Bacon, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Casserole Recipe

It's no secret around here that I adore bacon. Honestly I'm good to eat it anytime of the day, but the family; not so much. They prefer it at breakfast. They're heathens I tell you. Heathens! Not really, but if I want bacon, I have to come up with tasty goodies that are good for … [Read more...]

Casserole Recipes – Grown Up Tuna Noodle Casserole Recipe

Does anyone else remember the days of tuna noodle casserole being served for dinner? It was that famous blue box, a can of peas and a can of tuna. I don't know about you, but these days, my tastes are a bit more complicated. Aside from that, when I found out that I am sensitive … [Read more...]

Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

If you asked me what my favorite restaurant is, I'd tell you Olive Garden and that I absolutely adore a plate of Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo served up. What I don't love is the cost that eating out, especially at Olive Garden costs. So what is a frugal person to do? I could spend … [Read more...]

Instant Pot Mushroom Stroganoff Recipe {Pressure Cooker Recipe}

In case you haven't noticed, I like cheap family meals and easy recipes that aren't going to take me forever or break the bank. My favorite recipes, such as my Grown Up Tuna Noodle Casserole recipe or my Homemade Chicken Strips recipe, are all quick, easy, inexpensive and of … [Read more...]

Breakfast Recipes – Easy Banana Pancake Recipe

I don't know about you, but I'm not much good for the first hour or so after I wake up. It takes copious amounts of coffee and a bit of quiet for me to really get going. In other words, if I'm going to eat breakfast, I have to have easy breakfast recipes. Not some complicated … [Read more...]

Chicken Alfredo Lasagna + Homemade Alfredo Sauce Recipe

Mmmmm, hot and gooey cheese, mind-blowingly amazing Alfredo sauce, yummy lasagna noodles with a salad and garlic bread on the side. Sounds amazing, right? Yeah..admit it. You know that it does. I love lasagna. It's my absolute, all time favorite food. A good lasagna recipe can be … [Read more...]

Grown Up Grilled Cheese Recipe with Avocado and Tomato

What was your favorite meal when you were a kid? One of mine was grilled cheese and tomato soup. Like with my macaroni and cheese soup recipe, I needed a change as I got older. I needed something more filling and something more "adult" to my plain old grilled cheese recipe. I … [Read more...]

35 Instant Pot Side Dish and Soup Recipes

Oh my soul! Call me late to the party, but I just recently picked up an electric pressure cooker and holy smokes! Talk about making my life easier! Not only does it allow me to cook quicker, but it paved the way for Mr. Six Dollar to cook as well since he really doesn't have a … [Read more...]

Easy Fruit and Yogurt Bites Recipe

I work at a desk all day which means that most of the time I have a snack in front of me. It also means that if I'm not careful with what I'm snacking on, I could balloon to a much higher weight than I currently am so I have to watch to make sure that I'm only snacking on healthy … [Read more...]

My Favorite Peanut Butter Meringue Pie Recipe

One of my favorite memories as a kid are the holidays where we would visit my aunt and uncle's home. My aunt is a wonderful cook and each year she would make the most amazing peanut butter meringue pie that I still adore to this day. In fact, it is still one of my all-time … [Read more...]