Category Archives: Recipes & Freezer Cooking

More Fast & Easy Vacation Meal Planning

When our family goes on vacation, I always make a meal plan.  We love to eat out, but it isn’t very relaxing with little ones.  Plus it gets expensive! In 2011, I pulled together a fast and easy vacation meal … Continue reading

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My Favorite Tried & True Pinterest Recipes

One of the best gifts I ever received was a cookbook with personalized notes in it telling me which recipes were worth trying.  If you are anything like me, you’ve pinned approximately 27 million recipes on Pinterest, but how many … Continue reading

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Homemade Chicken Fried Rice

This post contains affiliate links. Homemade chicken fried rice isn’t nearly as difficult as I imagined it would be.  It comes together easily and is a great way to sneak some veggies into your diet.  This recipe is so simple … Continue reading

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Freezer Friendly: Pizza Tot Casserole

This pizza tot casserole recipe is easy to make, kid friendly, saucy, cheesy, and even freezer friendly.  One thing it’s not?  Pretty.  Yep.  The photos aren’t much to write home about, but it still tastes great. Pizza Tot Casserole Ingredients: … Continue reading

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5 Cheap Meal Ideas for a Tight Grocery Budget

This winter has been out of control!  We have had tons of snow here in Pennsylvania.  Plus we can’t forget about the epic “polar vortex” that has been bringing bone chilling temperatures. All of this cold weather has put a … Continue reading

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