It’s time to start …

thinking about next year’s vegetable garden.  I know it’s not even Christmas yet, but we start most of our vegetables from seed and the early crops need to be started by the end of January.  That makes this the perfect time to start laying things out and figuring out how many of each plant I … [Read more…]

Why I Menu Plan

I know, I know you’re thinking to yourself that you don’t have time to plan out your menu every week and it’s so hard to figure out where to start anyway so why bother. I’ve been there and for years we just winged it based on what we felt like eating and what we had … [Read more…]

About Me

I’m the mother of four children, the oldest is five. We are striving to live a simpler life and I plan on chronicling our journey here.  Check back this coming Friday for my first post about our menu planning system and how it’s been working for us.