Basics · easy · gluten free · Party food · pickles · veggies · Yummy

Refrigerator Dill Pickles

Ancestry DNA emailed me a few weeks ago to alert me that their science has improved, and that I am now identified as Norwegian. It is extremely odd to me that I was told I was not Norwegian at all, and now I'm 12%. The margin of error is tremendous. But I'll take it! I… Continue reading Refrigerator Dill Pickles

comfort food · dinner · easy · mushrooms · pasta · quick · Sauces · vegetarian

Pasta with Veggie “Meat”balls

Last week, I wrote a whole blog post about how great I am at budgeting. Then I actually looked at my budget, and realized I'm a FRAUD. I went over my food budget by $30. Fuck. So that means this week I'm making due with what is leftover in my fridge, and desperately trying to… Continue reading Pasta with Veggie “Meat”balls

Chicken · dinner · easy · lunch · mushrooms · pasta · quick · Yummy

Budgeting and Chicken Mushroom Pasta

I was so good at adulting today. Seriously. I'm sticking to a budget. A fucking budget. Part of my new-found financial responsibility is not going to the grocery store every time I think of one thing I need. Because we all know what happens when you go to the store just to pick up mushrooms...… Continue reading Budgeting and Chicken Mushroom Pasta