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Instant Pot Recipes You Can Prepare in Under 1 Hour!

Instant Pot Recipes You Can Prepare in Under 1 Hour!

Be it a normal day at home or a hectic day at work, after exhausting yourself all day, sometimes all one can think about is hearty, delicious comfort food being presented to them. But then, even for this fantasy, one is required to stand and […]

Summer Drinks that will Help You Beat the Heat!

Summer Drinks that will Help You Beat the Heat!

With summer coming in with full swing, the need for refreshing, icey drinks is real! The warm sunny days can leave one dehydrated and for this, we all need some summer sips that will not just quench our thirsts but will fully please our palettes […]

Spring Into Savings – April 2018 Meal Plan with Grocery List – 30 Days of Dinners for $248

Spring Into Savings – April 2018 Meal Plan with Grocery List – 30 Days of Dinners for $248

Happy Spring! Can you believe we’re already in April?  I’m really excited about April because I am due on April 10th, hopefully sooner if this little guy will cooperate with me!  Check out this baby bump! If you’re following on Facebook, or by e-mail I […]

5 Fuss-Free Ways to Create Great Art at Home

5 Fuss-Free Ways to Create Great Art at Home

Let’s face it. Not everyone can afford a Da Vinci or a Matisse, or even a painting from a budding artist, for that matter because art is expensive. For those with artistic abilities and some sense of crafting, this is not a big deal because […]

5 Reasons You Should Get an Instant Pot

5 Reasons You Should Get an Instant Pot

Think about it- a lavish three-course meal sitting at your table as you come home after a tiring day. Who won’t like it? But unfortunately, painting this dream in real life requires time, patience and loads of effort. However, this doesn’t mean you can never […]

Baked5280 Review

Baked5280 Review

I love supporting small businesses, and when I came across Baked5280 on Alignable, I knew that I had to contact them right away!  After a few messages back and forth, Zach and Samantha delivered some muffins, right to my door in exchange for my review. […]

Eating Well In The New Year – Gourmet On A Dime

Eating Well In The New Year – Gourmet On A Dime

Chances are you, along with millions of other people, have ambitious plans for the New Year:  Save money, eat better, hit the gym, lose weight. Unless you’ve been on top of your planning and preparation for the New Year, you’re as likely to attain and […]

January 2018 – Free Monthly Meal Plan – Quick and Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes with Printable Grocery List

January 2018 – Free Monthly Meal Plan – Quick and Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes with Printable Grocery List

Can you believe 2017 is already over?  I feel like I was just getting home from Florida, with my beautiful tan!   This month’s menu is really great, and includes a lot of healthy, budget friendly meals to start off the New Year. Grand total […]

What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes are one of my favorite parts of Thanksgiving dinner.  Especially when they are smothered with turkey gravy!  But what do you do with the leftover mashed potatoes when you’ve already had your leftover Thanksgiving dinner?  Cheesy Mashed Potato Pancakes! My pregnant self was […]

Apple Cider Sangria

Apple Cider Sangria

Apple Cider Sangria is the perfect addition to any Thanksgiving dinner! I always tend to forget about making fun drinks during the holidays, and usually just resort to wine and beer.  And while wine and beer definitely work, it’s not very festive.  At our Friendsgiving […]

Thanksgiving Tip:  Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Thanksgiving Tip: Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

Oven and stove space can be hard to find on Thanksgiving, and that can be extremely frustrating.  By planning ahead and preparing, not only will you save time on Thanksgiving Day, but there will be one less pot to worry about keeping warm and then […]

Thanksgiving Turkey Veggie Tray

Thanksgiving Turkey Veggie Tray

All of the kids loved how cute this Turkey Veggie Tray was at Friendsgiving! For some reason, I always forget a veggie tray, so this year, I made sure it was part of my menu.  I didn’t just want to serve a simple veggie tray, […]

What To Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers

What To Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers

There is so much that you can do with Thanksgiving Leftovers; Turkey Soup, Stuffing Waffles, Turkey Sandwiches.  Making something else with leftovers is easy, but figuring out ho to send guests home with leftovers can be frustrating. How do you send leftovers home?  For us, […]

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

We always like to change it up with stuffing, or dressing if your prefer varieties at Thanksgiving, but I think know this one is a keeper.  It’s moist on the inside, and a little crispy on top.  To my family, it’s the perfect stuffing.  For […]

Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower

Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower

Roasted Buffalo Cauliflower was the biggest hit at our Friendsgiving dinner.  Even the people who say “I don’t like cauliflower” were finding themselves going back for more and more.  Now I know to make a double batch next time.  I get to have Thanksgiving twice […]

Thanksgiving Planner – Get A Head Start on Thanksgiving Now with FREE Printables!

Thanksgiving Planner – Get A Head Start on Thanksgiving Now with FREE Printables!

Happy Thanksgiving!  Thanksgiving is one of my favorite months!  We always celebrate early with a Friendsgiving dinner with our family friends, and again a second time, just the three of us on Thanksgiving Day.  Most of the time, our second Thanksgiving is just appetizers while […]