It’s hard to believe October is almost over! Where did the month go? Where has the year gone! It’s another Meal Plan Monday here at a Life on a Dime and I love this time of year. I love comfort foods for chilly nights! Here is the meal plan for the final installment of Meal Plan Monday on the blog. October is winding down and with it Blogtober.
Now that I’m home full-time I like to keep a plan so I know what’s for dinner every day. Not only do I save time in the kitchen we save money on groceries. We literally spend about $150 a month less on groceries than we did prior to meal planning! It works!
It’s Meal Plan Monday again! I hope you enjoyed last week’s menu! For week two I have seven more frugal dinner ideas on the menu. Remember, every Monday in the month of October the #blogtober post will be on our family’s weekly meal plan. If this is helpful to enough of you I will keep … Continue reading A SIMPLE DINNER MENU: MEAL PLAN MONDAY WEEK 2
It’s Meal Plan Monday! Welcome to the first edition of Meal Plan Monday! Every Monday in the month of October the #blogtober post will be on our family’s weekly meal plan. I will link to or post recipes used for the week. *This page contains affiliate links. At no cost to you I earn a … Continue reading MEAL PLAN MONDAY: WHAT’S ON THE WEEKLY MEAL PLAN?
*Search by Category on the Site to See all Meals on a Dime Posts!* How to save time and money by planning ahead… Now that you’ve got your budget set you need to get your meal planning game on! This will save you money and time at the grocery store and time cooking. Meal planning helps … Continue reading Meal Plan on a Dime
I saw some posts on bucket lists and advice on keeping them, so I thought I’d just post a bucket list of goals I’d like to accomplish before I turn 40! I have a few months shy of 5 years, so why not?! Here is my do before 40 bucket list.
October is here and I couldn’t be more excited! Eventually, Arkansas will get the memo and it will cool off and be less humid, but until that happens at least I have Blogtober! What is Blogtober? It is a blogging event in the month of October where participating bloggers blog every day the entire month! … Continue reading IT’S BLOGTOBER! A LIFE ON A DIME IS ON THE #BLOGTOBER CHALLENGE
Since shopping without kids in tow isn’t usually an option I have relied more on more on two-day shipping. I don’t really enjoy shopping like I used to (or spending lots of money for that matter), and trying to shop with a budget while keeping up with kids isn’t exactly my idea of a good time! Here are some of the Amazon items I’ve really enjoyed this year.
We have so much to be thankful for! We have two healthy kids, great results on our annual health reviews earlier this month. I am currently enjoying a week at home with both kids. Okay, I’m enjoying most of it. We’ve had our moments, but it just goes with the territory! Without further ado, here is our life update!
You’d better believe I’ve already thought of ways to keep my first grader entertained while she’s out of school. Here is a survival guide if you will of what I plan to do to keep the kids entertained Thanksgiving break and not lose my mind or control of the monthly budget.