Showing posts from July, 2008

Mexican Peppers - Salmonella Saintpaul Outbreak

Debt-Proof Living Online - Fun Food All Wrapped Up

Diabetic Recipe: Orange-Asparagus Salad

How to Make Homemade Pancake Syrup

CarriesCooking: Menu and Grocery List (Jul. 28 - Aug. 3)

Another Coupon Binder Explained: Part 1

Menu Planning Central--Don't Let Summer Stress You Out!

CarriesCooking: Doing Your Own Menu Planning

Another perspective. . .maybe this one will work for you!

CarriesCooking: Doing Your Own Menu Planning

Chocolate Mint Brownies Recipe | Taste of Home Recipes

Chocolate Mint Brownies Recipe | Taste of Home Recipes

One of the best things about this recipe is the brownies get moister if you leave them in the refrigerator a day or two.

CarriesCooking: Oven-Fried Buffalo Wings

Diabetic Recipe - Provencal Omelet

A Basic Guide to Menu Planning from Simple Mom

how to menu plan: a guide | simple mom

A Basic Guide to Menu Planning

Grilled Taco Nachos--This recipe sounds GREAT!

Diabetic Recipe -Strawberry Chiffon Dessert

Rocks In My Dryer: The Five-Ingredients-Or-Less Edition

Click Below for an awesome sight. . . (yes, sight...not site)! There are LOTS of yummy-o sounding recipe ideas with 5 ingredients or less--right up my alley! Make sure you scroll down to the bottom of the article for more.

Rocks In My Dryer: Works For Me: The Five-Ingredients-Or-Less Edition

How to Make Cheap and Healthy Meals--Article from Mary Hunt

With the recent spike in food costs, triggered by the high cost of fuel, as well as other factors like the floods in the Midwest that have wiped out a vast quantity of corn, soy beans and other crops--I'm sure I'm not the only one searching for nutritional alternatives to high-priced meat and poultry. Sure, we know that eggs offer a good substitute because they are high in protein, and that's good for one main dish a week. But then what?

Click here for the rest of the article. . .it's great!

Go Red For Women--Free Cookbook Here!

Do you remember Orange Julius?

Here's great copycat recipe for you:
2 cups orange juice
1/2 cup powdered coffee creamer
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
2 tablespoons sugar
5 large ice cubes
Place ingredients in blender, add ice cubes one at a time. Blend until frothy.
Yield: 1-2 servings.

Diabetic Recipe - Banana Brownie Skillet

Diabetic Recipe - Banana Brownie Skillet

Double-Berry Ice Cream

A tip for bananas

If you leave a bunch of (or one) bananas out to ripen, you can put them in the fridge when they are to your liking, and they will stay that way for about 2 weeks.

Less than 200 Saving Days Until Christmas

Mommy Snacks: Snack Time: Coupon Organization

Mommy Snacks: CVS - Top 5 Tips to Play

Top 5 Tips to Coupon Effectively - - From MommySnack

After the question came from a reader on how to really do all this coupon saving, it got me thinking about creating this snack to discuss the most effective way to use coupons. And, of course, that prompted a Top 5 Tips list from me (anything in a list works for me). So, I thought I would share the Top 5 Tips to CouponEffectively with you - these are all things I've been doing since I've started couponing:

Click here for more on this Snack...

Know Your Store's Coupon Policies.

You have to start with the basic rules of playing this money-saving game! This is also a tip in my Top 5 Tips to Build Your Stockpile. Store coupon policies will tell you the true value of the coupon amount listed on that coupon! You may think that the value is just what the amount listed on the coupon, but if your store doubles or triples (you lucky dog, you) then that coupon is just like having extra money! I look at my coupons like money just waiting to be redeemed, and when you know your store'…

Would you like some FREE recipes?

Check out Leslie's site here for more information!

Healthy in a Hurry

Celebrate summer’s ripe bounty with easy weeknight recipes.
By Jessie Price, Food Editor, EatingWellJuly/August 2008

Grilled Chicken Ratatouille

Coloring Pages to print this summer. . .

My Husband is Amazing

He fixed up my old computer and found me a bigger monitor 'cause I don't see like I used too...
And he fixed up my so I can easily blog my love and affection.
I love you, honey!

Entertaining on a Budget

Do you love to entertain company in your home, but hate to spend tons of money to do so? Even weekend visitors can put a dent in your wallet. Learn ways to entertain family and friends anytime without having to take out a loan. Planning ahead will save you time and money and will help you avoid stress and headaches.

Click here for a good article from Our Family Budget.