Sesame Chicken Satay: On A Stick Cookbook Giveaway

We continue our Food on a Stick series today with this Sesame Chicken Satay. The inspiration came from the On A Stick Cookbook, but Doug changed up the recipe a bit to make it more budget friendly and a little easier to make. We love the way that the flavors in Asian cuisine always seem […]

Grilled Lemon Garlic Shrimp: Food on a Stick

If you love seafood, or love Red Lobster’s Shrimp Scampi, you will love this Grilled Lemon Garlic Shrimp! You don’t typically think of shrimp when you are planning your budget friendly meal, but actually most seafood including shrimp is a good frugal option. You can find the Shrimp for this delicious treat for under $7.00 […]

Chef Salad: Food on a Stick

We continue our Food on a Stick series today. You won’t have to worry about getting your kiddos to eat their veggies, with this fun Chef Salad On A Stick! Or adults, for that matter! Food on a Stick is everywhere…and I mean everywhere! Have you seen all the amazing food they serve at State […]

Asian Meatballs: Food on a Stick

We have a fun week planned for you!! Food on a Stick! Every day we will share a fun recipe and some ideas for creating Food on a Stick. Inspired by Matt Armendariz and his new book, On A Stick, we thought it would be fun to create some fun food to inspire you also. […]

Maple French Toast Casserole

We love Breakfast food, so much that we will schedule it at least a couple times per month on our menu plan. It’s very frugal and you can change what you are serving from time to time so it doesn’t become boring.  However it can be a demanding meal to make, trying to coordinate everything […]

Pork Fried Rice

Rice is one of the most budget friendly ingredients you can cook with. Whether you are making an easy side dish or a main dish, it’s quick, easy and taste great too. One of our favorite dinners is Take-Out from our local Chinese Restaurant, but to feed the whole family, it can cost around $35. […]

Red Lobster Cheese Biscuits with Homemade Biscuit Mix

Mmm…Red Lobster! It’s my favorite restaurant ever! And the warm Cheese Biscuits…I could make a meal on them! Many, many years ago I came across this recipe in a local fair cookbook and our family has been enjoying them ever since. We wanted to share the Homemade Biscuit Mix with you, and had actually never […]

Parmesan Crusted Chicken with Hellmann’s

Hellmann’s Chicken Challenge is on! Each week on Hellmann’s, two chicken dishes, from Chipotle Lime Crusted Chicken to Baked Buffalo Chicken, will go head to head with the popular Parmesan Crusted Chicken. Doug and I were supposed to be heading to NYC today to help kick off the Hellmann’s Chicken Challenge, but things didn’t work out like […]

Breakfast Scramble and Weekly Menu Plan

We love Breakfast for Dinner! It’s one of most inexpensive meals you can serve for dinner. I usually schedule a couple dinners a month with breakfast items, but I also like to change up what I serve. Recently, I cooked up this Breakfast Scramble and we all loved it. The best thing about a Scramble […]

Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole and Weekly Menu Plan

Happy Labor Day! I hope you are all enjoying your holiday and a little relaxing. We took the weekend off, so we will be working today. Over the weekend we made this delicious Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole and just had to share it with you. It’s simple enough for weeknight meals, but special for holiday […]

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