If you are looking for a fun treat for a picnic or dinner, these Lemon Meringue Rice Krispie Treats are sure to be a hit! It is summer and summer often means fun twists to old favorites as you go out with friends! These marshmallow treats are sure to make you the hit of the […]
One of the easiest ways to stretch your dollars is through using frugal recipes.
Anything you make can be a frugal recipe. There will be times when you need to focus your ingredients and use substitutions so you are living on the smallest grocery budget you can. Use your resources you have at home as much as possible so your not wasting your money.
Gardening is a great way to stretch your budget and have resources for healthy recipes. Gardening doesn’t have to be hard or take a lot of space but it can help you to save a ton of money with little effort. That is a wonderful way to save money and still eat healthy meals.
Another great way to save money is by adapted recipes to make them into frugal family recipes. Use substitutions so you don’t have to shop more and so you can use the fresh produce before it goes bad.
Here are some great resources for frugal cooking recipes
This Italian Broccoli and Pasta Salad Recipe is to die for! It is simple too which makes it even better! I love to make it for parties and picnics. It is filling so it could be used as a main dish or a side. It is the best cold pasta salad recipe I have ever made.
Sure you might love to grill hot dogs, burgers, chicken, and steak, but have you ever considered how to grill your favorite fruit? fruit? Fruit can actually be quite flavorful when cooked on the grill, and a wonderful addition to any meal. If you have never grilled fruit before and want to learn how, Check out […]
This week I made the most wonderful cranberry orange bread. Since I have never made orange cranberry bread I didn’t know how it tasted, but I honestly was expecting for it to be a lot sweeter than it was. I was actually happy it wasn’t sweeter because it is the perfect combination of bitter and […]
“Christmas time is here…… Happiness and cheer……” -Charlie Brown You know you sang that as you read it! *high five!* Christmas time is my FAVORITE time of year. Aside from all the christmas sweets, I love how people are brought together in the spirit of love and giving and I especially love the spirit of […]