How to Color Easter Eggs with Kool-Aid

color Easter Eggs with Kool-Aid guide

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 Bake Hard Boiled Eggs in the Oven

how to make hardboiled eggs in your 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 Store Asparagus – Keep it fresh!

how to keep asparagus 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 […]

What Groceries Go on sale in March

what is on sale in March - grocery sale cycle

As many of you know, buying produce that is in season is a great way to save money without coupons. When produce is in season, it will also be at its lowest price and packed full of the best flavors. Not only are their certain produce that goes on sale, but there are certain groceries […]

How to Shred Chicken – By Using your KitchenAid

how to shred chicken in just second in your kitchenaid mixer

Did you know that you can easily shred chicken in your KitchenAid Mixer? This is yet another valuable use for that KitchenAid stand mixer.  It isn’t just for chicken though.  It works just great to shred some cooked chicken breasts, a boneless pork butt, or even beef roast. If you have ever tried to “pull” […]

How to Season a Cast Iron Skillet


Maybe you have picked up a cast iron skillet for a steal at a yard sale or thrift store and its been neglected, or perhaps like me you have abused yours a little bit-tossing it in the dishwasher, soaking it in the sink, letting things burn in it. Either way your cast iron probably needs […]

Is your Bread Going Stale?


We have another great kitchen tip for you: If your loaf of bread is starting to go stale, just put a piece of fresh celery in the bag and close it back up. For some reason, this restores a fresh taste and texture to the bread. photo credit Do you have an easy kitchen tip? […]

Kitchen Tip: Flour a Baking pan with Cake Mix!


Are you ready for a another great Kitchen tip? This one is very frugal too! When a cake recipe calls for flouring the baking pan, use a bit of the dry cake mix instead of the flour. Now, you won’t have the white mess on the outside of the cake. photo credit Do you have […]