March’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. March flew by in the blink of an eye for me. I think that was because I was so busy troubleshooting the pain in my hip and back. If you’ll remember, I tried a whole foods diet as my first line of defense. Well, my second, after […]

3.14 = A Good Excuse for Pie

Chocolate cream pie

March 14th is also known as Pi Day. You, know, 3.14? I think it’s a great excuse to eat pie. I love pie. I would much rather eat pie than almost any other dessert in the world. I think part of my affection for the pie is thanks to the wonderful memories I have of […]

February’s Good Cheap Eats

Need some good cheap eats? I gotcha covered. I’ve always been fascinated by food. As soon as I could write, I copied recipes out of my mom’s recipe collection. I made fudge at age seven and a lemon meringue pie at age 10. I loved to eat, so I was happy to cook. Washing dishes […]

January’s Good Cheap Eats

About five years ago, I started a second blog. I found that I was talking so much about food here on Life as MOM, that it made more sense to start a second conversation in another room, so to speak, rather than dominate all the talk here with food. Of course, I have to have […]

Good Cheap Eating

How fun was it today when hubby offered to be my sous chef at lunchtime? I had communicated yesterday that though I love to cook, I love the camaraderie and help even more. He remembered! He couldn’t remember how to make salsa, though. So how much more fun was it to hand him my book […]

What’s Been Cooking on Good Cheap Eats in June

What’s been cooking on Good Cheap Eats in June… In case you’re not a regular subscriber to Good Cheap Eats…. wait…. You’re not? Why the heck not? OK, I won’t give you the mom lecture. Ahem. But, you gotta eat, right? You should be, ahem…. In case you’re not a regular subscriber to Good Cheap Eats, […]

Good Cheap Eats in May

Good Cheap Eats is dedicated to bringing you recipes, meal planning ideas, and kitchen inspiration to help you eat well and stay on a budget. Good Cheap Eats just turned three years old! The years are passing so quickly, I almost miss them. But, yes, it’s been three years since I decided that I wanted […]

Good Cheap Eats in April

Good Cheap Eats is dedicated to bringing you recipes, meal planning ideas, and kitchen inspiration to help you eat well and stay on a budget. It was just about three years ago that I decided to start a dedicated food blog. Since our family was on a quest to eat well and still “act our […]