How to Make Marinated Chicken for the Freezer in 5 Easy Steps

chicken in marinades for freezing

Chicken in marinade is one of the easiest freezer meals you can make. Save time and money by making delicious marinated chicken for the freezer. I’ve been practicing the art of freezer cooking since the Earth cooled. Or at least since my eldest child was in utero. Seeing as he has now graduated college and […]

The Best Dijon Mustard Marinade for Chicken {Ever}

dinner plate with bite of chicken on the fork

Liven up Chicken Night with this delicious Dijon Mustard Marinade. It mixes up quickly and tastes amazing on grilled chicken breast. Bonus: it’s freezer-friendly. “I think this record has a skip in it.” That was my husband’s reply when I told him what we were having for dinner. And honestly? He was right. It was […]

Make the Most of Lunch on the Go: Easy Chicken Salad Sandwiches

cut side view of chicken salad sandwich with cucumber

Ready to get up and go? Make sure to save money on your lunch bill by packing up some easy Chicken Salad Sandwiches with crisp, crunchy cucumbers. Lunchtime is pretty awesome. A delicious respite in the middle of a busy day.  Problem is if you’re away from home, lunchtime can be tricky. To get take-out […]

Rock Taco Night with this Salsa Verde Beef (Slow Cooker & Instant Pot Methods)

three tacos on tray

This Salsa Verde Beef recipe is one of the simplest, yet it packs a ton of flavor. It cooks up in the slow cooker or the instant pot, making for the easiest of meals. When dinnertime rolls around, what do you most want to do?  Eat, right? Sure, somedays you look forward to cooking, but […]

Homemade Chicken Enchiladas with Roasted Chiles

two pans of chicken and chile enchiladas

Hosting a crowd? Serve two big pans of homemade chicken enchiladas with freshly roasted chiles. No crowd? No problem. Stash one pan in the freezer for another time. Got a hankering for something hearty that can feed a large group without a lot of work? Looking for a dish that can be made in advance, […]

Leftover Ham Recipes to Help You Save Money

bowl of creamy noodles with ham

These leftover ham recipes are perfect for using your Easter ham. Try one, try them all. They’re super duper good.

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with a Homemade Spice Rub

Homemade spice blends are a cheap and easy way to add flavor and texture to your favorite grilled meats. Try this grilled pork tenderloin with its warm, spicy rub. Grilled meats are so fun and easy to prepare, they top my list of quick and simple meals. I particularly love grilling larger cuts of meat […]

The BEST Homemade Supreme Pizza Recipe

Make pizza night super duper out of this world with homemade pizza. This recipe is supreme with vegetables and two types of meat. Yum!