Meal Planning Made Easy!

We saved $40,000 in less than a year and you can too! •Almost half of that was Just by changing our food patterns. •Shopping smarter at the store with coupons saved over $12,000 •Stopping the ‘going out to eat habit’ saved over $7,000 •Meal planning makes $ense financially! WHY meal plan?           1) Save Money!      •It really doesn’t matter […]

Balsamic Asiago French Loaf and Grater Review

We live in Wisconsin because it’s legal to have 5 starches on the same plate! (You think I am kidding…?) Bread is always a safe experimentation at our house — so, pairing a HIC, Harold Import Co. grater, my French Loaf and Sartori Balsamic Asiago Cheese seemed like a natural trio! The HIC, Harold Import Co. grater is a gem to use — for […]

Pumpkin Bread Pudding Recipe

A delicious fall treat, perfect for dessert (or breakfast- it has eggs, bread and milk in it…) Choose your favorite bread, bakery bread or bagged bread- I love to use the Pepperidge farm swirl bread for even more flavor, especially brown sugar or pumpkin spice! **This often goes on sale and I will buy a few and freeze them, recipes […]

Pumpkin Cake

There isn’t anything I don’t like about fall — the cooling temperatures, the changing leaves, the fresh apples and pumpkins! It all adds up to my absolute favorite time of year. 🙂 I usually grab a few extra pumpkins and roast them myself. Puree them and pop into 2 cup baggies for the freezer. That flavor is SO MUCH BETTER […]

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Biscotti

It’s cooler now in Wisconsin and that leads us into prepping for the days where the kiddos come home from school chilled. I have the Keurig ready with cocoa K Cups for Miss Sarah and stocked with French Vanilla Cappucchino for us adults. Either way, we top it with whipped cream, a few sprinkles and some sort of treat. This […]

Girl Scout Thin Mint Scone Recipe

I was sent FREE product for review from CoffeeMate — the recipe is mine and all opinions of how yummy it is are mine (but should be yours too!) Who doesn’t like Girl Scout Cookies? Thin Mints is the NUMBER ONE selling cookie in the US — it even beats out Oreos! I was given the new Girl Scout Flavored […]