My Menu This Week 2/12

This week we are eating almost 100% from the freezer and pantry in order to save money so we can get take-out pizza on Valentine’s Day! My Menu This Week 2/12: Monday: Hamburger steak topped with mushrooms […]

My menu this week 1/28

This week we will be eating A LOT of ham!  I am using one from the freezer, but you can grab a great deal on ham this week at Martin’s if you want to eat […]

My menu for the week 12/11

Doing something different this week! Along with my weekly menu, I’m including a little more about how the meals I choose help keep my family within in our $65 / week grocery budget. This past […]

My Menu for the Week 12/4

I had a nice “no cooking” break with Thanksgiving last week, plus a few meals we ate out.  This week it’s back to reality though! Here’s what we’ll be eating! Monday: Baked Chicken Quarters (from […]

My menu this week

This week is finally a slower week! It looks like we should be able to eat just about every meal at a normal time as a family!  Several of my meals take advantage of grocery […]

How to perfectly peel an egg

Do you struggle with peeling hard-boiled eggs? I think I have finally figured out how to perfectly peel an egg without removing big chunks off egg! I must not be alone in this struggle because […]

Easy Baked Chicken and Veggies

Dinner doesn’t have to be complicated.  This recipe is probably one of the simplest things I cook.  There are hardly any dishes to wash- All it involves is 1 oven-safe skillet, a cutting board, a […]

Bacon & Veggie Pasta

Anything with Bacon is automatically yummy right? What makes this dish even better is that it is cheap, easy, kids love it and it’s a great way to use up all those random, almost empty […]

Sideline Suppers

Are you a busy family in the evenings?? If so, I have a game-changing idea for you: Sideline suppers! For many people, when the kids are involved in after-school activities it means fast food dinners […]

Creamy Italian Pork Crock Pot dinner

This week’s CrockPot challenge went WAY better than last week!  We definitely created a yummy, cheap, easy, kid-friendly recipe!  My picky eater actually said, “I could eat this all day”.  I wish I could have videotaped him! Here’s […]