31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes: Homemade Freezer Jam

October 12, 2014

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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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Drugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of October 12

October 11, 2014
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Which drugstore has the best deals this week on food?! Find out…

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Homemade Freezer Friendly Whole Wheat Pizza Crust

October 10, 2014

Our family loves pizza. Even the dairy free kids. (They get special cheese.) There is just something about pizza. The crust, the sweeter sauce, the cheese, the flavor explosions from the toppings. Or maybe this Americanized Italian food somehow transports us to a world across the ocean to the boot shaped country…and we dream and long […]

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Sunday Coupon Preview – October 12

October 10, 2014
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Find out what coupons will be in this Sunday’s coupon insert…if there are some hot coupons, you might want to pick up a few extra newspapers!

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Spaghetti Squash Miso Soup with Edamame

October 9, 2014

What’s your favorite Autumn soup? Wait, isn’t it just cold or hot soups? Well, maybe. I believe autumn soups are different from winter soups. They might be a little lighter in texture because you don’t need anything to “stick to your ribs” just yet. And they have this color about them. A color that agrees […]

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31 Days of Freezer Cooking Recipes: Freezing Herbs & Homemade Spice Mixes

October 9, 2014

SO. It’s getting towards the end of the growing season and it’s time to think about what to do with your fresh herbs from the garden. Of course, if you have the right space in your house, you could bring them inside and keep them growing. Or you could get them into the freezer…so that […]

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Checkout 51: Save on Fresh Bananas, Carrots and Tomatoes

October 9, 2014

New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings on the following items: Bananas, any fresh = cash back 25¢ Carrots, any pre-packaged = cash back 25¢ Tomatoes, any fresh = cash back 25¢ Check out the free grocery app, Favado, to see where Bananas, Carrots and Tomatoes are on sale for […]

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Freezer Friendly Sweet & Savory Breakfast Muffins ~ A Quick Grab n Go Breakfast!

October 8, 2014

Having a stash of goodies is essential for making it through busy weeknights and weekday mornings! I love having breakfast muffins in the freezer for a quick ‘grab n go’ breakfast. I recently heard a stat from a trusted source that the average American spends 7 minutes on breakfast. All parts of breakfast…preparing it, cooking […]

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