6 Simple Ways to Save Money on Meat

6 Simple Ways to Save Money on Meat

So, can I just level with you? I tried to do the vegetarian thing for my husband. I mean, not entirely vegetarian because I don’t believe that’s a healthy choice. Growing up, my mother in law had bad reactions to beef and apparently they burned out on...
Grilled Salmon and Roasted Asparagus – 30 Minute Dinner!

Grilled Salmon and Roasted Asparagus – 30 Minute Dinner!

I really like food, and recently I’ve been wanting to branch out from my usual “tastes good, easy to make” and make some more unique dinners that are a little more elegant. I’m also in the beginning of a challenge some of my friends and I are...
(Almost) Foolproof Yogurt in the Instant Pot

(Almost) Foolproof Yogurt in the Instant Pot

I love yogurt. I don’t sort of  love yogurt, I really love it. When I couldn’t eat dairy when I was pregnant with Logan, I struggled to put on any weight in the first half of my pregnancy, and actually lost weight. Homemade yogurt is kind of amazing. The...
Blueberry Muffins for the Freezer

Blueberry Muffins for the Freezer

This year I have been learning how to do things completely differently since Logan was born. It’s amazing how much adding another little person into the mix changes the schedule and routines of everyone in the house. One of the things that I have kept as a part...
Delicious Baked Salmon

Delicious Baked Salmon

I really like cooking shows. When I get on a cooking show kick, I also usually end up getting inspired to make something different than my usual meals like Red Bean Taco Soup or our Freezer Enchiladas, basically anything I can make in my cast iron or my InstantPot....
Grilled Chicken for the Freezer

Grilled Chicken for the Freezer

Back in January when I was working my booty off to get prepared for baby Logan I had what started off as an amazing week. I made a very ambitious meal plan and got two flats of boneless skinless chicken breasts to make a nice selection of new adventurous meals. Fast...
Is eMeals Menu Planning Service Worth the Cost?

Is eMeals Menu Planning Service Worth the Cost?

This review was not sponsored and I received no compensation, including money or free products, for it.  As part of my ‘do a frugal thing each week’ challenge, I did a two week trial of eMeals, to try to help me stay under my $300 a month grocery budget. I...
Easy Red Bean Taco Soup Recipe

Easy Red Bean Taco Soup Recipe

  So, earlier this week I had my realization that I needed to do more freezer cooking and general nesting to prepare for baby, so I grabbed some easy meals to throw in the freezer that are easy to heat and eat. One of the recipes was one I’d had in my head...
Freezer Chicken Enchiladas

Freezer Chicken Enchiladas

I realized this week that as of the 14th I only have 2 months until baby Logan is supposed to be here. So, of course, my first reaction was to go back to the crazy cleaning and organizing – then when I went grocery shopping I may have gone a little over budget...
30 Minute Tortellini Soup Recipe

30 Minute Tortellini Soup Recipe

Tortellini Soup is easily my favorite recipe. It is filling, easy to make and the ingredients are easy to keep on hand for a meal that’s perfect for cold weather or to feed a big crowd. I like the fact that I can use all fresh ingredients or have everything...
Baked Spaghetti Squash

Baked Spaghetti Squash

One of my favorite things about being a work at home mom is having the time to experiment with new things. Ian has eaten spaghetti squash all of his life, but I can’t remember ever eating it, so I was excited about breaking out into something fun and new. And,...

3 Freezer Cookbooks You Should Have on Your Shelf

Freezer cooking is one of my favorite things. Pair it with my Instant Pot and you’ve got yourself one happy momma. I grew up freezer cooking and didn’t realize that things like freezing leftover ingredients and doubling meals weren’t just what...

Dehydrated Pineapple Bites

I still feel terrible. Pregnancy…. some days it just sucks. The only good thing about it is that at the end of it you get a cute baby to hold, but in the mean time it’s mostly just puking. Lots and lots of puking an not feeling good. All that aside, I hope...

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