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Organize Your Leftovers with Mighty Nest {GIVEAWAY}

October 31st, 2012 · 13 Comments · What to Buy

As we’ve been working our way through Organizing in October, one area I have not tackled is the ubiquitous "plastics cupboard." It seems everyone has one, and they’re usually infamous for being a tumbling pile of mismatched lids and containers,  hopeless in organization. My excuse for not tackling the plastics cupboard is named John: He’s […]

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5 Crazy Ways I Save on Kitchen Prep Time {so we can Eat Well, Spend Less}

October 17th, 2012 · 47 Comments · KS lifestyle

I just got yesterday’s oatmeal going on the stove. No, we haven’t been waiting for breakfast for 24 hours – two-day oatmeal is one of the "shoddy shortcuts" I take every week in an attempt to save a few minutes in the kitchen. Believe me, I spend enough time there already. "Mommy, play with me!" […]

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7 Ways to Avoid Using Plastic Wrap

March 6th, 2012 · 13 Comments · Green Living

That’s my fridge. It’s pretty full (that’s normal). Yes, that’s a lot of eggs (sometimes there’s more). I took this photo because I thought it was starting to look like "Pyrex world" in there. You have glass storage containers in your house, right? They should pay me for a commercial here, seriously. You’re actually supposed […]

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Less Waste at Lunch with My Little Green Shop{GIVEAWAY} – CLOSED

September 30th, 2011 · 3 Comments · What to Buy

I feel guilty nowadays if I use a plastic baggie to pack a lunch. At the very least, I try to make sure it gets used multiple times, as I detailed in this green lunch packing post. I’ve had a handful of different reusable sandwich bags since last year, and they’ve gotten a TON of […]

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Welcome!  Meet Katie.

I embrace butter. I make homemade yogurt. I eat traditional real food – plants and animals that God created, not products of plants where food scientists work. Here at Kitchen Stewardship, I share how I strive to be a good steward of my family's nutrition, the environment, and our budget, all without spending every second in the kitchen. Learn more about the mission of KS here.