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Ranch Dressing Mix

Ranch Dressing Mix

I have a love-hate relationship with ranch dressing.  I love it!  But it hates me… When I was nursing my last two kiddos, my dairy allergy flared pretty fierce.  I also had to watch my dairy because my kiddos are allergic, too.  It got so […]

Chicken Bacon Ranch Taquitos

Chicken Bacon Ranch Taquitos

I was first introduced to taquitos while I was living in Washington state several years ago.  One bite, and I was instantly in love!  There are many different variations out there, which just goes to show how popular these are! This recipe was shared with […]

Shopping Trip – Walmart 5/18

Shopping Trip – Walmart 5/18

So, I know this is a food blog … and I wonder about posting shopping trip info that includes stuff that isn’t, well, food … But I’ll leave these in here for today’s trip, to highlight that I don’t always save on food.  Sometimes I […]

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 5/18

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 5/18

It’s the second week of Smith’s (Kroger) “Buy 5 Save $5” sale, so I didn’t get much from that sale.  But there are lots of weekly specials available. (6) Ritz crackers, on sale 1.67 (1.30 after coupon) (8) Wheat Thins crackers, on sale 1.67 (1.17 […]

Hawaiian Sweet Roll Sliders

Hawaiian Sweet Roll Sliders

My offering for the blog today has quickly become one of my most favorite freezer meals ever!  These Hawaiian sweet roll sliders are simple, delicious, and ridiculously easy to put together!!  You can customize these and get an endless variety of flavors – these are […]

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 5/9

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 5/9

It’s the last day of the 2-week Mega Event sale at Smith’s/Kroger stores.  I wanted to get a few items before the sale ended, and also picked a couple ingredients to complete some additional freezer meals. Here’s what I got today: (3) Huggies diapers jumbo […]

Onion Soup Mix

Onion Soup Mix

I have a few recipes in my standard rotation that call for packets of dry onion soup mix.  I used to keep the store-bought stuff around when I could find it on sale, but I have apparently been missing all of the sales lately, and […]

Saving Money on Freezer Meals

One of the reasons why once-a-month-cooking didn’t really work for me (beyond the insane amount of prep and assembly and cooking and cleaning time, and the piles and piles of dirty dishes) was that I didn’t feel I actually saved any money doing the meals. […]

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I have plenty of posts from my old blog, but the photos are, well, not quite up to standard.  So, I’ve chosen to leave this section blank for right now until I can produce better posts with pictures that you actually want to see!  😉

Content Coming Soon

I have plenty of posts from my old blog, but the photos are, well, not quite up to standard.  So, I’ve chosen to leave this section blank for right now until I can produce better posts with pictures that you actually want to see!  😉