catalina dressing glazed grilled chicken

Catalina Glazed Grilled Chicken

As a couponer, I get salad dressing for FREE or really cheap in the Spring and Summer. However, salad dressing isn’t just for salads anymore. I love to buy Catalina Salad dressing for grilling. We make Catalina Glazed Grilled chicken all the time! It is delicious and so easy to make! Catalina Glazed Grilled Chicken […]

crockpot pork chop dinner with potatoes and carrots

Crockpot Pork Chop Dinner with potatoes and carrots

I know that many of my readers like crockpot and one pot dinners – just like my family. This Crockpot Pork Chop Dinner is a delicious recipe that you can serve your family if is 100 degrees outside or 10 below freezing. Serve it with homemade cornbread on a cold day or your favorite salad […]

freezer cooking guide printable

FREE Freezer Cooking Guide

I’m so excited to share with you my personal Freezer Cooking Guide. I know that many of you are always nervous about what you can FREEZE and how long it will actually last in your freezer. Now you don’t want to wonder anymore! Did you know that there are a ton of items you can […]

copycat chick fil a lemonade recipe

CopyCat Chick-Fil-A Lemonade Recipe

Is anyone else ready for summer? I know my family is. The one thing we LOVE when we are grilling or swimming is a cold class of homemade lemonade. Have you ever tried Chick-Fil-A Lemonade? It is delicious and the kids love it. I just had to try to make my own Copycat Chick-Fil-A Lemonade. […]

grilled asparagus recipe

Grilled Asparagus Recipe

This is the easiest Grilled Asparagus recipe you will try. There is no fuss and practically no work in making delicious grilled asparagus. We had a gathering of friends and everyone brought something to add to the potluck. We were already grilling corn on the cob and hot dogs, so my sister brought asparagus to […]

cheesy potato casserole

The Best Cheesy Potato Casserole (made with frozen hashbrowns!)

Are you ready for a delicious cheesy potato casserole? This isn’t the best  side dish option for a regular weeknight meal, but it is perfect for any holiday or gathering. Since Easter is Sunday, I wanted to share our favorite cheesy potato casserole. I bring it to our Christmas eve parties and it is now […]

easy homemade brownies recipe

Homemade Brownie Recipe

These brownies are melt in your mouth delicious! As many of you know, I’m not the best baker in the world. I can cook up a mean dinner, but when it comes to baking, I’m more of a “follow directions on the box” kind of girl. This Homemade Brownie Recipe is frugal too! However, brownie […]

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How to Freeze Milk

Freezing milk is actually a very easy way to save some money. Since we got milk for FREE this past week at Homeland, I thought I should tell you … Continue Reading...

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color Easter Eggs with Kool-Aid guide

How to Color Easter Eggs with Kool-Aid

Have you heard of coloring your Easter Eggs with Kool-aid? It is actually very easy to do and the kids just love it! You don’t have to special dye at the store to color your eggs vibrant colors. You just need Kool-Aid and water. Here is how to Color Easter Eggs with Kool-aid: Take 1 […]

how to make hardboiled eggs in your oven

How to Bake Hard Boiled Eggs in the Oven

I have heard about it all over Pinterest and decided to learn how to bake hard-boiled egged in the oven. Can you really make hard-boiled eggs in your oven? The answer is YES! It’s almost Easter and that means it’s time to boil LOT of eggs for dying, hiding and deviling! Even if it wasn’t […]

how to keep asparagus fresh

How to Store Asparagus – Keep it fresh!

Do you love Asparagus as much as my family? If not, stay tuned, because I’ll be sharing some of my favorite asparagus recipes. The number one problem we have with asparagus is keeping it fresh once it gets home. The trick is simple. Treat asparagus like a bouquet of flowers. How to store asparagus: Place […]


How to Make The Best Homemade Croutons

Homemade Croutons are one of the easiest things to make in the kitchen. Not only are they easy, but they are also very tasty. These actually taste better than the store bought. Are they a money saver? YES! It took awhile before I tried making my own croutons.  I had a partial loaf of bread […]