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Keto Chicken Legs

Chicken legs are a delicious, low-cost meal and made even better when they’re low carb! These Keto Chicken Legs will satisfy your hunger without wrecking your diet. Keto Success A couple of years ago my husband was telling me how frustrated he was that his typical diabetes control diet wasn’t working. He was continuing to […] Read more…

Lazy Pierogi

Pierogi… the Lazy Way I shared a little bit in my Lazy Lasagna recipe post last week about the struggle to make dinner on busy weeknights. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about recipes that are surefire wins, easy, and inexpensive. This made me think of Lazy Pierogi! When I was growing up, one of […] Read more…

Lazy Lasagna

Dinner Dash Dinner… the bane of the working mom’s daily life.  Okay, I may be exaggerating just a little bit.    Maybe.    But why in the world is it such a struggle to get dinner on the table on week nights? I mean, we wake up early to get ready for the day and […] Read more…

One Pot Creamy Spaghetti

One Pot Creamy Spaghetti I received a really nice comment from a reader of another cheap dinner recipe I shared some time ago: You may not realize it, but these kind of simple comments are like fuel in the gas tank for someone like me! I love sharing recipes, thoughts, and ideas with you and […] Read more…

Grilled Cheese with Mayonnaise or Butter – Which is Better?

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A big thank you to the oh-so delicious Tradewinds Slow-Brewed Teas in partnership with Mom It Forward Bloggers Network for sponsoring this post. Few things are more comforting than the classic American grilled cheese sandwich. The crispy, buttery grilled bread, the melted cheese oozing over the hot crust… simple and perfect. The modern grilled cheese […] Read more…