Holidays, Meal Planning 101, { Menu Plan }

Free One Week Meal Plan with Grocery List and Recipes with BONUS Kitchen Inventory Printable

We've been trying to pinch pennies around here, and a great way to save money is to cut back on groceries.  Instead of going grocery shopping this week, I am using up the groceries that I already have in my fridge, freezer and pantry and have created this fantastic Free One Week Meal Plan that includes Breakfast,… Continue reading Free One Week Meal Plan with Grocery List and Recipes with BONUS Kitchen Inventory Printable

Beverages, Blog

Calling All Moms! Turn Your Kitchen Into A Gourmet Coffee Shop

Turning Your Kitchen Into a Gourmet Coffee Shop Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world, and it’s been that way for hundreds of years. We love it so much in the U.S., Americans drink more coffee than tea, juice, and soda combined. But it can also be an expensive habit if… Continue reading Calling All Moms! Turn Your Kitchen Into A Gourmet Coffee Shop

Blog, Gourmet On A Time

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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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

Appetizers, Basics, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Recipes

You Already Have Everything You Need To Make These Easy Potato Skins

Tomorrow is Super Bowl Sunday, and the first thing on all of our minds is the food!  Potato Skins are a classic appetizer and are super easy to make.  Best of all you can start your prep tonight, leaving more time for football tomorrow! I really don't think that a dessert can get easier than… Continue reading You Already Have Everything You Need To Make These Easy Potato Skins

How-To, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes, Thanksgiving

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 add your own, flavors to.  This year, I cheated and… Continue reading Turkey 101: How To Brine A Turkey

20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

This Pad Thai Recipe Will Make You Forget About Takeout Forever!

There is no need to call for takeout with this classic noodle dish.  Pad Thai is is easy to make and the sauce recipe makes more than you'll need and can be frozen for your next dinner party or weeknight meal. This is another one of those recipes that I am not sure why it… Continue reading This Pad Thai Recipe Will Make You Forget About Takeout Forever!

20 Minute Meals, Poultry, Recipes, Vegetables

30 Minute Zucchini Noodles with Pesto Marinated Chicken and Roasted Tomatoes

Spiralized zucchini with sweet roasted tomatoes and pesto marinated chicken breast ready in about 30 minutes. I remember about 4 years ago now, having Supper Club with some of our friends and I had recently purchased a juilenne peeler and I thought it was the coolest thing in the world!  When it was our turn… Continue reading 30 Minute Zucchini Noodles with Pesto Marinated Chicken and Roasted Tomatoes

beer can chicken
60 Minute Meals, Basics, Grilling, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes

Start Summer Off Right with Beer Can Chicken!

I love the simplicity of Beer Can Chicken.  It only takes about 5 minutes to prepare and once it's on the grill, you can just walk away and let the grill do all of the work! As if you couldn't tell, summer grilling has been a very high priority on my list.  This Beer Can… Continue reading Start Summer Off Right with Beer Can Chicken!

20 Minute Meals, Blog, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

This easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole is ready in about 45 minutes!  But if you're using leftover chicken, cut that time in half!  This casserole is so simple and will make lots of happy plates! I know... I know... I've been a slacker.  I feel like I am in high school and I am finishing… Continue reading Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole