budget | family

Tips for Eating Well on a Budget

I can’t write a post about marriage without following up with a post about money. Tax time is always fun. Of course, I’m saying this tongue-in-cheek. For me, each year is a humbling experience when tallying up our expenses. Taxes this year prompted me to do a major budget overhaul. Gus and I have some […]

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diet | recipes

A Cookie Post

Today I decided to use this blog space to write a small update of sorts and share the recipe to one of our new favorite treats. A treat I am making since this is our last day of “summer break” (the teen returns from his vacation tomorrow!) and I am sure a homemade treat will be a nice welcome for his tummy!

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Instant Pot Beef Stew

1.5-2 lb grass-fed, grass finished beef stew meat olive oil 2 onions, sliced 2 stalks celery, roughly chopped 4 carrots, roughly chopped (I don’t eat carrots, my older son does) 8 oz sliced mushrooms 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 lb. brussels sprouts 2 Tbs. Cassava flour 1/4 c. red wine 2 c. beef stock (grass-fed) […]

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