Bacon Mac and Cheese in the Pressure Cooker

  All I got to say is Yippee! The blue box is no longer my kids favorite version of Mac & Cheese. You see a number of years ago I tried to make home made Mac & Cheese so that I knew exactly what was going in it. The kids all revolted and said mom don't ever make … [Read more...]

Pork Chili in the Crockpot

Looking for a simple but very tasty Pork Crockpot recipe? This one definitely fits the bill.  Other then dicing up the onion and celery, it is an open the can and dump recipe.  Can't get much easier then that. To make it even better, this is a very frugal recipe since pork is … [Read more...]

Easy Pepper Steak – A 20 Minute Meal

  Sunday is supposed to be a day of rest right?  Perhaps that is why many Sunday evenings I don't feel like cooking.  Can you relate? Well since I am the only one in the household that really cooks (I am working to teach my older girls), I have to get something on the … [Read more...]

20 Minute Meatless Enchilada Skillet Recipe

Do you have some vegetables in your refrigerator that need to be used?  Here’s a quick and tasty Meatless recipe for you. I based this dish on a recipe found in a book I picked up in the library.  The book is  called The High Protein Vegetarian Cookbook (Hearty Dishes that … [Read more...]

30 Frugal Recipes for the Holidays

Throwing a party this holiday season or just want to spruce up holiday dinner for the family? It doesn't have to break the bank.  A couple years ago I threw together a last minute Easter celebration using items that I found in my stockpile.  It wasn't overly fancy but it … [Read more...]