Category Archives: Cooking tips

Recipe Reduction Rehab: Upside Down Pizza

I love watching a show called “Recipe Rehab.”  I love all of the new recipes I see there.  I do have one problem with the show.  When I take a family favorite and make it healthier, I want it to … Continue reading

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Two Week Meal Plan

Hi! I have not been around for a while, we have moved recently and are in the throws of renovation, we just finished up football season, and so many other things that keep life jumping!! I recently joined a couple … Continue reading

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Grilling Pizza

I have always wanted to try my hand at grilling pizza, but just haven’t taken the chance.  When I read an article on Money Saving Mom about Grilling Pizza, I thought I would try and conquer it!  Click here to … Continue reading

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Freezer Pizza Dough

On Tuesday, I continued my freezer cooking journey.  Still sick, I enlisted Sweet Pea again.  This time, we did Freezer Pizza Dough.  I used the recipe Crystal shares on Money Saving Mom.  I have a pizza dough recipe that we … Continue reading

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Super Simple Menu Plan- Day 4

Because I am a bit focus-challenged, and I like accomplishing things, I am loving the idea of having my menu planned out.  Each day has been successful and I am getting in the habit of starting my dinners early, to … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Dressing Casserole

This is one of our family favorites.  It is that comfy fall/winter feeling.  I serve it with green beans and mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce for a complete meal. Ingredients: 6 boneless skinless chicken breast (mine weren’t thawed and it … Continue reading

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Yummy Easy Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls!!

Our Sunday breakfast has taken on a new tradition, cinnamon rolls.   I make homemade bread quite often, but I don’t always want to make yeast dough to have cinnamon rolls every Sunday morning.  I cheated one payday and bought “canned … Continue reading

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