Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo with Authentic Alfredo Sauce

If there is one thing I love, it is a plate of creamy chicken Alfredo made with an authentic Alfredo sauce recipe. No jarred sauce for this girl! Maybe it's just me but jarred Alfredo sauce tastes bland and often burnt no matter what you do to spice it up. Olive Garden is far too … [Read more...]

Applesauce Cake Bars with Buttercream Frosting Recipe

The other day, I picked up a bag of apples on clearance for around $2.00. The girls love them for snacks and I love having the cores and peels for homemade apple cider vinegar. With these apples though, I wanted to make one of my all time favorite apple recipes. I know that apple … [Read more...]

3-Step Chocolate Peanut Clusters Recipe

One of my favorite things to do each year during the holidays is to make my favorite Christmas candy recipes. Having yummy candy nearby is one of the hallmarks of Christmas for me. These 3-step Chocolate Peanut Clusters recipe is one of those candy recipes I make every single … [Read more...]

Perfect Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe

I originally come from a small town in South Central Ohio that is home each year to The Pumpkin Show. This yearly festival bring hundreds of thousands of people into town as it features pumpkin EVERYTHING that you could think of! Not only the typical pumpkin pies, but ice cream, … [Read more...]

Delicious Pumpkin Spice Recipes – Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies Recipe

I grew up in a small town in South Central Ohio where the pumpkin is king. Once a year, the downtown area transforms into a carnival that takes up the entire downtown. There, you can find everything pumpkin related; from a pumpkin pie that is 8 foot in diameter to pumpkin … [Read more...]

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...]

Homemade Apple Pie Recipe With a Homemade Pie Crust Recipe

If there is one thing aside from cooler temperatures that screams fall, it's finding and making an amazing homemade apple pie recipe. Actually, it's all apple recipes period, but there is simply something about a warm piece of apple pie topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream … [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...]

How to Can Carrots for Long Term Storage

Do you can your own foods? Canning seems to be an art-form that died off for a while, but recently, it appears to be going through a resurgence. Learning how to can your own foods can be intimidating and frankly, down right scary when you first begin. There's a lot of reasons for … [Read more...]