Farm Fresh Friday- CSA week 17

I’m wanting to start weekly features here for a couple reasons. One of them being I need a bit of accountability as well as wanting to have a direction the blog is going. I like sharing what’s in my CSA box, as well as I’d like to share more about our livestock! So hopefully every Friday I’ll have a little something here to share! I look forward to ‘seeing’ you around! This week, I failed at CSA pictures. I mean, I took them, but they were bad. And I’m sorry, but you’re still going to see them so you can … Continue reading Farm Fresh Friday- CSA week 17

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CSA Week 16!

You’re getting these bad boys straight out of camera kids are napping from drive home! I love going to pick up my CSA box from Bullock Lake Farm. It’s a great atmosphere and it’s exciting to see what we’re getting next! I brought them home in a crate. Cause Im cool like that. Actually, I was at my Moms and this was my crate and I had no reusable grocery bag in my car. Top left clockwise: What is it and what will I do with it: Tomatoes: Honestly? I don’t like fresh tomatoes. I struggle with what to do … Continue reading CSA Week 16!

Grocery shop!

I was as good as a hot damn this week grocery shopping! I was in early, under budget! If you remember, I’ve challenged myself for Janurary to spend half my grocery budget a week.  So that means that instead of $140, I just have $70. This seems high, but we have higher grocery prices on my island, and we also aren’t happy eating the cheapest, quickest food. We want quality, healthy, local and organic if possible food! I only spent $50 last week, so I had $90 for this week. I spent $41.35 at Country Grocer The celery and cashews were … Continue reading Grocery shop!

My Thursday “Shopping Spree”

Today I went and did my weekly grocery shopping, and went to the thrift store. To say I was excited to go would be an understatement. The thrift store was closed for two weeks and I couldn’t go for a week before that. I’d been dyyyyiiiing to do some crafty projects that I needed supplies for! We don’t really have a craft store here, so you make do with what you can find at the thrift store until you go off island. Here is a small anecdote to let you know just how much I wanted to go to the … Continue reading My Thursday “Shopping Spree”