Tips for Organizing your Refrigerator

Here we are on our third week already of Organized Kitchens. We have tackled the Pantry and the Spices. I am absolutely loving our new Spice drawer with all the clearly marked and organized spices. Today we are tackling the Refrigerator. I’m sure you have been there a time or two – you open the […]

How to Organize Spices

We are tackling our Kitchen and getting it organized. Last week we shared lots of ideas for you to get your Pantry Organized. Today we are working on the Spices. Our spice cupboard was well…a disaster…organized chaos is maybe a better term. But now, the Spices are Organized – easy to find which saves us time and […]

Kitchen Organizing Ideas: Pantry

Often at the beginning of a new year, we are all in need of getting organized. I’m not sure if it’s because we have had a full year of letting things get cluttered, or it’s just a great time to focus on catching up. In an effort to get ourselves organized, we thought you may like […]

How to Freeze Mashed Potatoes

The holidays can be overwhelming, especially if you are hosting a big dinner. But if you have a few special tricks in your back pocket, like how to freeze Mashed Potatoes, the holidays can be much easier than you think.  Add these to your recipe box as well… Garlic Ranch Mashed Potatoes – 25 Days […]

How to Freeze Leftover Canned Pumpkin

I don’ t know about you but I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve made a recipe with canned pumpkin that call for less than a full can of pumpkin filling. Then placing the partially used can in the refrigerator with a full intention of using the remaining pumpkin in another recipe later. […]

How to Care for Cutting Boards

We love sharing recipes with you every week that are delicious and easy on your pocketbook, yet we would be remiss if we failed to share other money saving kitchen tips that we have learned over the years. Some of them definitely have been learned the hard way. One such lesson is that saving money is all […]

How to Grill the Perfect Summer Vegetables

One of the best things about Summer is all the fresh vegetables and fruits, especially if they are grilled. Although grilling vegetables seems pretty simple, sometimes it can be tricky. Today we are sharing some helpful tips for you on How to Grill the Perfect Summer Vegetables. Whether you grow your own, hit up the […]

How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

Bacon – I have a love-hate relationship with it. I love to add it to recipes and of course eat it. I hate the mess it creates when it’s cooking. So, several years back I started cooking bacon in the oven, there is less mess and the bacon cooks evenly.  Add these to your recipe […]

How to make Taco Bowls

The weather is finally warming up, and you know what that means…salads, and we love Taco Salad in our house! Making your own Taco Bowl is really easy and takes about 5 minutes. And they are pretty healthy too, because they are baked not fried. They also take just 2 ingredients and supplies you probably […]

Tips to Conserve Water in the Kitchen

It seems as if everyday we are reminded of some area of the world that is facing drought conditions. Most recently the western United States is in the middle of what some believe is the worse drought conditions they have ever faced. We all should learn from what they are going through and learn how […]