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Affording Real Food: Bokros Family

By | June 23, 2010

Welcome to our last family to answer the “Real Food on a Budget” questions!  This is Maggie Bokros, mom to many.  You can find her blogging about their adventures at A Bokros Kind of Life.

1.       What does “real food” mean to your family?  

Affording Real Food: Thompson Family

By | June 16, 2010

elcome to Sarah Thompson, sharing with us today about how HER real food family sticks to a budget! 

John and Sarah Thompson live in coastal Maine with their two children, ages 4 and 5 months.  John is a timber frame carpenter specializing in traditionally-joined heavy timber construction.  He owns Garden Joinery, which designs and builds custom garden structures.  Their website is, and their blog is

Affording Real Food: Our Story

By | June 12, 2010

I figured I should answer the questions I’ve asked other families, too, so that you can see details about how it works in our house!

Affording Real Food: Stephanie’s Ebook

By | June 9, 2010

I recently got the opportunity to read and review “Real Food on a Real Budget,” by Stephanie Langford of Keeper of the Home.  It’s absolutely perfect because it fits right in with this month’s theme!  Truthfully although I was interested to read it just for its own sake, I also wondered how others do it and if she could teach me anything I didn’t know.  The book ended up being just excellent in so many ways!

Affording Real Food: Purdy Family

By | June 2, 2010

Today, meet the Purdy Family!  Jen, the mom, will be answering some questions about how THEY eat real food!  Here she is:


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