4 Quick and Healthy Dinner Ideas

When it comes time to make a healthy meal for your family, you don’t need to spend a lot of time or energy. There are ways to make nutritious meals that are well-balanced, delicious, and won’t take all day and night to prepare. Even on the busiest nights, the following healthy dinner ideas will be easy for you to accomplish. […]

Strawberry Cream Cheese Torte

I first tried a Strawberry Cream Cheese Torte, or their version of it, at a Pampered Chef party years ago. I still remember that demonstrator, with her dirty apron, lickiing her fingers as she removed the strawberries from the egg slicer to put atop the dessert. That no one wanted to touch because she was licking her fingers as she […]

Pork and Peanut Dragon Noodles

This is another simple pantry meal that lets you stretch your meat budget, yet fill tummies with a flavorful and hearty offering. These pork and peanut dragon noodles are incredibly delicious and easy to make! They take around 20 minutes start to finish and are spicy, savory, salty, and better than any takeout! You can swap the pork for chicken […]

Vegetarian Celery Soup with Feta Cheese

One of the easiest ways to stretch your food budget is to simply pop a meatless meal into the rotation once or twice a week. It can be as simple as having grilled cheese with tomato soup, spaghetti with red sauce, or vegetable soup. This Vegetarian Celery Soup will easily fill the bill and is beyond thrifty. When you can […]

Baked Strawberry French Toast

It’s that time of year where strawberries are becoming abundant and the pick-your-own farms are eager to have us grab their ruby gems, while still maintaining social distancing principals. I know that we will use our bounty to make strawberry jam, strawberry mango jam, strawberry rhubarb jam, and a few pans of this amazing strawberry french toast for the oven. […]

Are Meal Kits Worth the Hype and Money During Lockdown?

In these difficult times of the rising unemployment and a global recession, both courtesy of the COVID-19 pandemic, living frugally has become a necessity for millions of people. It’s only natural that you would reevaluate all your spending to see how you can save money. The value of meal kits is one of the things that are definitely worth a […]