’s week two of Christmas break and I’m wonderfully comfortable here at Spencer’s; crafting, reading, and watching Netflix movies.  So comfortable, in fact, that I don’t want to leave.  Not even to get groceries.  And why should I? My library books aren’t due until next week. It’s Purge the Pantry...