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Bacon and Spinach Frittata Bites

Bacon Spinach Frittata Bites - Want to bring something tasty and filling to your next party? These Bacon and Spinach Frittata Bites are just the cocktail snack to prepare. Check out this round-up of finger foods from holiday sweets to savory treats.

Want to bring something tasty and filling to your next party? These Bacon and Spinach Frittata Bites are just the cocktail snack to prepare. Finger foods are one of my favorite things to serve at the holidays. They tend to rich and delicious. I mean, cheese and crackers, chips and dips, homemade sausage balls? Those […]

You Can Now Pre-Order Good Cheap Eats

Good Cheap Eats: Everyday Dinner and Fantastic Feasts for $10 or Less is my concentrated effort to help you make the most of your grocery money. You don

Good Cheap Eats: Everyday Dinner and Fantastic Feasts for $10 or LessĀ is my concentrated effort to help you make the most of your grocery money. You don’t have to choose between real good food and a low grocery bill. You can have both! I received a package from the Harvard Common Press last week. What […]

Clean as You Go and Save Time in the Kitchen

clean as you go and save time

If you clean up after yourself as you go through your dinner prep, you’ll save time. And your kitchen will be clean when you’re done. This weekend I did a ton of cooking. And even though I have kitchen helpers, I made a point to clean as I went through my list. My nine-year old […]

Make Your Own Convenience Foods (Frugal Friday)

Over the years, one of the biggest ways that our family has saved money has been to do it ourselves. Whether it’s been car repairs, home improvements, gift-making, or cooking, homemade or DIY has been a huge money saver for us. Over on Good Cheap Eats this month, I’m sharing 31 Days of DIY Convenience […]

September’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. For the last couple years, I’ve been keeping a notebook of new recipes. Half the meals at our house are what I like to call “experiments”. The other half of the meals is spent refining and retesting those recipes to make sure they’re good enough to share. […]

August’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. Years ago when I started writing in this space, I realized that I wanted to talk more about food, but I knew that there were plenty of Life as MOM readers who weren’t all that into cooking. I’m cool with that. It gave me an excuse to […]

July’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. Summer is flying by in a flash. July is already over? How did that happen? Over on Good Cheap Eats, we’ve been chatting about how to eat what you got and save money. July is Pantry Challenge month. This time round I did the challenge for two […]