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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 cook. In case you tend to have many lazy spells… Continue reading Instant Pot Recipes You Can Prepare in Under 1 Hour!

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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 am sure you've already seen the early access to the… Continue reading Spring Into Savings – April 2018 Meal Plan with Grocery List – 30 Days of Dinners for $248

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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 have success with these goals as you would be trying… Continue reading Eating Well In The New Year – Gourmet On A Dime

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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 of January's menu - $254! I’ve done the planning; all… Continue reading January 2018 – Free Monthly Meal Plan – Quick and Easy Kid-Friendly Recipes with Printable Grocery List

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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 Action Month in America.  Right now 1 in 6 kids are… Continue reading September 2017 Menu Plan | 30 Days of Dinners for $259

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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 when I was asked if I wanted a copy of… Continue reading Pierogi Casserole Recipe from My New Favorite Cookbook – Family Favorite Casserole Recipes!

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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.  Keep on reading to learn the basics about making homemade ice… Continue reading Ice Cream 101: Making Homemade Ice Cream is Easier Than You Think! Start With This Classic French Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

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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 here... and that means that I get out of the… Continue reading Your New Go-To Grilled Chicken | Grilled Lemon Chicken Greek Salad