Apple Cinnamon Muffin Recipe { with a Pecan Crunch Topping Recipe }

When most of us think about fall recipes, we either thing apple recipes or pumpkin recipes. For me, it tends to be both. I just can't think of anything related to fall without thinking of picking apples and carving pumpkins; especially in the Texas heat where fall doesn't really … [Read more...]

Simple Macaroni Salad Recipe { Picnic Recipe }

I have a serious love affair with summer aside from the Texas heat. That heat does make me want to hibernate inside with the a/c when temps reach three digits. Unfortunately, I have a life so that means things like family fishing trips, bbq's and more during those heats. When … [Read more...]

Corn Cob Jelly Recipe – Simple Small Batch Canning Recipes

If you've been a Six Dollar Family reader for any length of time, you'll probably have already figured out that I hate waste; especially food waste. We are such as wasteful society that I feel like we would all have lives with a much higher quality of life and more money in our … [Read more...]

Homemade Strawberries and Cream Oatmeal Recipe

`I love breakfast. It is my favorite meal of the day and usually it's because bacon. I absolutely adore bacon which is why my favorite recipe is my bacon, egg and cheese breakfast casserole recipe. Sometimes though, I don't necessarily want to spend an hour waiting on breakfast … [Read more...]

Inexpensive Family Meals – Easy Tuna Salad Sliders Recipe

I love inexpensive family meals and for meals that include meat, it doesn't get much more inexpensive than a meal made with tuna. Most of the time you can find canned tuna on sale for less than $0.75 per can which makes it an incredibly affordable way to feed your family. One of … [Read more...]

4th of July Recipes – Red White & Blue Rice Krispie Treat Cheesecake Recipe

If there are two things that I adore it's a Rice Krispie treat and a slice of good cheesecake. There's just something about the treats that send me back to my childhood and cheesecake? Well I think most women would agree with that one (or at least most of the ones that I know … [Read more...]

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...]