Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

There is NOTHING more comforting to me than Chicken Noodle Soup on a cold day or when I'm not feeling well. That's why I adore this one. It's so SO good and SO easy to make and it frequently finds its way into our menu plan at least a couple times a month. This one here is an … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Cookie Fruit & Nut Bars – Perfect for School Lunches & After School snacks!

  Yum! I love a warm oatmeal cookie any day of the week, but sometimes you just want to change it up. Right? That's where these oatmeal cookie fruit & nut bars come into play! They're great for an after school snack, perfect for taking on the road and they'll help slay a … [Read more...]

Thick & Creamy White Chicken Chili

  It's cold outside! Well at least for most of the country it is That means it's the perfect time to pull out all of our soup, stews, and chili recipes. Can't you already smell them on the stove? I sure can! When you've got a growing family to feed, dinner should be simple, … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Chicken Salad Wraps

Yum! Chicken Salad is great for lunch but sometimes? I get bored with the same old humdrum of a chicken salad sandwich and look for new ways to keep my favorites in my menu. This recipe combines a recipe for chicken salad with tortilla wraps to serve this delicious sandwich in a … [Read more...]

42 Homemade Items You’ll Never Buy Again!

      When I'm looking to cut expenses, one of the things that I love to do is to take a look at what I can stop buying and make myself. It's actually dual purpose since homemade products typically taste better or work better than most of the commercial products … [Read more...]

How To Dehydrate & Preserve Fresh Mushrooms

  So the other day when I did my January grocery trip, I managed to find a really decent deal on fresh button mushrooms. They were marked down to just .99¢ each which in my experience, is a fairly decent deal. Enough of a deal for me to grab them.     As you … [Read more...]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole – Quick, Easy, Tasty and Kid Friendly Dinner Idea!

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole Recipe Hungry? I am and I'm thinking I need to have this right now! This Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole recipe is perfect for a hungry household! It's filling, quick to make, budget friendly and freezes well too! What more could you ask for in a meal? … [Read more...]

Cheesy-Peasy Breakfast Pizza Recipe!

When I lived in Iowa for a time, we had a frozen pizza brand available to us that had an awesome breakfast pizza option. Now, I'm not one for frozen pizzas most of the time since I prefer my own, however this one? Holy smokes it was good! So over the years since I moved from … [Read more...]

2 Ingredient Heavy Cream Substitute Recipe

  Picture this. I'm standing in my kitchen, about to make my Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Alfredo for dinner. I reach into my fridge to grab the heavy cream needed and much to my un-surprise I find that I'm out of heavy cream. That shouldn't surprise me though since I rarely … [Read more...]

Easy One Pot Pizza Pasta – Quick Budget Dinner Idea!

  As a working mom, I am always on the hunt for quick and easy recipes that 1. don't cost half of my grocery budget to make 2. that everyone in the house will eat and 3. that won't make a huge mess for me or whoever is doing dishes that night to clean up. That's why I love … [Read more...]