Frugal Pantry: Favorite Baking Ingredients

Having the right baking ingredients on hand makes home baking easier and helps you save money. We are down to one jar of homemade baking mix today. Time to mix up some more. I’m heading into the kitchen in just a few to bake up some Bulk Zucchini Bread. It’s been on my to-do Post-it […]

Frugal Pantry: Favorite Refrigerator Items

Building a great tasting pantry on a budget can take a little time and research. Here are my favorite frugal refrigerated staples. I’ve realized that one of my missions in life is to make the most of what I have. Whether that’s a talent God has given me, time with my husband and children, or […]

Frugal Pantry: Favorite Pantry Staples

Building a great tasting pantry on a budget can take a little time and research. Here are my favorite frugal pantry staples. Cooking healthy, delicious meals and staying under budget starts with how you stock your pantry. If you aren’t buying the right things at the right price, you will find yourself making extra trips […]

Stocking Your Pantry for Flu & Cold Season

Be prepared for flu and cold season by stocking your pantry with comfort and healing. The irony is not lost on me: during the Pantry Challenge, we ate up our supply of saltine crackers, frozen orange juice, and chicken broth. And then five kids and I came down with the Head Cold of the Century. […]

Preparing for a Pantry Challenge

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A Pantry Challenge is an excellent time to accomplish a number of great things for your kitchen as well as your pocketbook. This is the month for the Pantry Challenge. Every January and July here at Good Cheap Eats, we take some time to focus on our food storage, use it up and set some […]

Stocking Your Pantry with Canned Foods

The following content is sponsored by Cans Get You Cooking in partnership with the Mom It Forward Blogger Network: We’re coming off the heels of a Pantry Challenge. As such, my cupboards are pretty bare. The freezer, too. I look forward to restocking both. FishPapa and the boys are going to help me fill the […]

Tips for Organizing Your Pantry

Organizing your pantry can help you save money, time, and food. It also is a great way to rejuvenate your cooking mojo. Thanks to this Pantry Challenge, I made a concerted effort this past weekend to make sense of what we’ve got. If you know what you have, you know what you can cook! As […]

Making the Most of Your Pantry, Fridge, & Freezer (Eat Well, Spend Less)

All of us have been there at one time or another, staring into the pantry or refrigerator and thinking, “There’s nothing to eat in this house.” While this truly may be the case for some families, for many of us, this is a gross exaggeration. “Nothing to eat” often translates to: nothing I want to […]