Southwest Chicken Mashed Potatoes #KraftHolidaySavings

Southwest Chicken Mashed Potatoes. Quick and easy weeknight meal.

You know how your first day back home from vacation is? The avalanche of laundry and hollow refrigerator that greet you upon your arrival make you wonder if it was even worth it. You know it was, but the family is hungry and you’ll be darned if you eat at a drive through again after […]

Gluten Free Dairy Free Weekly Meal Plan

Gluten free Dairy Free Weekly Menu. Feed a family of four for under $100!

This Gluten Free Dairy Free Weekly Meal Plan will feed a family of 2 adults and 2 children for $100. No couponing required! You’ll also get to use your slow cooker several times to make things easier. During the moving process we’ve slipped into survival mode and have spend way too much time at the […]

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings

Freezer to Slow Cooker Sweet And Sour Chicken Wings

It doesn’t get much easier than these Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings. Hubs is usually not a fan of whatever comes out of the slow cooker, but these got his attention. 5.0 from 6 reviews Print Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings Author: Jenn Prep time:  2 mins Cook time:  6 hours Total […]

Chuck Eye Steak Recipe- The Poor Man’s Ribeye

Chuck Eye Steak nicknamed "the poor man's ribeye" tastes just as delicious when prepared properly and for a fraction of the cost!

Chuck Eye Steak Recipe Recently, I discovered chuck-eye steak and life will never be the same. Cheapskate that I am, my family eats pretty much whatever goes on manager markdown at our local grocer. I’d never heard of chuck-eye steak but the price was right so I bought it anyway and relied on the internet […]

Gluten-Free Fried Okra

Gluten free fried okra recipe

Until the last year or so, I’ve had great freedom with cooking ingredients. Reading blogs by moms whose family’s diet had to be gluten, dairy, MSG, nut, additive, soy, egg, and/or meat-free made me wonder what on earth people with allergies could eat. Thankfully I didn’t have to worry about it. A box of Hamburger […]

Loaded Pull Apart Bread Game Day Recipe

Loaded Pull Apart Bread for Game Day

Football season is here (Roll Tide) and that means it’s time to serve and enjoy yummy game day recipes. We kicked off the season with a game day party at my parents’ house. I was way more into the food than the game (Shhhhh.) Enjoy this game day recipe for Loaded Pull Apart Bread at […]

Five Ingredient Fruit Cobbler

5 Ingredient Fruit Cobbler

This five ingredient fruit cobbler might better be dubbed “pantry cobbler” since you likely have all the ingredients on hand. Make blackberry cobbler in the summer with fresh fruit or peach cobbler in the winter with canned fruit. Since we have blackberry bushes I usually make blackberry cobbler using this recipe. Mom made peach cobbler […]

Summer Squash Croquettes with Strawberry Jalapeno Sauce

Summer Squash Croquettes with Strawberry Jalapeno Dip

This recipe started out with only two ingredients: summer squash and sheer laziness. Every Squash Croquette (or “fried squash ball”) recipe I could find required the squash to be cooked before forming into balls. I don’t know about you but frying anything is enough work for me without adding a step. Plus, Hubs has a serious […]

Zucchini Cake with Caramel Frosting

Zucchini Cake Recipe

Zucchini season is here! Do you have so much that you can’t even give enough of it away? Are you tired of baking zucchini bread? Try this zucchini cake recipe instead. It’s incredibly moist and will give you a creative outlet for all that summer squash. Zucchini Cake Recipe Ingredients: 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 […]

Sweet and Spicy Vegetable Marinade

Sweet and Spicy Vegetable Marinade

Here’s a quick and easy vegetable marinade that was a hit with my family. Hopefully it will have your family eating their veggies too. Sweet & Spicy Vegetable Marinade Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 3/4 cup Seasoned Rice Vinegar with Roasted Garlic 1 cup Olive Oil ¼ cup chives, diced 1 tsp  crushed red pepper 1 […]