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 […]

Spaghetti Squash Jambalaya [VIDEO]

Spaghetti Squash Jambalaya just may be one of my favorite low-carb recipes. Hot and spicy with a touch of sweetness from the squash, it’s the perfect healthy supper that feels like so much more. Craving something hot and spicy for supper tonight? Don’t want a lot of fuss to make it? Looking for something healthy […]

How to Make Perfect Baked Rice in the Oven [VIDEO]

baked rice in baking dish with fork

Learn to bake rice in the oven so that you have a quick and easy side dish without a lot of hassle. This method produces perfect rice every time! I can’t make rice. My rice never turns out. I don’t know what it is, but I just can’t make good rice. Have you ever said […]

Homemade Medicine Ball Tea Recipe [VIDEO]

Feeling under the weather? Brew a cup of this deliciously soothing Medicine Ball Tea Recipe. It’s cheaper than the coffee shop and so much better for you. Sore throat? Cough? Sniffles? The cold and flu season can really wreak havoc on your body. And really mess with your appetite. A cup of coffee no longer […]

Easy Instant Pot Black Beans [VIDEO]

Beans are a frugal food, full of fiber and a good option for protein. Dry beans are cheaper than canned, but can be intimidating and time-consuming to prepare. These Easy Instant Pot Black Beans will transform your bean game. Pressure cookers and I have a long history. My mother and her mother before her embraced […]

Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe [VIDEO]

Spice up your evening with this hot and cheesy Chicken Enchilada Casserole. You can whip it up in a flash — and make an extra to freeze. While the humble casserole may not be something gorgeous to look at, it has a lot going for it in other ways: taste, convenience, comfort — to name […]

How to Store Strawberries to Keep Them Fresh [VIDEO]

Wondering how to make the most of strawberry season? Use these simple strategies to store strawberries to keep them fresh. Strawberries have always been my favorite berry. That’s probably because they are the only berry I remember eating as a child. I lived a sheltered life, apparently. I’ve since expanded my horizons to include raspberries, […]

Super Easy Salsa [VIDEO]

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 […]