Scratch Made

As a way to both be more aware of what we’re putting in our bodies and be more conscientious of our budget, this week we made several meal items on Sunday to last us the week. It worked beautifully. We decided to make: Roasted chicken Chicken stock (makes 3 jars) Black beans (2 quarts) Enchilada…

Just keep baking

For my birthday I bought myself a rectangle tart tin and this weekend tried it out by making my first tart. Even though my family ate it like champs, I’d say that it was overall a failure. This is where I have to remember to just keep baking, it will get better. Hopefully. So here’s…

New Year, Simplify

In 2017 I watched the documentary The Minimalist and started culling my entire life. I had so much stuff that it felt stifling to keep up with it. My goal wasn’t to be exactly like them, with only a few items. It was to: Have organized spaces that work efficiently for our family. Remove any…