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Grocery Shopping – First Week of January 2018

Grocery Shopping – First Week of January 2018

One of my goals for the first quarter of 2018 is to spend no more than $350 on groceries each month. This does not include household supplies like paper towels, toilet paper, diapers, etc. Looking back on 2017, we spent an average of $388.85 per month on groceries. Not bad, huh? Well, these figures are deceiving. Although I budgeted and tracked spending in 2017, I was a sloppy accountant. We buy a lot of groceries at Sam’s Club and I…

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2017 Holiday Recipe Hits

2017 Holiday Recipe Hits

Here are six holiday recipes our family enjoyed this year. I will probably make a few of them at other times of the year, but the cookies are a little too dangerous to be let loose regularly… Big Bear’s Wife’s Hot Chocolate Cookies This first thing I did the day after Christmas was brave the crowds at Wal-Mart to get treat containers for 50-75 cents apiece. I did more baking this year than ever before and next year I want…

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