Vegan Life | What I Eat In A Day

vegan vegetable fritters

It’s been a little over a month since we’ve made the switch to a plant-based diet and if I’ve learned nothing else, I’ve learned that you have to get very creative. Veggies will always be veggies but when you learn that you can cook a potato at least five different ways and that raw cashews can make “cheese”, life gets a whole lot more interesting. For me, this journey has been so much fun and I would love to share it with you so you […]

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How I Cut My Grocery Bill In Half

In adult life, groceries usually take up a pretty nice chunk of our monthly budgets. Once we grab the snacks the Mr. likes, the new juice boxes the kids like and that expensive lunchmeat from the deli, somehow we rack up almost $300 in groceries that never seem to last as long as we’d hoped. As you guys know, Nathan and I have been aggressively attacking our debt and we’re always revisiting our budget to see if there’s any place that we can cut back […]

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Catching up with the Colvins: Healthier Eating

Catching Up With the Colvins

As a family, Nathan and I have always tried to eat pretty healthy but recently we’ve decided to kick it up a notch.  We were sitting in church one Sunday and our guest speaker was speaking about Daniel and how his lifestyle is an awesome example of Christian living . The thing that resonated with me the most was his diet. See, Daniel, like most Jews of that time, was a good steward over his body and he was extremely particular about what he ate.  […]

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