Mashed Potato Casserole and our Menu Plan

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Happy Labor Day! I hope you enjoy your day and get to relax a little. After sharing my September Menu Plan last week, I had a reader ask where she could find my Mashed Potato Casserole recipe. When I went to look for it for her, I discovered that it’s really not very easy to […]

Fried Potatoes ~ A Frugal Dinner


A little while back I told you about my new gig, The Family Dish. If you are looking for great recipes from great brands, they have what you need! I recently shared this recipe for Fried Potatoes over on The Family Dish. We usually have breakfast-for-dinner, at least a couple times per month. It’s not only […]

Weekly Menu Plan ~ Potato Skins

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Welcome to another great week of Menu Planning! Seems like I turned around last week and the whole week was gone. I think holidays do that to me. Hopefully this week, things will go a little more smoothly. We are winding down the Baseball Seasons this week, and gearing up for Football. Before we know […]

Food for the Fourth ~ Sides

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Welcome to Day 3 of my Food for the Fourth series! I started the week off with a few ideas for Main Dishes, then added some Salads. Today, I’m sharing some AMAZING recipes for Sides! I’m not a huge Main Dish lover, but give me a few great Sides and Salads and I’m happy! This […]

Van Camp’s Baked Bean Showdown

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It’s time for the Van Camp’s Baked Bean Showdown! You can read all about how yours truly is the Queen Judge/Referee. I baked both bean recipes in the crockpot, making sure they were cooking the same. Then, we set up a Baked Bean Showdown for the boys to judge which bean they liked better… Amy’s […]

Chicken BBQ Sandwiches with Baked Mac & Cheese


I’m just thrilled to be sharing my recipe for Chicken BBQ Sandwiches with Baked Mac & Cheese, over at $5 Dinners! Be sure to head on over and grab the recipe! They are super quick and easy! You might also like… Meals~March 22-28~ Baked Mac & Cheese Tyson Mini Chicken Sandwiches Tyson Mini Chicken Sandwiches: […]

Meals~March 22-28~ Baked Mac & Cheese

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Welcome to another great week of Menu Planning! Our schedule has gotten much busier this week, Spring is upon us, Doug has been working lots more and Nick, our 16 year old made the High School baseball team. I don’t think there was a day last week that we ate dinner before 6:30 p.m. and most […]