French Fridays: Eat Like the French

collioure fish lunch trim

One of the things that we did to prepare our kids for a month in France was a practice I call, “French Fridays”. Instead of serving regular Friday night pizza, I switch up the menu to serve our dinner more in the French style. To do so, the girls enjoy setting a nicer table. I […]

How About Some Good Cheap Eats?

good cheap eats cover

It’s been great fun since our copy of my latest cookbook, Good Cheap Eats arrived. The publishing house gets a few boxes of “advance copies” before the official release date. I got one! Yay! It was a very great surprise in my mailbox that day. Since it arrived, I’ve still had my head down working […]

Get 50% off These Real Food Ebooks

summer ebook sale - 50% off!

This week all the Keeper of the Home ebooks are marked down by 50%! This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! I’ve […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies & Baking with Kids

Chocolate Chip Cookies & Baking with Kids | Good Cheap Eats

This year I’m an ambassador for Bob’s Red Mill, one of my very favorite brands on the planet. I already loved their products, and then I read Bob’s biography. I love him and his company even more. It’s an honor that I get to partner with them this year. Today, I’m sharing over on Bob’s […]

Time to Make Some Diet Changes?

You may or may not know that I write two blogs. Yep, true story. I do most of my recipe sharing and food talk over here on Good Cheap Eats, but I can’t help but talk about food wherever I go.

Recently, I completed a series over on Life as MOM about ways to improve the family diet. As you know, I’m kinda into this thing about eating healthier and bringing my husband and six kids along for the ride.

If you missed the series or one of the posts, you can catch up here:

Best 100 Juices for Kids, You Know, That Book I Wrote

This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! I’ve been contemplating for weeks how to do this whole book launch thing. You know […]

Get Easy Homemade

Easy Homemade

Easy Homemade is a wonderful e-cookbook that unpacks recipes for more than 60 kitchen staples. Replace the processed with homemade. It really is easy. This month you can buy the book and get a free copy for a friend. Give it as a gift or split the cost between yourselves for a great deal. The […]

Notes from a Blue Bike: Thoughts on Food

Notes from a Blue Bike: Thoughts on Food

This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! I just finished reading my friend Tsh’s new book,  Notes from A Blue Bike that she sent […]

Real Lunches Real Easy

Pack Real Food Lunches for School - a great guide to planning and packing a great lunch for your kids

I am an affiliate for this ebook. If you make a purchase through my link, I am paid a small portion of the sale. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! My kids are taught at home. I’ve been “homeschooling” them all right from the get-go. So […]

Grab Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead & Freeze Cookbook for $2.99 on Kindle

Grab Not Your Mother

I mentioned this on Facebook, but forgot to post it here. In case you were interested in getting a very inexpensive copy of my freezer cookbook, now’s the time! The Kindle version of Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze Cookbook is now on sale for $2.99. This is basically the lowest price I’ve ever seen on […]