What we ate: January 2015

I started a new tradition at Budget for Health by sharing recipes I made and loved. This is my 3rd month of sharing (See what we ate in December) and it’s been a fun post to write. It’s also a form of accountability because I want to lead by example when […] Continue Reading…

Healthy New Year Resolution Tips + KIND bar giveaway!

Month one of twelve has come to an end for 2015.
How are you doing on your new year resolutions?

I just shared my goals for 2015 and while I didn’t make a specific nutrition goal for myself I am always pursuing two goals on a daily basis:

1. Eating real food (no […] Continue Reading…

Budget Review: October – December 2014

Another quarterly budget review means 3-months closer to reaching goals! I’m all about telling our money what to do and not letting ourselves be slaves to it. Here’s a run down of how our money was allocated over the past three months:

Budget Review: October – December 2014 (actual spending)

What happened […] Continue Reading…

Baby cost for year one: $2,230

Our total baby cost for Nora’s first year is $2,230. In 2010 the average middle-class family spent $12,000 on child-related expenses in their baby’s first year of life. When I entered our information into the the USDA calculator, the estimate for our first child was $15,000 for the first year! […] Continue Reading…

What we ate: December 2014

I started a new tradition at Budget for Health by sharing recipes I made and loved. This is my 3rd month of sharing (See what we ate in November!) and it’s been a fun post to write. It’s also a form of accountability because I want to lead by example […] Continue Reading…