Kitchen Tips

Healthy foods with a Long shelf life

Can I tell you something?  There hasn’t been much recipe testing going on at my house lately.   I can’t fathom wasting precious ingredients on something my kids may or may not eat.  I have a few ideas, and maybe when I feel up to it, or when I get a […]

 

My favorite things from Trader Joe’s

First, I should start by saying.  I am NOT being paid to write this post!  I have enjoyed sharing with you my favorite items at various grocery stores.  You can also check out my favorite items to get at ALDI & my favorite items to arrive at Walmart. All you […]

 

14 DIY Freezer Convenience foods

I know I don’t post these “round-up” posts very much.   My husband and I are planning on buying a new deep freezer soon, and I plan on filling it with more freezer foods.   Now that I am at the point where I have 300 plus recipes on this […]

 

10 Freezer Meal Tips

Before I had my second baby boy this past December, I dove into the world of freezer meals.  I had a lot of anxiety on how I would handle life with two small boys.  And I don’t know about you, but the most stressful time of the day for me […]

 

Sprinkle Stencils

This is a tutorial on how I repurposed a cookie cutter into a sprinkle stencil for cake decorating.   Last weekend I made my husband a birthday cake.  Our family doesn’t make big fancy cakes. We usually try to eat healthy, so we don’t want lots of extra cake lying […]

 

Tips on dipping cake pops!

Below is a photo of the cake pops that ALMOST failed! I have no fancy decorations on these. I was happy just to get them done.  My husband was having a Halloween lunch at work, so I took this as a chance to attempt cake pops.  I looked online for […]