Buying Apples in Bulk: Plus a Boise Area Deal

November 10, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

I love to get good deals on produce! When I get a good deal I  buy a lot and I preserve my produce for later. Check out some of my ideas for preserving produce. Since apples are in season right now I am going to share some ideas for using your apples ... Read More...

Preserving Produce: How to Can, Freeze and Dry Your Favorite Foods

August 4, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure

Enjoy Fresh Produce Throughout the Year! Preserving fresh produce can save you quite a bit of money as you add up the cost of dried fruits and other foods sold in store. Below you'll find tips, tricks, and advice for preserving foods, as well as ... Read More...

Kroger Southeast Coupon Deals May 12-18, 2013

Stock up on Special K, Chicken Breast, Salad, Produce, Fruit Snacks, Cookies, and More New to coupon shopping Kroger? Start here: Kroger will double coupons up to $.50 every day (limit 5 per transaction) Kroger Coupon Policy Need ... Read More...

The Big Book of Preserving the Harvest

August 2, 2012 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

I am so excited that I found this highly rated book on Amazon! We have been talking a lot about how to eat healthy with coupons. We have also talked about saving money on food with gardening.  I showed you 5 easy ways to preserve produce. Then we ... Read More...

Easy Ways to Preserve and Prepare Produce {Extreme Couponing Education}

July 25, 2012 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to ... Read More...

Eating Healthy and Saving Money { Extreme Couponing Education }

July 18, 2012 2 Comments | Disclosure

Because they don't tell you everything on reality television we are here to reveal the secrets of Extreme Couponing. TLC's Extreme Couponing is really not about education it is more about entertainment. Our goal is to educate you and empower you to ... Read More...

Money Saving Tips: How to Freeze Butter

May 18, 2012 6 Comments | Disclosure

Are you looking for some simple ideas to save money? We have simple solutions that you can easily apply to your lifestyle to save money! You can safely freeze butter for 12 months and it's very easy to do. Just keep it in it's original packaging ... Read More...

Dehydrate & Preserve Food (Up tp 30% Off!)

July 19, 2011 3 Comments | Disclosure

 Got Produce? You can dry fruits, vegetables, meats, herbs, flowers, pet treats, etc. Dry left over bread for bread crumbs. You can dry almost anything that contains water. There are many benefits of drying food. Here are some: You are in ... Read More...

Lifestyles Of The Fabulessly FruGAL…

July 15, 2011 9 Comments | Disclosure

Summer is here, and now is the perfect time to stock up on fresh homegrown and local produce.  If you don't have a garden growing in your back yard... No worries... just be sure to check your weekly grocery ads for great deals on what's in season. If ... Read More...

Freezing Cooked Produced {Stockpiling Fresh Produce Part 3}

July 11, 2011 13 Comments | Disclosure

One of our readers, Bernice (an 80 year old widow who occassionally shares delicious recipes and bits of wisom with us) sent these tips into us.  I thought they were so fantastic and wanted to share wtih all of our readers!  Here is part one and part ... Read More...

As The Trowel Turns…

July 7, 2011 13 Comments | Disclosure

This years garden is finally coming along... The harvest schedule is about 2-3 weeks behind previous years due to the wet Spring we had in the Seattle Area.  I don't mind the delay, as long I'm still able to pick my baskets of fresh home grown ... Read More...

The Ins and Outs Freezing Raw Produce {Stockpiling Fresh Produce Part 2}

July 4, 2011 16 Comments | Disclosure

One of our readers, Bernice (an 80 year old widow who occassionally shares delicious recipes and bits of wisom with us) sent these tips into us.  I thought they were so fantastic and wanted to share wtih all of our readers!  Here is part one in case ... Read More...

Stockpiling Fresh Produce {Part 1}

June 27, 2011 26 Comments | Disclosure

One of our readers, Bernice (an 80 year old widow who occasionally shares delicious recipes and bits of wisdom with us) sent these tips into us.  I thought they were so fantastic and wanted to share wtih all of our ... Read More...

As The Trowel Turns…

June 23, 2011 19 Comments | Disclosure

One of my favorite things I look forward to this time of year is dessert... With all the fresh fruit ripening over the next few months...I've found it's best to have a plan of action. Here's my current plan.  Step #1 Pick as many ripe strawberries ... Read More...

As The Trowel Turns…

June 16, 2011 5 Comments | Disclosure

After a cold and rainy spring... things are finally starting to look up in the garden...The 17 garden boxes we made a few years ago are beginning to fill and in a few weeks the cabbage will be ready to harvest. The cucumbers and zuchhini will ... Read More...