Back to School Lunches

Lately I feel like school lunches have become a huge topic of discussion.  Are the “hot lunches” that schools provide the best option for our children?  What makes up a school lunch? Is it mystery meat like that talk about on TV?  How much does a school lunch cost? Now, let’s not forget about packing […]

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Slow Cooker Taco Casserole

It’s hot I don’t want to turn on my oven.  My husband it to tired to grill because he spent all weekend fencing in our yard.  Slow cooker taco casserole it is. You need: 3 flour tortillas 1 lb cook ground beef (with onion and green pepper if you like, we do) 1 small can […]

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Faux Ice Cream Sammies

Oh pinterest, what else can I say.  I saw yet again another fab recipe I had to try with the kids.  Almost no sugar ice cream grahamwiches, I know that most of you are not fans off anything low sugar… but these were worth making!  I followed her directions to a tee except for the […]

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Slow cooker tamale pie remix

I just made a great tamale pie!  I mean it was awesome, tasty, yummy, easy to make, frugal, and everyone in my house loved it!  Before I go any further this is my disclaimer:  I am NOT a food blogger, a chef, or a gourmet cook.  I AM a stay at home mom that like […]

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Frugal tips: coffee

I am a frugal gal, I coupon, I shop the clearance racks, and I rarely throw away food.  It pains me to throw away food. I freeze any fruit that looks like it’s close to going bad and we use it for smoothies, my kids live for smoothies.  Getting back to the frugal part… I […]

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My All or Nothing Life

For as long as I can remember I have been living an “All or Nothing” life style, it covers every aspect of my life.  I want to do everything right the FIRST time!  I just want to make a plan, stick to it, and get my results… Like right now.  So you can see how […]

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Edible Cake Batter Cookie Dough

I have been seeing a ton of recipes in the blog world all about Cake Batter, and really who doesn’t love cake batter?  I recently made cake batter rice crispy treat cupcakes for my sons third birthday using this recipe from Gimme some oven.  They were great!  I made one small change and bumped the […]

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