Strawberries in Season | Tips to Make the Most of Them

  Have you noticed?  There are a bunch of deals on strawberries.  Finding those money saving deals most likely means they are in season and therefore the perfect time to enjoy them. Even with deals, you still want to make the most of the produce you pick up.  Here are some … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Save on Fuel

    Gas prices are on the rise due to Hurricane Harvey.  Here in Florida, prices have gone up 50 cents per gallon in less than a week. That can put a crimp in the budget.  To help you out, here are 10 money saving tips to make your money go further when it comes … [Read more...]

Save Money using Ingredient Substitutes

Ever been in the middle of making a dish and realize that you are missing just one ingredient or Do you refrain from making a recipe because an ingredient, like wine or Edamame, is too expensive. Most often there are ingredient substitutes that you can use. They will save you … [Read more...]

Mangoes in Season | Tips for Picking, Storing and Serving + Mango Salsa Recipe

  It’s July and that means prime season for Mangoes.  Actually I should say that it’s prime season for the Tommy Atkins, Keitt and Kent variety of mangoes since there are actually four different common varieties of mangoes.   Here’s a breakdown on mangoes. Mango … [Read more...]

30 Uses for Distilled White Vinegar | Other Than Cooking & Disinfecting

Distilled Vinegar...  Good for so much more than cooking. In fact, In our house it's the go to disinfectant and cleaner.  Not only is it very frugal, but also much safer than cleaning with chemicals. But distilled vinegar is good for so much more than disinfecting and … [Read more...]