Category Archives: money saving tips

Chocolate Chip Cookies For One

I think this post is genius if you’re 1. single or 2. don’t want to bake a whole batch of something. I wasn’t sure how it would turn out but these were surprisingly fantastic! Single Serving Chocolate Chip Cookies serves … Continue reading

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Back Workout and Groceries

I had a great back workout today: changing my workout plan back to working in the 5 rep range to gain strength, especially upper body which I’m lacking a lot. Pulled 75lb 5×5 Pendlay Rows today. Very pleased! Also did … Continue reading

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Sunwarrior

  After trying this protein I was immediately in love. Out of all the rice proteins I’ve tried it’s definitely the best tasting! I got the vanilla via an OpenSky promo and wished I’d gotten more than just one bag … Continue reading

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Clean Eating 101

I’d definitely say I’m a clean eater, and eat this way about 99% of the time. I haven’t always been like this, but now that I’ve found what works, I’ve noticed a big change in my energy and how I … Continue reading

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Raw Hemp Seed Alfredo Sauce

Being dairy-free, but wanting a creamy sauce is sometimes a bit of a challenge. Luckily for me things like cashews and hemp seeds can quickly and easily be turned into a delicious sauce that’s really comparable to what it’s trying … Continue reading

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Homemade Raw Chocolate

Chocolate (cacao) is a superfood, did you know that? And I love it. I’ve see numerous other bloggers make their own versions so I figured it couldn’t be too hard, or too time consuming. I took the plunge, and I … Continue reading

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Oatmeal

For a breakfast in a pinch, and one that can satisfy whatever “tooth” I’m feeling that day, oatmeal is my go-to. Crunchy, sweet, coconut, fruity, almonds…you name, and you can do it with oatmeal. It’s becoming my favorite pre- and … Continue reading

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Rotisserie Chicken Uses

I’ve really gotten into being pretty economical. I’ve tightened the budget quite a bit, and am looking for ways to spend less while still maintaining my healthy, ethical, and pretty environmentally-friendly lifestyle. This brings me to one of my new … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Vanilla Sunflower Seed Butter

In an effort to save money and reduce packaging, I’ve starting making my own sunflower seed butter. I haven’t yet tackled anything else because 1. I have tons of sunflower seeds, 2. I’m hooked on this recipe, and 3. I’m out … Continue reading

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How to Cut Back on Sugar and Extend a Jar of Jelly

I think I may just call myself a genius for figuring this out. Some jellies have wayyyyy too much sugar in them, and since I try not to eat tons of sugar, plus I’m not a fan of super sweet things, preferring … Continue reading

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