Checkout 51: Save on Apples, Bananas and Raisins

October 16, 2014

Sign up to receive FREE weekly emails with recipes, coupons and other money saving tips right into your inbox. Become a friend on Facebook too AND/OR join the $5 Meal Plan Family and get meal plans delivered to you each week! New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings […]

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Butternut Cranberry Rice Pilaf ~ 31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes

October 15, 2014

All the flavors of fall in a dinner dish. That’s this rice pilaf! When making this, I used 1/2 cup of wild rice because I have some in the pantry and I’m trying to use it up! You could use all brown rice or even all wild rice if you have some. Wild rice is […]

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Baked Pumpkin Pancakes with Homemade Pumpkin Syrup

October 15, 2014

The pumpkin insanity continues. From my Spiced Pumpkin Latte to my beloved Pumpkin Pie French Toast…we are adding this to list of Erin’s best pumpkin recipes. Y’all. Holy Pumpkin-Moly. Y’ALL. Seriously. You have to make these. If you’re part of our $5 Meal Plan, you’ll be trying these soon. And it’s going to be REALLY […]

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31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes: Homemade Sloppy Joe Sauce

October 14, 2014

No need to buy the cans of sloppy joe mix (with funky ingredients), when you can make it yourself with spices that you probably already have in the pantry, plus a can of tomato sauce…give it whirl and let me know what you think! (As always, add spices to taste and salt and pepper to […]

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Featured Pinterest Board: Quinoa Recipes

October 14, 2014

I love quinoa as it is inexpensive, easy to prepare, and full of great protein and nutrients since it’s a whole grain (as well as gluten free).  It can be used in recipes for all meals including breakfast! Take a look at some of my favorite Quinoa recipes… Make Ahead Pumpkin Breakfast Quinoa (pictured above) […]

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Vegetable Alfredo Sauce ~ 31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes

October 13, 2014

Have you ever made your own alfredo sauce?! If not, I implore you. Challenge you. Demand you. (hehe!) No, I really think you should try it! I love playing with homemade white sauces, and in this case an alfredo sauce with veggies. Creamy, cheesy, salty and delicious over pasta! For this alfredo sauce, I decided to […]

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Butterball, Gerber, Uncle Ben’s, Starbucks, Swanson Broth, Ziploc – Printable Coupons

October 13, 2014
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Lots of great printable coupons are available right now including: Food Household Personal Care Be sure to check out all the printable coupons available at Red Plum, Smart Source, Coupon Network and Coupons.com! Looking for a coupon for an item on your shopping list? Or a coupon for your favorite product? Be sure to check […]

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31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes: Homemade Freezer Jam

October 12, 2014

I will only say one thing about this freezer jam…it’s the best way to make your own jam if you don’t have all the canning supplies, or if you’re afraid to ‘can’ them or just don’t want to! I’ve got the easy step by step directions waiting for you… Homemade Freezer Jam (No Sugar Added) […]

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Updated! Grocery Coupon Match-Ups – Week of October 12

October 12, 2014

{Pin by clicking the Pinterest Button below!} This is your weekly (and friendly) reminder to check out the latest coupon matchups for the following grocery stores, drugstores, and big box & warehouse stores like Target and Costco…click on each link to find the current deals, coupon matchups and extra savings offers! Grocery Stores Aldi Dollar […]

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31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes: Southwest Macaroni ‘n Cheese

October 11, 2014

So many homemade mac ‘n cheese recipes call for making your own cheese sauce. This can be intimidating, I know. Which is why I created this recipe for you…no homemade cheese sauce necessary. This recipe calls for sour cream and shredded cheese to make the creamy-cheesy sauce. One of the reasons that I used the […]

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