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Readers’ Best Meal Planning Tips

March 12th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Tips

If I didn’t meal plan at least a little, I think we’d survive on eggs. And maybe yogurt. And that’s it. Meal planning is vital for me to be able to use what I’ve purchased, thaw meat on time, vary our recipes, do day-before prep like soaking dry beans, and even get up the gumption […]

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Rock Star Tips for Baby Steps to Real Food {VIDEO}

January 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Tips, Videos

From husbands to Kroger chicken, from Spain to Grand Rapids, Michigan, I had a delightful conversation with three other real food bloggers Monday night – and you’re invited to soak up our wisdom (and silliness). Kelly of Kelly the Kitchen Kop, Diana from My Humble Kitchen and Kate of Modern Alternative Mama joined me on […]

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Monday Mission: Learn a Recipe by Heart

November 4th, 2013 · 9 Comments · Monday Missions

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to learn a recipe by heart (or a new one). Impact Ratings: Level of Commitment: Baby Steps It’s so exhilarating and freeing to be able to walk into the kitchen, NOT worry about searching for a recipe and jump right in. I’m at this weird point where […]

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5 Ways to Pack a Fancy Dish Without Using Plastic Wrap

December 13th, 2012 · 24 Comments · Green Living

I’m so green, it bugs me when people get new plastic wrap to take a dish home when they already brought it covered in something that they had to throw away. I’m the type to carefully lay the plastic wrap in a hidden location, food side up, and make certain the same piece gets back […]

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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.