My Minimalist Monthly Meal Plan

SURPRISE GIVEAWAY! I wish I could give away the Fresh Vegetable book to everyone that leaves a comment because you all deserve to be in good health. For now it will have to be two… maybe four. Seriously, when I read some of your comments and how sick some of your family members are, it broke my heart. They need to get rid of the processed food and replace that

Minimal Spend Christmas Challenge

Hello Everyone! I hope you’re all enjoying your Thanksgiving with family and friends because I’m about to throw a HUGE idea at you. What would happen if you gave less gifts to the people on your list? What would happen if you only gave one gift? What would happen if you re-gifted or made the gifts? What would happen if you didn’t give ANY gifts at all? Sound crazy? SO

Adult Children Living At Home

 If you’ve read my about page, then you know that I have ten children. Five of which are adults and four of which live at home. Our adult children range in age from almost 18-years-old to almost 26-years-old. Because my husband and I had a very different upbringing, we didn’t at first agree with how we were going to handle the living situation with our adult children. Joe grew

How We Paid Off $11,000 In 7 Months

 DEBT PAID is such an awesome feeling!!! Better than ever charging anything on a credit card. In fact I actually felt the opposite when I spent on a credit card. I would walk out of clothing stores after spending too much money with an awful ache in the pit of my stomach. I know there are some out there who find spending a thrill. This is NOT me. I

How Not To Go In Debt

 Below I’ve included the cliffnotes. 😄 take advantage of free offers don’t start off in debt, instead start saving money don’t go in debt for college, say no to student loans don’t go in debt for an engagement ring don’t go in debt for your wedding don’t go in debt for your wardrobe don’t go in debt for your family don’t go in debt for your spouse don’t go in