Budget-Friendly Menu, Featured Posts, Kid Approved Menu, Month of Meals, { Menu Plan }

July 2017 Menu Plan | 31 Days of Dinners for $245 with FREE Printable Grocery List

I’ve planned a really fun menu for July!  It has a lot of my favorite recipes as well as a few new ones, and it totaled up at only $245!  Get the full version of July’s menu with a weekly breakdown of the menu and grocery list with tip and tricks to make dinnertime flawless… Continue reading July 2017 Menu Plan | 31 Days of Dinners for $245 with FREE Printable Grocery List

Budget-Friendly Menu, Month of Meals, { Menu Plan }

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 this fun “Bow-Ba Fett Pasta”, or, every other day of… Continue reading May 2017 Menu Plan | $262 For 31 Days of Kid-Friendly Dinners

Budget-Friendly Menu, Month of Meals, { Menu Plan }

April’s Budget Menu Plan Will Put A “Spring” In Your Step! $231 for 30 Days of Dinners with Free Grocery Lists and Recipes

It's spring, and hopefully will stay that way!  Unless you live here in Colorado, then you're really not safe until June!  I love spring, the weather is warm, plants and flowers are starting to grow, the trees are flowering, and fresh produce is finally hitting the shelves at the grocery store - expect Florida, you… Continue reading April’s Budget Menu Plan Will Put A “Spring” In Your Step! $231 for 30 Days of Dinners with Free Grocery Lists and Recipes

30 minute meal easy kid-friendly recipe pierogi pierogies bacon onion caramelized onions frozen quick simple weeknight
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Pierogies have always been one of my favorite dinners.  Especially when they are cooked with sweet caramelized onions and bacon like in this easy 30 minute recipe. I wish that I had a good story about these pierogies, like they came from my great grandma who immigrated here from Poland, and it was her Mother's… Continue reading Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

tater tot casserole
60 Minute Meals, Beef, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes

Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

If my time working at the daycare taught me anything, it was this: 1.  Kids like casseroles and, 2.  Even the pickiest of eaters LOVE tater tots  Thus... Tater Tot Casserole. I was actually scared to death the first time I made this, just like when I made Beef Stroganoff for the first time, but… Continue reading Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

Budget Meals, Christmas, Holidays, How-To, Meal Planning 101, Recipes

Christmas Dinner For 8 For $51.69 Using Walmart Grocery To Go | How To Plan Christmas Dinner On A Budget | FREE Meal Planning Printables and Easy Christmas Dinner Recipes | Mom’s Bistro #ChristmasMadeEasy #WalmartGrocery

For a more recent Christmas menu, click here. I'm sure by now that planning for Christmas is already on your mind.  You've probably ordered your Christmas cards, made your gift list, put up the tree and have started planning for guests.  It seems like with all of the planning and budgeting for gifts, we often… Continue reading Christmas Dinner For 8 For $51.69 Using Walmart Grocery To Go | How To Plan Christmas Dinner On A Budget | FREE Meal Planning Printables and Easy Christmas Dinner Recipes | Mom’s Bistro #ChristmasMadeEasy #WalmartGrocery

Budget-Friendly Menu, Featured Posts, Kid Approved Menu, Month of Meals, { Menu Plan }

A Month of Kid-Friendly Dinners On A Budget | One Month Printable Meal Plan with Grocery List #whatsfordinner

Can you believe that it is already November?  November is my favorite month, I'm not a huge fan of the weather here in Colorado, but there is Thanksgiving!  This November, if you haven't signed up yet, enter your name and email address over on the side here --> and I'll send you daily Thanksgiving inspiration,… Continue reading A Month of Kid-Friendly Dinners On A Budget | One Month Printable Meal Plan with Grocery List #whatsfordinner

Budget Meals, Featured Posts, { Menu Plan }

Food Stamp Challenge 2014 – #SNAPChallenge

September is Hunger Action Month.  Like I do every year, myself, and my hubby Dr. Dale Zagiba along with our son, Anthony are participating in the Food Stamp (SNAP) Challenge to raise awareness for hunger in our community.  It is a part of our month long, Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope Food Drive for Hunger Action… Continue reading Food Stamp Challenge 2014 – #SNAPChallenge

Kid Approved Menu, { Menu Plan }

Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas

These recipes are my most-loved by the kids at my school.  There are a ton of opportunities to add more veggies to your kids diet in the meals that they love the most!  What is your kids favorite meal?   Want more kid-approved meals?  Scroll down for free printable kid-friendly one-month meal plans with a… Continue reading Ultimate Kid Approved Menu – Kid Friendly Meals – A Week of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snack Ideas

Featured Posts, { Menu Plan }

Budget Meal Plan – A Month of Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks) for $171.15

November already! Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu?  Subscribe to my blog (<--- right over there, on the left), and you’ll get an exclusive guide to Thanksgiving with recipes, menu plans for all different tastes, a game plan and a grocery list.  It’s everything that you’ll need to make your Thanksgiving completely stress free!… Continue reading Budget Meal Plan – A Month of Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks) for $171.15