Peanut Butter Pinwheels – an easy lunchbox idea #WishIHadAWetOnes

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail We are officially in full back to school mode. With 8 kids, I am making a lot of lunches. However, my kids will start to complain if I send them a sandwich every single day. They just won’t have it. We like to change it up a bit every day. Today I wanted to […]

How to keep chicken nuggets warm in school lunches

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail A few days ago we talked about how you can earn money for your school through the Tyson Project A+ Program. It is an easy way to earn extra money for your school. If you missed that post, make sure you read all about it here. As many of you know, I ran to […]

Peanut butter and Jelly Sushi rolls – easy snack idea

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail I am so excited to share with you another fun, frugal, and easy after school snack idea. Today we are making these Peanut butter and jelly sushi rolls. I called them that but the kids called them PB&J roll ups. What ever you want to call them, the kids will love it if you add […]

Baked Apple Chips

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail The Baked Apple chips can be easily saved for after school snacks or to put in your kids lunch boxes. These delicious baked apple chips are dried easily in your oven so you don’t need any fancy machines. Now I do recommend that you purcahse an apple corer or an apple slicer. I just […]

Homemade Chocolate Pudding Recipe

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail You have to try our homemade chocolate pudding recipe. My family likes pudding – they really do. However, those “inexpensive” boxed or pre-made pudding cups can really add up. When you have a big family like ours it is much cheaper to just make it at home and it makes for a delicious after […]

Easy Homemade Ketchup Recipe

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail I’m so excited to share this easy recipe for you today – Homemade Ketchup!! YUM! Ketchup is readily available, but you can’t always get it for very cheap. Unless you stock up when it is cheap in the summer months you will have to pay full price during the winter months. My kids love […]

3 Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt dip recipe

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail I’m so excited to share with you this delicious 3 Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt dip. It tastes amazing, but I love it because it is so easy to make. You only  need three ingredients so it is frugal too! Ingredients: 1 cup frozen sliced strawberries (or fresh if they are cheaper) – frozen need to be […]

Easy Homemade Flatbread Pizza

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail School is just around the corner, which means our schedule is about to get crazy…. I mean crazy. This homemade flatbread pizza recipe is perfect for a weeknight dinner idea. Our entire family loves it because they get to make their own pizza. Mom and dad love homemade flatbread pizza because we make it […]

Hawaiian Ham and Cheese Sliders recipe

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Are you ready for the Super bowl? Let’s be honest here – it isn’t football without amazing food. Football is fun and all, but eating all the delicious football food is what we really like. Atleast in my family it is. From our most popular white Mexican queso to the amazing fiesta ranch dip, […]

HUGE Roundup of Sandwich Ideas for Kids

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail It is back to school time, so I thought I would give you a great list of Sandwich ideas. We are all thinking about clever way to pack our kids’ lunch boxes and well even to bring variety to our lunch. You need to check out this nice roundup of easy Sandwich ideas for […]