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Usually every Holiday I put up a special decor to go along with the theme of that day or special occasion! Unfortunately this year I just didn’t have time to do any of those things! However, I will see if I can make something happen at the last minute! 4th Of July Inspired Food: Fireworks …

  Vegetarian Enchilada Bake Recipe We love casseroles because they are quick, easy and filling.  Unfortunately they can also be loaded with fat and unhealthy things.  I love this makeover enchilada casserole that uses some classic pantry items that are still satisfying without breaking the calorie budget or the pocketbook.  You can easily add any …

  Easy Chicken Curry Recipe Do you ever want to make a meal that is quick, easy and delicious – but mostly one that will be sure to impress?  I know when you are on a budget sometimes it’s hard to come up with a “fancy” meal that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg.  …

  5 Low Fat Smoothie Recipes Summertime means fresh fruit and the desire to have a nice cold smoothie in my house! I just recently purchased a Ninja Blender (That I am in LOVE with).   We use these for breakfast, snacks and of course as a substitute for the much higher in fat and …

  Gluten Free Coconut Macaroons Recipe Being Gluten Free doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy wonderful baked goods.  Some minor adaptions can be made to most recipes to allow for the same great taste without the side effects of the wheat products you would typically find in baked goods.  Coconut Macaroons are one of our favorite …

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Recipe We love BBQ chicken in our house but sometimes after a super busy day at work I just want to come home to find dinner ready for me.  One of my favorite solutions is this quick and easy slow cooker chicken recipe.  The sauce thickens as it cooks and the …

  Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Recipe Making any dessert gluten free can be challenging to say the least.  And yes, it often depends upon your ability to invest in alternative flours and ingredients that are specifically gluten free.  I like to bring to you however, an alternative that does not break the bank nor include …

Slow Cooker Baked Beans Recipe I loved baked beans and I remember as a kid my Granny putting these in her slow cooker early Sunday morning for us to have with our lunch after church that afternoon.  She was the only person I knew who started her baked beans from scratch and not from a …

  Cucumber Tomato Salad {Light Summer Meal} This classic salad was on every picnic table and weekend BBQ spread I ever attended as a child.  It’s a classic that my grandma taught my mom and my mom taught me.  Just a few simple fresh vegetables from her garden with a splash of this and a …

Light & Cool Strawberry Cheesecake Parfait This easy dessert is always a BIG hit in our house! I’ve also made it for Thanksgiving and Christmas and it’s the perfect, light dessert after a BIG meal 🙂 I’ll be the first to say, I’m not one to tinker around in the kitchen… but when I do, …

   How To Make Easy Gumbo!  The perfect dish on a cold, chilly night! This recipe is easy make and budget friendly! My husband came up with this recipe, and while he is saying this is EASY to him.. I’m not sure! Try it out and come back and tell me what you think! Enjoy! …