Frugal and Filling Meals

Are you having more and more trouble making ends meet? You’ve got to save money somewhere, right? As grocery prices continue to rise, more and more families are feeling that pinch and needing to scale back on their food budgets. What used to cost me $80 is now running over $130 so I have begun […]

Tastiest Steak Recipes

One of my favorite ways to treat myself when I’m dieting is to eat highly satisfying foods like steak and shrimp. Not only is steak one of the most tender, juicy and flavorful dishes around; but it’s also great source of protein and other nutrients such as iron. Steak and other red meats have also […]

Make Your Own Candy Hearts For Valentine’s Day

These are so easy and SO Delicious!  Make some this weekend, just in time for Valentine’s Day Ingredients/materials- Wilton plastic heart candy mold Light pink, white and light Cocoa Wilton candy melts Valentine sprinkles Decorating bags Directions- 1. In three separate small microwave safe container’s, melt 1/2 cup of each color candy melt on 50 […]

Thin Mint Brownie Recipe

Thin Mint Brownie Recipe

It’s that time of year again! Girl Scout Cookie Time!! One of my favorite things about Girl Scout Cookie Time is definitely the Thin Mint Cookies. I love to pop a bag of them in the freezer and eat them frozen. So delish! For this recipe, I decided to pair TWO of my favorite things, […]

Loaded Pizza Pasta Bake Recipe

This Loaded Pizza Pasta Bake is not only easy but it’s delicious, affordable and very filling. No matter the size of your family, pasta dishes always have a great way of ensuring that no-one walks away hungry and this one certainly doesn’t disappoint. It’s a family favorite that is made with a flavorful pasta sauce […]

Mouthwatering Meatball Recipes

As the cooler months kick into high gear, I find myself doing more in the kitchen and wanting to experiment with new recipes. One of my favorite things to do is try new meatball recipes. Let’s face it, meatballs are tasty but they are also super simple to prepare and everyone(kids included) LOVES them. We […]

15 Tasty Twists on Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes have been a longtime family favorite in my household. Maybe it’s a midwestern thing, but this Indiana momma loves how easy they are to make and my Florida born kids absolutely love them. Every week I buy several pounds of ground beef and I cook up burgers with 1 1/2 pounds and then […]

5 Things Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Although we all need to eat, it is fair to say that not all of us are or can be master chefs. This is fine, but if we want to feed ourselves well, then there are a few recipes that we should all know how to cook so we can stay healthy, impress our friends […]

Bottle Rocket Brownie Bites ~ Patriotic Treat for the 4th

I love making new treats for the kidddos to try and with the 4th coming up I wanted to make some brownies with my new Pampered Chef Brownie Bites pan. We love the Bottle Rockets Popsicles, so I thought it would be fun to make something similar but using brownies. Step 1: Prepare boxed brownie […]

Street Corn Inspired Recipes

Top your Taco Tuesday off right with one of the Street Corn Inspired Recipes.   My kids love Mexican food so this was a fun post to work on.  They kept saying “I want that!”, “That one mommy!”  Needless to say they are desperately waiting on me to try some of them.   They all look so […]

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