How to Make Easy S’mores Indoors

You can make s’mores in rain or shine with this easy recipe. It’s so quick, you’ll have chocolate on your face in less than five minutes.

s'mores on a broiler pan

You had great plans for a campout, but a major storm came through right before you hit the road. There’s no roaring campfire in your weekend plans. 

No worries. You can still enjoy your typical campfire treats in the comfort of your own home.

There are the makings of s’mores in your pantry, purchased with the trip in mind. Time to make the most of them!

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Want to Make the Easy Vegetable Side Dishes Your Kids Will Love?

Great vegetables don’t need to be complicated — or nuclear colored. These easy vegetable side dishes for kids are delicious and easy to prepare!

Bonus! Get a free printable Eat More Veggies Bingo card to help you and your family eat the rainbow.

dinner table set with salmon and side dishes

I got the text during a busy day running errands. It was shocking. I had to do a double take.

My teenage son had messaged me with a request to buy something. Something I didn’t think my kids would ever ask me for.

When are you going to buy more broccoli?

I wish I would have taken a screen shot. Then I’d have proof.

Yes, it was true! My son was asking me to buy more broccoli. More. Broccoli.

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How to Meal Plan so You Don’t Forget a Thing

Get organized this week for great meals; learn to meal plan so you don’t forget a thing. Download a free printable meal planner to track meal plans, groceries, and meal prep tasks. The week ahead promises to be a crazy one. You’ve had a restful, fun weekend, but now it’s time to get down to business. […]

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How to Make Marinated Chicken for the Freezer in 5 Easy Steps

Chicken in marinade is one of the easiest freezer meals you can make. Save time and money by making delicious marinated chicken for the freezer. I’ve been practicing the art of freezer cooking since the Earth cooled. Or at least since my eldest child was in utero. Seeing as he has now graduated college and […]

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Be Sure to Take Freezer Meals on the Road to Save Money this Year

Hitting the road? Plan on taking freezer meals on vacation with you to save money on food costs. You’ll eat well without breaking the bank. Cheese Enchiladas Summer time! Things are easy in the summer, right? Nope. Things are expensive. Say what? How can summer fun affect your food costs, you say? The activity, hot […]

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Hot Weather Meal Planning: How to Keep Your Cool

Hot weather meal planning looks different than when cooler temps prevail. Use these strategies to make your meal prep easy. The forecast is in. Hot weather is approaching. Oh, sure, we might be having a colder spring this year, but that won’t prevent the temps from climbing. Soon enough, you’ll be looking for ways to […]

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These Cheesy Potatoes are Ultimate Comfort Food

Also known as Church Potatoes, this Cheesy Potatoes Casserole is ultimate comfort food. It’s easy to prep, freezer-friendly, and absolutely addicting. Comfort food. Just the phrase conjures up imagines of gooey mac and cheese, fluffy mashed potatoes, hearty meatballs, and maybe a dish of chocolate pudding. To be sure, comfort food is generally heavy on […]

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Who wants a Chocolate Butterhorn?

Chocolate Butterhorns are yeast rolls filled with chocolate. They are perfect for freezing which makes them perfect for snacking — anytime. You’ll wanna make these today. You know those refrigerator crescent rolls that come in a can? The ones that are so fun to bang on the side of the counter so that the rolls […]

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