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September 2017 Menu Plan | 30 Days of Dinners for $259

September 2017 Menu Plan | 30 Days of Dinners for $259

It’s never too late to start saving! September’s menu is one of my favorites in a long time.  It is full of family favorites, and some easy weeknight slow cooker meals to make mealtime flawless. Scroll down to see what’s on September’s menu. September is also Hunger […]

Pierogi Casserole Recipe from My New Favorite Cookbook – Family Favorite Casserole Recipes!

Pierogi Casserole Recipe from My New Favorite Cookbook – Family Favorite Casserole Recipes!

This recipe is a total hit!  If you’re a fan of pierogis, this is the casserole for you!  Potatoes, bacon, sharp cheddar cheese and caramelized onions are layered with lasagna noodles to make this easy to assemble Pierogi Casserole! I have a cookbook addiction, so […]

Ice Cream 101:  Making Homemade Ice Cream is Easier Than You Think!  Start With This Classic French Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Ice Cream 101: Making Homemade Ice Cream is Easier Than You Think! Start With This Classic French Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

French Vanilla Ice Cream is easy to make, and is the best ice cream you’ll have had all year!   There is something about ice cream that brings you back to your childhood, on a hot summer day, or the first time you made it yourself.  […]

Your New Go-To Grilled Chicken | Grilled Lemon Chicken Greek Salad

Your New Go-To Grilled Chicken | Grilled Lemon Chicken Greek Salad

This is honestly the BEST chicken marinate I have ever made.  The chicken is juicy and delicious, and will satisfy your pickiest of eaters! If you’re following my June Menu, this Grilled Lemon Chicken Greek Salad recipe is listed for June, 10. Grilling season is FINALLY […]

Just In Time For Mother’s Day!  prAna Spring 2017 Collection

Just In Time For Mother’s Day! prAna Spring 2017 Collection

  Spring is here, and that means Mother’s Day and soccer season!  So to celebrate, prAna has teamed up with Mile High Mama’s and myself offering readers an exclusive discount just in time for Mother’s Day! Finding something to wear that is comfortable and fashionable […]

April Menu Plan | 30 Days of Kid Friendly Dinners with Free Printable Grocery List and Recipes for $267 with Easter Dinner

April Menu Plan | 30 Days of Kid Friendly Dinners with Free Printable Grocery List and Recipes for $267 with Easter Dinner

Spring is finally here.. kinda.  I honestly think that there was/is going to be nicer weather in March than there is in April, but I’m not here to talk about the weather, I’m here to talk about menu planning and saving money! April’s Menu has […]

bd’s Mongolian Grill Is The Perfect Spot For a Fun Family Dinner (or Lunch)!

bd’s Mongolian Grill Is The Perfect Spot For a Fun Family Dinner (or Lunch)!

If you’re looking for a fun-filled night with your family that one, won’t break the bank and two, a place filled with kid-friendly choices then look for your local bd’s Mongolian Grill, and enjoy one of the best family night’s you’ve had in a long […]

March 2017 Menu – 31 Days of Budget Friendly Dinners with Free Printable Menu, Grocery Lists and Recipes

March 2017 Menu – 31 Days of Budget Friendly Dinners with Free Printable Menu, Grocery Lists and Recipes

March means that spring is almost here, and it means my birthday is almost here too!  Yay!   March’s Menu has a lot of great kid-friendly recipes that are easy to make.  It also includes a St. Patrick’s Day class, Corned Beef and Cabbage and […]

2017 Printable Weekly Planner

2017 Printable Weekly Planner

Stay organized in 2017! This printable planner has everything you need to keep track of your finances, menu planning and chores. The home planner kit includes plenty of pages for home organization such as cleaning, chores, debt tracking, bill pay, savings tracking and much more. These […]

Give The Gift That Gives Back this Holiday Season | Save with prAna

Give The Gift That Gives Back this Holiday Season | Save with prAna

  Living in Colorado has brought a lot of change in my life, and my growing love of the outdoors is one of the major changes since living here.  There are just so many places to see, and so many things to do, and prAna […]

Turkey 101:  How To Brine A Turkey

Turkey 101: How To Brine A Turkey

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and if you’re thinking of brining a turkey this year, follow these tips for a moist, flavorful bird! Brining a turkey is extremely easy, it has a basic ratio of water to salt and sugar that you can […]

Make It All About YOU with Bear Naked Custom Granola

Make It All About YOU with Bear Naked Custom Granola

Well it has finally snowed in Colorado!  My Facebook memories reminded me that it snowed this day last year too!  It finally feels like Thanksgiving, and well, Christmas are just around the corner.  With the season, comes all of the flavors with it, and one […]

35 Minute One-Pan Chicken and Gravy

35 Minute One-Pan Chicken and Gravy

One-Pan Chicken and Gravy is a quick and easy comfort food that you can whip up on a weeknight! Since fall as hit, I’ve been craving anything with gravy, and while I am here preparing for Thanksgiving, and making all sorts of fun sides, I […]

October 2016 Budget Menu Plan – 31 Days of Dinners for $247 with Grocery List

October 2016 Budget Menu Plan – 31 Days of Dinners for $247 with Grocery List

October’s menu is filled with fun fall favorites and a fun, quick and easy recipe for Halloween night! Only $247 for a month filled with fun, new recipes and a special halloween Night dinner.  I like to shop around what is in season.  Not only […]

Pokemon To Go!  Pack Your Kiddos Fresh Fruit In A Poke Ball!

Pokemon To Go! Pack Your Kiddos Fresh Fruit In A Poke Ball!

Gotta catch ’em all!  Pokemon!  Got some Pokemon fans at home?  Send these Poke Balls to school in your kids lunch! Anthony has been absolutely swept up in Pokemon!  We have been playing Pokemon Go, Pokemon at home, it’s Pokemon everything right now!  He even […]

What You Need to Know About the General Mills Flour Recall

What You Need to Know About the General Mills Flour Recall

What You Need to Know About the General Mills Flour Recall It seems like moms just can’t let their guard down for a second these days. Even something as innocent as cooking banana bread can be a health concern. That is, if you used General […]