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Homemade Chicken Pot Pie Recipe (Freezer-Friendly)

Chicken Pot Pie | Life as Mom

Chicken Pot Pie is a sure-fire favorite at my house. Flaky, buttery crust surrounds chicken, vegetables, and a delectable homemade gravy for delicious comfort food. Years ago when I had my second baby I was surrounded by good cooks who spoiled me once the baby was born. This Chicken Pot Pie was the first homemade […]

Cook Once, Eat Three Nights – Fancy Tricks to Save You Time

Can you picture a scenario where you cook once and eat three nights in row without a lot of extra work? I’ll show you how! If you get my weekly Tip Sheet, you know that occasionally I ask for your feedback on things that impact our lives as Moms. While I love getting to write […]

Pear and Blue Cheese Salad with Maple Spiced Pepitas

Enjoy a simple but elegant starter with this Pear and Blue Cheese Salad with Maple Spiced Toppings. All of it is make ahead so you can enjoy it to the fullest. I’ve always been big on salads. Ever since I was a little kid and I packed a green salad with Italian dressing in a […]

How can YOU save money on food costs?

Looking for ways to save money on food costs? The answer may be closer than you think. The solution is only as far away as your kitchen cupboards. I’m often asked what is the best trick for folks who want to save money on food costs. There are so many clever ideas floating on the […]

Weekly Meal Plan to Print & Cook #8 (The Chicken Plan)

Make the most of your time and resources with this winner chicken dinners meal plan featuring easy, budget-friendly, kid-approved recipes. Chicken Pot Pie is probably one of my kids’ top meals. There are rarely any leftovers. They request it often. My only hesitation is that there are several steps to making it. I solve this problem […]

Honey Lemon Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Looking for a more wholesome sweet? Try these Honey Lemon Cheesecake Bars, naturally sweetened with honey, and packed with sweet-tart lemon flavor. A few years I did a Whole 30 when I went without sugar, grain, and a bunch of other foods I had previously thought I couldn’t live without. I discovered that as much […]

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe

Bake someone happy with a batch of these Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. Easy and delicious, they are perfect for breakfast and for tucking into lunch boxes. Growing up muffins came from a mix from a box. Most of the time. Unbeknowst to me, my mom had a muffin recipe MEMORIZED. I remember the first time […]

How to Make Snacking Healthier (Plus 20 Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids)

Want to improve your family’s diet? Check out these healthy snack ideas to offer your kids better choices and feel good about what you feed them. This post contains affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I really appreciate it. I […]