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HUGE Zaycon Chicken Breast Sale for $0.99/lb Thru 3/12 – New Customers Only!

HUGE Zaycon Chicken Breast Sale for $0.99/lb Thru 3/12 – New Customers Only!

So I’ve heard about Zaycon Fresh meat products for awhile, but I didn’t know that there are pick up locations actually near my house now.  I have blogging friends in other states (like Texas and Ohio) that have used Zaycon for awhile now.  But I’ve always just ignored their blog posts about the great prices… Continue Reading

Healthy Seared Feta Cheese Salad Recipe

Healthy Seared Feta Cheese Salad Recipe

    I was recently browsing through the Wegmans Menu Magazine and was inspired by one of their recipes to try Seared Feta Cheese! I’ve always loved making “cheese chips” – where I take a small handful of shredded chedder cheese and just plop it into a frying pan and let it crisp up until its… Continue Reading

Easy Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup Recipe

Easy Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup Recipe

Here is one of my favorite soup recipes – easy slow cooker minstrone soup recipe!  You literally just dump all of the ingredients in the slow cooker and walk away! Does it bug anyone else that when you go to the Olive Garden, they don’t pronounce the “e” at the end of Minestrone soup?  I’ve… Continue Reading

31 Different Easy & Healthy Quinoa Recipes | Meatless Monday Inspiration

31 Different Easy & Healthy Quinoa Recipes | Meatless Monday Inspiration

I personally don’t eat much meat. In fact I haven’t eaten red meat or seafood in more than 20 years. I’ll eat chicken once in awhile, but by default, I gravitate toward vegetarian recipes. I personally like them because of the taste (My taste buds just wretch at most meat!) But if you take meat… Continue Reading

10+ Easy Valentine’s Day Chocolate Dessert Recipes

10+ Easy Valentine’s Day Chocolate Dessert Recipes

    Chocolate addicts unite with this post filled with great ideas for Easy Valentine’s Day Chocolate Desserts! Here are 10+ easy chocolate dessert recipes guaranteed to be a hit for any Valentine’s event! 1.  Chocolate Ganache Filled Cookie Cups – from Happy Deal – Happy Day! 2.  Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Pretzels – from… Continue Reading

The Best, Chewy & Softest Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe with Vanilla Pudding!

The Best, Chewy & Softest Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe with Vanilla Pudding!

      Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes – there are many out there, aren’t there! I’ve tried baking many a perfect chocolate chip cookie.  It wasn’t until my mother gave me this recipe that I finally found how to get the most MOIST and PERFECT and CHEWY Chocolate Chip Cookie with Vanilla Pudding, you… Continue Reading

Custom Monthly Menu Plan Printable Using MyFreezEasy Meal Plan App!

Custom Monthly Menu Plan Printable Using MyFreezEasy Meal Plan App!

Join Us for Day #12 of the 20 Day Budget Challenge Where I will show you all about Monthly Menu Plan Printables! Other than clipping coupons, or cutting costs with these frugal habits, monthly menu planning is the best tool I’ve found to save both time and money in the kitchen.  Menu plans (or meal plans) are… Continue Reading

Free Printable Monthly Menu Plan:  Make & Freeze 20 Meals for Less Than $150!

Free Printable Monthly Menu Plan: Make & Freeze 20 Meals for Less Than $150!

If you would like to spend less time in the kitchen or drive-thru, and save a boat load of money (even without using coupons!), then it’s time to start making more than one meal at a time, with more going in the freezer for later.  With these Easy Recipes for this Make Ahead Freezer Meal Quick Start Menu Plan,… Continue Reading

15+ Easy Party Snacks & Appetizers Ideas!

15+ Easy Party Snacks & Appetizers Ideas!

New Years Eve is almost here, and soon to be here will be Superbowl parties. Here is a great resource of 15+ easy party snacks & appetizers ideas that will be a big hit no matter what fun party or event you have going on!  5 Ingredient Roasted Red Pepper Bruchetta – from Happy Deal… Continue Reading

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