Month: April 2011

Dinner With My Family #12: Slow Cooker Jamaican Red Bean Stew

Jamaican Red Bean Stew Kevin wrote in this week asking me if I could show some meals that utilized a slow cooker, as he’d love to cook more inexpensive and healthy dishes at home but he’s often strapped for time in the evenings. I’m happy to oblige. One of our favorite slow cooker recipes is …

Categories: Frugality, Meals

Routinely Missing Personal Goals

Amy writes in: I have no problem setting goals for myself. I follow the steps you suggest: make them realistic, make them numerical so I can keep track of them, write them down, and so on. The problem is that when I come up with a plan to reach them, that plan completely falls apart …

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