Chicken and Sushi - Can You Stop Going Out to Eat for 30 Days?

Can You Stop Going Out to Eat for 30 Days?

One of the cornerstone pieces of Jenna and me paying off $73,000 of student loans in less than 4 years came from a single decision. We chose to trust Jesus when He asked us to stop going out to eat. It sounded crazy, radical, and downright impossible. But we said yes, and it’s been life changing. Eating Out vs. Cooking Family Dinners Eating out is easy, convenient, and much more efficient than cooking meals at home. There’s no preparation and no clean up. However, you’re paying for a service and […]

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Meal Prepping Guide to Save Money

A Beginner’s Guide to Meal Prepping

Last week I posted an article about how my family survives on $60 a week and it got a lot of great feedback and comments. Thank you for taking the time to read, make insightful comments, and share your stories of meal prepping! As a result, I wanted to follow up with exactly how we meal prep for the week, including practical advice on where to shop, recipes of easy, long lasting meals, and tips to make it easier and make your meals last longer! Where You Shop Matters One […]

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Debt Free Living Alaska Hike

Why We Stopped Going Out to Eat

I have been actively following Jesus for about six years, and Jenna for much longer. As followers of Jesus, we want to worship God with every part of our lives, including our finances and how we spend our money. We have found that when we say “yes” to what Jesus asks us to do, He does amazing things in our lives. One Decision Change Our Lives A few years ago, Jenna revealed to me that she felt Jesus telling her that she would be debt free in five years. I […]

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