Budget Bytes


Budget Bytes Android App Screen Shots

The Android App is Here!!

I thought I was excited when the Budget Bytes iOS app was released, but I think I’m even more excited to announce that the Budget Bytes Android app is FINALLY HERE! The wonderful team at Sidechef...

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The Budget Bytes App is Here!

Okay guys, it’s the day we’ve all been waiting for! The Budget Bytes app is NOW AVAILABLE for iOS in the Apple store!! I’m so completely excited that I don’t think I can contain myself! Luckily,...

September Challenge 2015

September Challenge 2015

How did September get here so quickly?? For the past month I’ve been trying to decide if I was going to attempt last year’s SNAP Challenge again this year. It was a tough decision...


SNAP Challenge: Final Thoughts

I want to do a final wrap up of my experience with the SNAP Challenge to record my overall thoughts and impressions. I learned so much, not only from doing the challenge myself, but from...

SNAP Challenge Week 4 Receipts

SNAP Challenge: Week 4 Summary

Last week was one of the most chaotic/stressful/exciting/exhausting weeks of my life and it was also the final week of my SNAP challenge. Going into the week I really wasn’t sure I’d be able...

SNAP Challenge Week 3 Receipts

SNAP Challenge: Week 3 Summary

It’s funny how three days into this challenge I couldn’t wait for it to be over, but now that I’ve completed three weeks I feel totally in the groove and like I could possibly...

SNAP Challenge Week 2 Receipt

SNAP Challenge: Week 2 Summary

For the entire month of September, I’ll be participating in the SNAP Challenge and attempting to eat on $4.50 per day. Read more here. Oh what a difference a week can make! I can...

SNAP Challenge Week 1 Receipts

SNAP Challenge: Week 1 Summary

Wow, one week of the SNAP Challenge is over and I can’t believe how many thoughts I’ve had so far. I could write a ten page paper on my feelings, experiences, and observations already…...

Feeding America

Feeding America SNAP Challenge

I can’t believe it’s September already! I’ve been planning to take the SNAP Challenge for months now, and today, September 1st, is day one. What is the SNAP Challenge? The SNAP Challenge is a...

Peach Salsa

Party Food Round Up, 2010

Okay, New Years Eve is just a couple of days away and if you’re having a big party then you probably have your menu all planned out… BUT I thought I’d round up some...



Here are some of my most frequently asked questions… because checking here might be faster than waiting for an email response ;)