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Social Eating Monday Mission for Memorial Day & Two Big Announcements (or 3 or 4 or 5)

May 26th, 2014 · 33 Comments · Monday Missions, Tips

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to make “better than horrible” choices at social gatherings today (this week, this summer, whatever). When you’re out to eat, at a family get-together, a potluck, a neighborhood party, and end-of-the-year celebration at school…you’ll likely be inundated with a plethora of foods, most of them absolutely terrible […]

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Healthy School Christmas Party = No Sugar for Kids? You Bet!

December 5th, 2013 · 10 Comments · Do It Yourself, Special Situations

It means a lot to my kids when I volunteer in their classrooms, and as a former teacher myself, I know it’s a great help to have extra adults coming in to help. I do really enjoy being back in the midst of the chaos, but I have a sneaky ulterior motive for signing up […]

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Eat Well, Spend Less While You Entertain Guests

May 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Frugality

Happy Memorial Day! There’s no Monday Mission today, as I hope you are enjoying time off and time with family. If you’re looking forward to a delightful summer of entertaining and spending time with people you enjoy, the Eat Well, Spend Less team has some ideas for how to do it frugally with real food. […]

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How to Feed 25 People Real Food & Not Lose Your Mind {Eat Well, Spend Less}

May 22nd, 2013 · 27 Comments · Special Situations

My husband really wanted us to go with pizzas for my son’s First Communion party, especially once we branched out from immediate family and invited some extra uncles and cousins, but I promised him I’d plan real food well and make it an unstressful day. If you’re reading into that and assuming that I’m usually […]

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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.

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