The Cost of Canning

Here’s why making my own jams and pickled things hasn’t saved me a cent. Aside from an occasional jar of marmalade, I rarely think to buy jam for myself, so my work isn’t offsetting a regular expenditure.

My Last Hundred Bucks: Yoga Class, Mother’s Day Gift, and a Shower Curtain

$100! It is a lot of money, and yet, it is also not a lot of money at all. Where did your last hundred bucks go, Mary Phillips-Sandy?