Pantry Challenge 2017 – Week 2 Recap

Looking to save a little cash this month?  The Pantry Challenge 2017 may be just what you need to kickstart your savings by eating from the refrigerator and pantry. Soooo, my Pantry Challenge 2017 updates are posting a little late.  All you bookkeepers and accountants out there know what fun (not!) January is, right?!  I […]

Easy Weeknight Chicken Spaghetti

Easy Weeknight Chicken Spaghetti – who says comfort food can’t be easy? Like many of you, I am always on the lookout for easy weeknight meals to feed my hungry family.  Who has the time (or inclination) to spend hours in the kitchen after a busy day of work and running kids around to activities? […]

Pantry Challenge 2017 – Week 1 Recap

Looking to save a little cash this month?  The Pantry Challenge 2017 may be just what you need to kickstart your savings by eating from the refrigerator and pantry. I am one week into Pantry Challenge 2017.  One week down and we are looking good (said everyone at the end of the first week!).  The […]

Pantry Challenge 2017 – Getting Started & Free Printable

Looking to save a little cash this month?  The Pantry Challenge 2017 may be just what you need to kickstart your savings by eating from the refrigerator and pantry. Happy New Year, Friends!  I hope you had a wonderful Holiday, filled with family, friends and of course, good food.  My little family has had a […]

Mom’s Creamy New York Fruit Salad

Equal parts sweet & savory, Mom’s Creamy New York Fruit Salad is a wonderful accompaniment to any meal. I’m excited to share a side dish from my Mom’s recipe box today – Creamy New York Fruit Salad.  Growing up in the Midwest, family gatherings and holiday meals always included a fruit or jello salad of […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Serving Sizes

Use this helpful Thanksgiving Dinner Serving Sizes guide to successfully plan your holiday feast. Like many of you, I’ve been working on my menu and shopping for the upcoming Thanksgiving feast.  As important as it is to create the perfect dishes, it’s equally important to ensure you have enough food to feed your guests.  What […]

Bountiful Baskets Recipes 7-30-16

Recipes and tips for the 7-30-16 Bountiful Baskets Distribution and in-season produce.  Pluots, pineapple, baby bok choy and cauliflower are just a few of the items I received today. I’m so happy to get a basket this week!  After missing the previous 2 distributions this month due to travels, the planets aligned (over dramatic, I […]