Author Archives: Kate

Sausage-Spinach Orzo

I love this dish because it is super-fast, very easy, stretches your meat, and has lots of good green vegetables.  Also it’s really delicious! Ingredients: 6 ounces orzo (about 1 cup) 1/2 pound Italian sausage (casings removed if using links) … Continue reading

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Shopping Strategy: What Small Families Can Buy at Costco

For my birthday last year, my parents gave us a Costco membership.  As a family of just two, I wasn’t sure we would get much benefit from it, but we’ve already renewed the membership because of a few things we’ve … Continue reading

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Chest Freezer Organization

We just bought a new chest freezer at Costco in preparation for the side of beef that will arrive later this fall.  (Yes, this is our awesome basement with a red floor. It’s an old house and the basement is where … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: A Side of Beef!

We’re finally biting the bullet and buying a side of beef! This is something I’ve dreamed of doing basically since college and now that we’re in our own house, this was the right time.  I’m going to sell a little … Continue reading

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