No Spend Month Updates

I knew the lessons of this year’s No Spend February lessons were sinking in when I finally figured out what to add to a perpetually empty and dusty but very usable shelf and more importantly when our family conversations about want and need changed to what we are individually and together saving to buy later. … Continue reading No Spend Month Updates

How to Do a No Spend Month

It’s No Spend February! Traditionally once a year our family takes a month to evaluate our spending patterns and consumer behaviors. Sometimes this takes place in January, other times in February. We specifically choose the winter months because we are already spending more time at home. Taking a month’s break to purposely evaluate what we … Continue reading How to Do a No Spend Month

InstantPot Vegan Mashed Potatoes

With the recent addition of egg, wheat, cow milk and corn allergies (no one panic, it isn’t EpiPen level allergies just allergies we have to be mindful of on a daily basis.), we’ve tried to find ways to change up our favorite dishes to accommodate these changes. For Christmas dinner this year, we decided to … Continue reading InstantPot Vegan Mashed Potatoes