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 CVS Deal today

So I follow a few coupon blogs and websites to get the best deals around on the stuff we need most.  My favorite is The Krazy Coupon Lady .   This week CVS had some pretty good deals, couple that with a $4 off $20 and extra care bucks coming out this weekend and I […]

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Working at Home- Update

Since my first post about starting my WAHM career I have not devoted as much time to it as I would have liked.  Being a WAHM is really hard.  I know, I know, no one said it would be easy.  So here are the facts: Writing Quicktate: Since March 1 I have devoted 1.5 hours to […]

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Double duty cooking

I love making casseroles for dinner because they can usually be made ahead of time then popped in the oven when your ready to eat. Since most casserole recipes are made for 9×13 pans I can get two meals in the time it would take to make one, just follow your recipe and when it’s […]

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Save, save, save

Savings on groceries I am always trying to pinch pennies where ever I can so every Monday I flip through all the grocery store ads and pick where I am going to go for the best deals.  I have three stores that I go to each week and they are all within two miles of […]

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