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Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Back in Daytona, there is a little butcher shop/deli that sells Loaded Baked Potato Salad, and from the very first bite, I fell in love.  I mean, bacon, cheese and green onions… you really can’t go wrong.  Now, I serve Loaded Baked Potato Salad at BBQ’s […]

A Father’s Day Dessert The Kids Can Make | Dirt Cake Recipe

A Father’s Day Dessert The Kids Can Make | Dirt Cake Recipe

Dirt Cake is D.J.’s cake choice every year for his Birthday, and this year, we’re having it on Father’s Day as well!  Dirt Cake is super easy to make, and only uses a few ingredients that every kid loves!  I’ve even made this for Anthony’s […]

Grilled BBQ Pork Tenderloin with Peach BBQ Sauce

Grilled BBQ Pork Tenderloin with Peach BBQ Sauce

When I was writing my June Menu, D.J. was helping me think of new recipes, and when he mentioned pork tenderloin, I knew I had to add it to the menu.  BBQ Pork Tenderloin is super easy to make and takes no time at all […]

Celebrate Taco Tuesday with Muffin Tin Tacos

Celebrate Taco Tuesday with Muffin Tin Tacos

My boys LOVE tacos! Who am I kidding, I love tacos!  Everyone loves tacos, and Muffin Tin Tacos are a fun and exciting way to serve tacos – and they make a great appetizer! [muffin tin tacos] My Muffin Tin Tacos use the same recipe for […]

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 […]

June 2017 Budget Meal Plan with Printable Grocery List and Recipes | $245 for 30 Days of Dinners

June 2017 Budget Meal Plan with Printable Grocery List and Recipes | $245 for 30 Days of Dinners

Schoooooool’s out for summer!  Summer is FINALLY here, and I think, I hope that we’ve finally seen the last of the nasty weather here in Colorado!  I am really excited about June’s men, and can’t wait to share it with you.  June’s Menu has 30 […]

Happy Mother’s Day! Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa

Happy Mother’s Day! Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa

Grilled Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa is the perfect dinner for Mom this Mother’s Day!  There is something about this salmon that just seems so warm and comforting, and it’s full of love.  Summer is almost here… finally!  Get Dad out at the grill, and […]

Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera

Bow-Ba Fett Pasta! Or, commonly known as Pasta Primavera. I’m serving up this recipe from my May Menu on May 4th, which is Star Wars Day. May The 4th Be With You. Pasta Primavera is the perfect spring recipe. Last weekend, a huge snow storm […]

May 2017 Menu Plan | $262 For 31 Days of Kid-Friendly Dinners

May 2017 Menu Plan | $262 For 31 Days of Kid-Friendly Dinners

Happy May!  May’s Menu is loaded with spring inspired dinners that won’t break the bank.  I’ve also included a special Mother’s Day recipe for Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa that I am super excited to share!  And “May The 4th Be With You” with […]

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 at […]

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 […]

Cheesy Corn Bread Chili Pie

Cheesy Corn Bread Chili Pie

Cheesy Corn Bread Chili Pie is another recipe I was inspired by that I saw in a magazine.  The recipe is so simple to make and was a huge hit with the family! We usually always have corn bread when we have chili, and I had […]

30 Minute Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus

30 Minute Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus

Alright so my inspiration for this super simple Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus came from a book I was flipping through at work called “Sheet Trap Suppers.”  The recipe struck my eye because D.J. is always asking for chicken cutlets, and lately he’s been […]

20 Minute Cauliflower Fried Rice

20 Minute Cauliflower Fried Rice

Cauliflower Fried Rice couldn’t be easier, and takes almost no time to make!  So, if you’re looking for a quick and easy dinner, this recipe is for you!  Best of all, it’s super healthy! I’ve been on a huge cauliflower kick lately, and wanted to try […]

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 […]