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Easy Breakfast Pastries

Easy Breakfast Pastries

Just so you don’t get the wrong idea, we don’t eat breakfasts like this very often. I’m sure my kids wish we did! But I’m too practical to feed my kids dessert for breakfast every morning. It’s really more about self-preservation as a mom, you […]

Pizza Puff Pockets

Pizza Puff Pockets

So, I may, or may not, be on a puff pastry kick here.  I know that admitting it is half the battle, but I’m not sure I’m ready to do that yet.  So until then, you may just have to read through a few posts […]

Ham & Swiss Puff Pockets

Ham & Swiss Puff Pockets

I’m afraid I can’t lay any claim to fame on this one… I’m not even sure I can say that I’ve ever eaten the “original” commercial item that these little hot pockets are based one, so I am entirely unable to tell you whether these […]

So long, and thanks for all the strawberries…

So long, and thanks for all the strawberries…

Sometimes I just can’t help it when a Douglas Adams reference slips into a post on strawberries…it has been that kind of day… Since strawberry season is now coming to a close, I was able to get a good deal on a flat of strawberries this […]

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 6/8

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 6/8

It is Week 2 of the current Buy 5 Save $5 sale, so it was a light week.  But I was able to get a great deal on paper towels, and was able to get some of the really cheap laundry detergent that has been […]

Shopping Trip – Sprout’s Farmers Market 6/8

Shopping Trip – Sprout’s Farmers Market 6/8

It was just a quick trip to Sprout’s today.  I normally like to hit Sprout’s on Wednesdays for the double ad sale, but it just didn’t happen this week.  🙂 And sometimes I won’t even stop if I only have one or two things on […]

Cranberry Catalina Chicken

Cranberry Catalina Chicken

You know how some days you just want dinner to magically appear on the table, without you having to actually cook anything? Yeah, I have a lot of those days. Like today… It has been a whirlwind day with lots of crazy stuff going on, […]

Blueberry Cream Cheese Danish

Blueberry Cream Cheese Danish

I am notorious for hating mornings.  Hate!  Sometimes just the thought of getting out of bed is enough to exhaust me and send me back under the covers.  Every once in a while I can be lured out before 8 a.m., but that’s pretty darn […]

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 6/3

Shopping Trip – Smith’s 6/3

I rarely, rarely do grocery shopping on Saturdays.  It’s just way too busy for my tastes.  😉 But I did need a few things to finish up some meals I was working on today, and I decided to grab a couple extra deals while I […]

Mexican Chili & Cornbread

Mexican Chili & Cornbread

Today’s freezer meal recipe comes straight from a blog that I adore for finding amazing freezer meals! Kelly at New Leaf Wellness has some of the best healthy freezer meal recipes I have found – and they are SO simple to put together! We have […]