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Low Carb Mocha Frappuccino: Friday Splurge

THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY!!!! I don’t know about y’all but I couldn’t have survived another day of this crazy week! In fact, I was so excited about it being Friday that I was wide awake and ready to get moving at 6:30 this morning! 485 more words

Minted Shepherd's Pie

As part of our Frugal Family Meal Planning series, I’ve already shared our recipe for Minted Lamb Stew, one of the recipes I tend to cook in the week following Easter (or any time we’ve had Roast Lamb) as a way of using up the leftover Mint Sauce. 442 more words


1 Simple Frugal Salad that Will Help You Bring on the Veggies!

So… I used to be a strict vegetarian, then I fell off the wagon. With my new found love for Greek yogurt, I decided to put it to the test for a lettuce-less salad. 185 more words


Split Pea Soup

Not everyone makes this anymore but when I was growing up, it was one of very few things my mother threw together. She learned it from Grandma and Grandma learned it from those before her. 369 more words

The Hungry Hen

Tortilla Soup recipe

Pretty much any restaurant that serves Mexican food serves a version of Tortilla Soup. It’s brothy, fragrant and delicately spiced. Most recipes ask you to have a bit of shredded chicken on hand to pour the broth over when serving. 796 more words


Pantry Anarchy:Blueberry Pancake Casserole

This might be a boring pantry anarchy makeover but I’d rather talk about boring food than money today because uhhhhhhhhhhhhh (imagine that in Tina Belcher’s vocalization… 532 more words

Leftover Pie

Leftover Pie is basically a flat Cottage Pie Recipe, and one of my go-to recipes to help use up leftover ingredients in the kitchen. It’s a great, low-cost meal for the whole family that never gets boring as it’s never quite the same twice. 411 more words