Host an Oscar Party: Food, Fun & Free Printables


I just love hosting parties! And jump at pretty much any reason I can get to have guests over and cook for them. We are rolling out the Red Carpet with some Food, Fun and Free Printables to make your Oscar Party complete! Let’s get the Party started with this AMAZING collection from Twig & Thistle! […]

Planning for the Holidays: Cheese Ball Recipe


Last week, Tiffany and I kicked off our series, Prep & Planning: Steps to a Peaceful Holiday, with Homemade Holiday Gifts. I shared Hot Cocoa and Tea Jars with fun printables and Tiffany shared yummy Snack Mixes and a printable for Hollywood Mix. This week our focus is, preparing party food ahead, freezing it and […]

Game Day Food for under $50


It’s Football Season and that means Tailgating is in full swing. Walmart has a new app on their Facebook page that I think you might enjoy. Nice Save is a new application tab that represents Walmart’s commitment to Every Day Low Prices. Each month they help Moms solve a new challenge by connecting her with […]

Homemade Salsa Recipe

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Happy Wednesday! I have some exciting news for you! We are getting super close to launching the new blog, Pocket Change Gourmet. Doug and I prepared, cooked, filmed and worked all day yesterday on some yummy recipes. Stay tuned…we should launch by early next week! Now back to our recipe for today… A couple weeks […]

St. Patrick’s Day Food: Appetizers and Main Dishes

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Creating family memories is a high priority for me! The easiest way for me, is to create a fun meal for the holidays. St. Patrick’s Day is one of those holidays for us! Over the years we have had everything from Irish Beef Stew to simple green jello or Irish Trifles. I have never gone […]

Top 10 Favorite Super Bowl Food Recipes

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Are you cooking for the Super Bowl? We love serving appetizers and treats at our get-togethers. I thought it would be fun to pull together a post of my Top 10 Favorite Super Bowl Food Recipes! Appetizers… Mini Taco Cups Sweet and Tangy Chicken Wings Sausage Cheese Balls Jalapeno Popper Dip Loaded Baked Potato Skins […]

Mini Taco Cups and our Menu Plan

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Welcome to another great week of meals! Our menu plan went pretty well last week, with the exception of switching two of the days. One of the good things about menu planning, is when your day gets away from you, or your week is crazy, you can switch meals around and not make a trip through […]