Sneaky Spaghetti

If you have a garden, you are looking for ways to use up all your veggies before they go bad. My big one is zucchini. What to do with it all? Well, my Sneaky Spaghetti helps you use up that zucchini and also dresses up a family classic. It's thrifty because the ingredients are probably all on hand, … [Read more...]


Using Up All That Zucchini & Muffin Recipe

Using Up All That Zucchini & Muffin Recipe Zucchini is one of those vegetables that grows so well people is always giving it away! We have so much right now, and finding different ideas to use all that zucchini up can be challenging. Part of being thrifty is using what you have on hand, so … [Read more...]


Impossible Cheese Burger Pie Recipe

Part of being thrifty is having an arsenal of recipes that can be made in a hurry! This is a favourite in my house, one that never has any left overs! I have seen many variations of this recipe, and this is mine after some tweeking to make it just how I like it! Ingredients: 1 cup … [Read more...]


Homemade Biscuit Mix

We love biscuits in my house! They go with everything. With 5 kids, I don't always have a ton of time to whip them together, so I make my own Bisquick mix to keep on hand for those situations! Super easy, and there when you need it! Ingredients:9 cups of flour1 1/2 tsp salt4 tbsp baking powder2 cups … [Read more...]


Santa Fe Chicken Recipe

Some days we can become so busy that we have no time to prepare supper. Between appointments, summer fun, and running errands the days disappear so quickly. Days like this are when I really appreciate my slow cooker and rice cooker. My rice cooker has a delay timer, so I can set it up in the … [Read more...]