Category Archives: Recipes & Freezer Cooking

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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Simple Chili Pie

(This post was originally published on January 5, 2011.  It has been updated.) It is yummy, warm chili on the bottom.  It is cheesy, golden corn bread on the top.  It is easy and yet impressive enough to serve guests! … Continue reading

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How to Cook an Amazingly Moist Turkey

Turkey is the bird to eat on Thanksgiving, but honestly it is not my favorite.  It is often so dry!  However, my mother-in-law makes the best, amazingly moist turkey. This summer I requested that she teach me how to cook a … Continue reading

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