Eating at Our Place This Week

We almost always meal plan and shop on Saturday. We shop at Central Market, which is a little crazy for anyone budget minded, but somehow we get out of there spending less than when we go to the large generic grocery chains. It may be that we just buy less or their vast bulk section…

Perfect Summertime Veggie Kabobs

This weekend was filled with warmth. Friends, good food and the ever increasing heat of central Texas in late June. Earlier today, we were lucky enough to join a friend at her comfy home for Franklin barbecue, who normally has a 2-3 hour wait. When it came time for dinner, we wisely realized more meat…

Foodie Tuesday: Menu and Grocery Budget

This week seems long and short simultaneously. We just came back from wandering the streets of a lovely neighborhood with our little sweet pea for Halloween (Pics coming later today!) and we rallied and made a fantastic dinner. This week is all about fall and winter… and using up what’s left over from previous nights.  Breakfasts: Whole wheat English muffins…

There Are No Coupons for Chard

My good friend Chris has been talking with me lately about the great saving tactic that is coupons. For two weeks I clipped and combed through the weekly ads and Southern Savers deals of the week. As I glanced through the HEB ads and deals, I started to notice something, or rather, a lack of…