Checkout51: Save on Apples + Favorite Apple Recipes


New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings on fresh APPLES! Some of my favorite recipes using different varieties of apples: Honey Mustard Salmon Salad Apple, Cranberry & Chicken Wraps Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Sausage Apple Egg Casserole Caramel Apple Crisp Check out the free grocery app, Favado, to see where apples … [Read more...]

Alea’s Apple, Cranberry, and Chicken Wraps

Apple, Cranberry, and Chicken Wrap

The mornings are getting cooler. It's almost beginning to feel like fall. And with cooler weather comes the cool weather crops. Apples, cranberries, and cabbage will be on sale soon in your grocery stores. I have already noticed that the prices on apples are dropping at the same time the quality is improving. That's the beauty of eating in-season produce - you pay lower prices … [Read more...]

Alea’s Honey Mustard Salmon Salad

Honey Mustard Salmon Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing (425x299)

My husband loves salmon, but it is rather expensive when you have to buy it at the grocery store. One way that I add salmon onto our menu without breaking the budget is by using it in salads. I only need 6 - 8 ounces of salmon to create a flavorful salad. My husband and kids love salmon and could probably eat it broiled without any seasoning. I don't like fish as much as … [Read more...]

Caramel Apple Crisp


I've made many a crisp in my day. And by many, I really mean too many.  You name the fruit, I've probably made the crisp. Well, except not with pomegranates. Thinking that wouldn't work out so well. Anyways, I love how this crisp is made.  You create the caramel sauce and toss it with the apples, rather than just tossing the apples with the brown sugar before tossing them … [Read more...]