Grocery Geek: May, Week 2

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Food shouldn’t be complicated. Or bad for you. Or expensive. I’m working to craft good cheap eats that we can both enjoy. You can read more about this site here. Check out my cookbooks if you’re needing some budget-friendly inspiration. Read about how to make healthy eating work for you here.Want a peek into our […]

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Romantic Dinner Recipes – Anniversary Edition

wedding supper

Romantic dinner recipes really depend on the memories and experiences associated with them. Good, wholesome food can be special without being complicated or expensive. Check out this line up of romantic dinner recipes. This weekend is my 22nd wedding anniversary, so allow me to go all sappy on you. It was the best day of […]

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Super Easy Salsa (VIDEO)

Easy Salsa PIN

Chips and salsa are always a crowd pleaser. But, what if you made your own salsa? This Super Easy Salsa will make you the hit of the party! My father-in-law’s favorite appetizer is chips and salsa. I’ve known him for almost 25 years, and I know that like clockwork he will pull out a bag […]

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A Taste of ALDI Foods

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I recently had a chance to taste ALDI foods. I’m super impressed and chomping at the bit for my local store to open here in California. Here’s why. This post is sponsored by ALDI. I have been compensated for my time spent writing. All opinions are mine. I’ll admit. I’ve been a little skeptical about […]

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Shrimp Stir Fry with Vegetables

Shrimp Stir Fry with Vegetables | Good Cheap Eats

Enjoy a quick and easy supper packed with protein and good-for-you veggies. This Shrimp Stir Fry with Vegetables is absolutely delicious! Are you looking for quick and easy when it comes to dinner prep? Wondering how you can make it simple without making it boring? Looking for something that’s delicious and healthy yet doesn’t taste […]

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Grocery Geek: May, Week 1

GG May 1

Want a peek into our grocery cart? Here’s how I’m grocery shopping and feeding eight people on the cheap.  Here we are the end of the first week of May! That went fast. I feel like the week was a complete blur. I limped to the end of my Whole 3o and opted not to […]

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Lemon Buttercream Frosting

Lemon Buttercream Frosting | Good Cheap Eats

Lemon is one of my favorite flavors. It’s bright and sunshiny and says, “Be happy.” It also tastes delicious in this luscious Lemon Buttercream Frosting. Want to add a little sunshine into your life? Then buttercream is your friend. Lemon buttercream, to be more specific. It’s light and tart and sweet and makes you pucker […]

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How to Make Lawnmower Taco (VIDEO)

how to make Lawnmower Taco

Have you wondered how to make Lawnmower Taco? Well, today’s the day to learn! Watch the video tutorial to see how easy it is. As you know already, Lawnmower Taco is one of my kids’ favorite dinners. I could easily serve them two pans of this easy taco casserole one night a week forever, and […]

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Make Your Own Spice Mixes to Add Zest & Flavor

Make Your Own Spice Mixes to Add Zest & Flavor | Good Cheap Eats

Make your own spice mixes to add zest and flavor and to save money! Making your own custom spice blends allows you great flavor without the expense. When you open my spice cupboard, you’ll find rows of little bottles of herbs and spices and bulk containers of herbs and spices, but you’ll also find mason […]

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Get Organized for the Week Ahead

Quinoa Vegetable Salad GCE

The new week starts tomorrow? Are you ready in the kitchen? Take these easy steps to get organized for the week ahead so you can eat well. This post may contain affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I […]

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