Bacon Cheddar Mashed Potatoes Recipe

I love potatoes. I know they're not exactly the best for me since I am diabetic, but that doesn't stop my love of them. Part of the reason for my love of potatoes is how versatile they are. They're great as a side dish recipe or they can be used in your favorite breakfast recipe … [Read more...]

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...]

Avocado Ranch Salad Dressing Recipe

If there is one thing I have learned in the 8 years I've lived in Texas, it is the power of the avocado. Growing up, they simply weren't a fruit my parents bought at the store so believe it or not, I was in my thirties before I ever tasted one. Yes. Avocado is a fruit. Yes, it is … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]