Beware Online Shopping


Usually shopping online is risk-free, using Amazon and eBay. But lately, there are a few unscrupulous vendors that slightly misrepresent their product enough they are legal. I'm usually a savvy shopper but this shows the best of us can be taken advantage of. Of course, the big boys, amazon and ebay completely shut themselves off … Continue reading Beware Online Shopping

November Update for gofundme Cookbook


  Here we are, over a month into the fundraiser for "The Ultimate Simple Healthy Fresh Cookbook" and so far 13 friends have been generous enough to dig deep to bring the total so far to $445! What is it? The "Simple, Healthy, Fresh" cookbook series and way of life are about low-carb, low-sodium cooking, nothing … Continue reading November Update for gofundme Cookbook

Monday Book Review: The New Parent’s Magazine Family Cookbook


http://www.amazon.com/The-Parents-magazine-family-cookbook/dp/B0007EV38C/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1353343204&sr=8-1&keywords=the+new+parent%27s+magazine+family+cookbook Hopefully you can read the author's preface in this picture, as Amazon didn't have one in their description, nor could I find one online, so I had to take a picture for you.   This edition is from 1963 and reads as such. It comes from a time when a parent (usually the Mother) could … Continue reading Monday Book Review: The New Parent’s Magazine Family Cookbook

Monday Book Review: Double Review!


http://www.amazon.com/Feed-Family-More-Month-ebook/dp/B00710A0V6/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1350319267&sr=1-1&keywords=how+to+feed+a+family+of+4+or+more+for+less+than+%24200+a+month Small booklet, 52 pages, of the author's personal account of her family's poverty and feeding them for $200 per month. More of a diary/account of how bad her family had life. Gives generic advice, not much new.   http://www.amazon.com/Joyful-Shopping-Cooking-Frugally-ebook/dp/B0077H7NNQ/ref=pd_sim_kstore_2 Another personal account of poverty and feeding a family of seven for $200/month or so, … Continue reading Monday Book Review: Double Review!