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 […]
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
“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 […]
We have a tradition in our family that We eat as many green recipes as we can every St. Patricks day! We love green food and the kids love that as well. I have been on the hunt for some new green food recipes to spice up the meals this year. And since we are […]
Does your family like to leave cookies and milk out for Santa each year? Like many families, this may be a yearly traditional in your house that Santa has come to count on. But have you ever thought about his poor reindeer? After all, they do all of the work hauling Santa’s sleigh all over […]
We love Christmas treats! Especially Oreos dipped in white chocolate. It is kind of a tradition in our family. My husband’s mom had a tradition every Christmas as well!. She has a VERY extensive Snowman collection. I am not just talking 50… we are talking hundreds! She has enough snowman sweaters alone to wear a […]