Jamie’s Spice Mix – Add a Little Zest to Dinner!

spices in green bowl with lemon in background

A simple and easy way to flavor your meals can be found right in your spice cupboard. Mix up your own spice blends to add spice and save money. This recipe for Jamie’s Spice Mix will add zest to any meal. The spice of life is …. spice, of course. You can have a sparse […]

Pantry Staples You Can Make Yourself

Run out of a regular ingredient? Try one of these pantry staples you can make yourself. Once in awhile you may find yourself running out of ingredients that you normally keep on hand. You could run to the store, but what if you really want to stick to your grocery budget this month or just […]

Basic Spice Blend [VIDEO]

spice blend swirled in dish

Making your own custom spice blends is an affordable way to add flavor to your meals. This basic spice blend is a great all-purpose mix to add to your spice cupboard! Truth: you don’t need a lot of money to eat well. Truth: you don’t even need a lot of ingredients to prepare a delicious […]

Chili Seasoning You Can Easily Make Yourself

Now that you have this easy homemade chili seasoning recipe, you’ll never need to buy a chili seasoning packet again. DIY spices are healthier, delicious, and simple. One of the things that I’ve realized over the years is that food doesn’t have to be complicated. To read food magazines, watch TV shows, or follow food influencers on social […]

Homemade Seasoned Salt | FishMama Spice Mix

spices layered in jar for seasoned salt

Add a little spice to your life with homemade seasoned salt. You’ll save money by buying spices in bulk and save time by having a multi-purpose seasoning at the ready. Pictured: Sausage Packets It’s so easy to spend a lot of money on groceries. You don’t have to be extravagant to watch those pennies slip through […]

Spicy Chicken Rub for Grilled Chicken

dinner of spicy chicken with spice rub

Fire up the grill and enjoy an easy chicken dinner with this Spicy Chicken Rub. Making your own seasoning blend helps you avoid additives and will save you money! Do you ever find yourself in a pinch for what to make for dinner? Maybe you found a great sale on chicken but you’re stumped for […]

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix

Save money, yet enjoy great flavor with a homemade taco seasoning mix. It’s great for taco fillings, casseroles, marinades, and soups. If you’ve been buying those envelopes of taco seasoning mix, it’s time to just stop. Seriously. Sure, you need them. I get that. They take Tacos with Home Fried Taco Shells over the top. They add […]

Warm & Spicy Fish Rub Recipe

Enjoy the ease and out-of-this-world taste of home cooked fish when you use this simple warm and spicy fish rub for seasoning. Fish is one of the easiest meals I make. Brush fish fillets or steaks with avocado oil; season heavily with a custom spice blend, and let my husband do the cooking on the […]