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Frugal Recipes

Sometimes you need a cheap meal that tastes good. This Easy Honey Mustard Chicken is a favorite inexpensive meal.

Need more money saving recipe ideas? Look no further! Check out these Pantry Meals to Keep the Budget on Track. You might also like to try your hand at making Homemade Pantry Staples like Spicy Taco Seasoning or BBQ Chicken Rub.

Easy Migas Bake - Gluten free, and delicious!

Migas Egg Bake

Written by: Emily of One Lovely Life These days, I’m always looking for something easy and fast for dinner. We’ve been focusing on easy family meals that are easily customizable. When you’re feeding a family, and especially when you’re working with picky eaters or problem feeders, it’s important to provide lots of choices and to …

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Basil & Balsamic Bruschetta Chicken (GF) // Good Life Eats

Bruschetta Chicken

I’ve been thinking so much lately about getting back to family meals with intention, reclaiming the kitchen, and making the evening meal a priority. Our focus has been on creating and serving meals for our little family that we all eat in one way or another. With varying schedules and somewhat unpredictable toddler palates on …

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5 Grain Pancakes with Flax

5 Grain Pancakes with Flax

Make morning delicious and healthy with this nutritious recipe for 5 Grain Pancakes with Flax. My friend Jessica over at Life as Mom and Good (& CHEAP) Eats asked me if I’d be interested in helping her out with a series she was starting called Build a Frugal Pantry. Of course! I’m all about getting …

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German Pancakes

Pop Up Muffins

This was such a fun and easy breakfast to make for my family. I will go back to this one again and again because of the ease and which it comes together. These Pop Up Muffins, as we called them, also known as German Pancakes are so great for a busy morning when you don’t …

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Garden Fresh Panini with Leftover Roasted Chicken

Garden Fresh Panini

Today I’m guest posting for Marie over at Make and Takes. In celebration of Earth Day, I’m talking all about gardening. For more pictures of spring in Sunny, New Mexico and our garden head over and visit Make and Takes. We’ve been super busy getting our garden in and ready for the spring and summer …

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Easy Tortellini Minestrone

Tortellini Soup

This started out as a very simple recipe – just the broth, tomatoes, spinach, and tortellini. I thought it sounded yummy and easy, but I couldn’t resist making it a bit more of a meal. It was still incredibly fast, and simple to make. Great for a busy weeknight, or a day like today where …

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