Saving Time In the Kitchen- Giving Yourself A Break

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Over the last few weeks I have shared some of my favorite ways to save time in the kitchen. I have shared tips for menu planning, freezer cooking, and more. Today I wanted to talk about giving yourself a break. Because sometimes we all need to keep it extra simple. I love encouraging people to make homemade food for their family, but I also know […]

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Saving Time In The Kitchen- Freezer Meals

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Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Thanks for supporting this site. Over the years I have done various types of freezer meals. About ten years ago when I was struggling with a lot of health issues I froze thirty to sixty meals at a time. I would cook when I was feeling good, so that we had food to eat when I wasn’t. Over time […]

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Why I Menu Plan and a Meal Planning Printable

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Menu planning is something that I have done for years. I started it way back in my early years of marriage. That would be almost twenty-two years ago. Money was very tight and I did the grocery shopping and menu planning by shopping the sales. If pasta and chicken was on sale we ate a lot of pasta and chicken that week. If tuna fish […]

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Simple Ways to Save Time In the Kitchen

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Between fixing breakfast, lunch, and dinner, washing dishes, cleaning up, shopping, and everything else we do everyday, we spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Today I wanted to share five simple things that you can do to save time in the kitchen. 1. Menu Plan- Take the time to plan your menu for the week or month. I know I have said it […]

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How To Cook Bacon In the Oven

How To Cook Bacon In the Oven

I am finally showing you how to cook bacon in the oven! Cooking bacon in the oven is something that I have done for years, but have never posted about. Every time I mention that I cook my bacon in the oven readers ask me to share how I do it, but I have never done an actual post on it until today. Today I […]

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Easy Chocolate Caramel Cookies

Chocolate Caramel Cookies

Today I have a quick baking tip for you. If you love chocolate and caramel this is for you. Or really if you just love caramel this is for you. Have you seen the Kraft Caramel Bits on the baking aisle near the chocolate chips? I hadn’t seen them until recently. As soon as I saw them I added them to my cart because I […]

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What Is Oleo?

What is Oleo

Anyone know what Oleo is? I am guessing that some of you, if not many of you, know exactly what oleo is. But as I have been going through some of my older cookbooks, I realized that there are some ingredients that are unusual and may turn people off from trying older recipes. I don’t want that to happen. One of my goals for sharing my […]

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Simple Tip for the Best Pot of Beans

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Today’s kitchen tip is a simple tip for the best pot of beans. Adding just one simple ingredient, most of you have on hand, really will take your pot of beans to the next level. Beans are one of the most inexpensive versatile foods in our kitchens, yet so many people overlook them in everyday cooking. Beans are inexpensive to buy. The least expensive way […]

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Foil Lined Crock Pot {Kitchen Tip}

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Today’s kitchen tip goes in the I really should have tried it before now category. Have you ever done that? You read about something or hear about it, but never try it. Then when you finally try it, you wonder why in the world you had not tried it before now. Well that was me with today’s tip. I love my Crock Pot and use […]

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How To Clean a Can Opener {The Easy Way}

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It is Tuesday which means it is the day I share a kitchen tip or a kitchen tool. Last week I shared a favorite kitchen tool, so today I have a kitchen tip for you. Today’s tips is a simple one, but one I use all the time. We open cans all the time in our kitchens. Many of those cans, especially things like beans, […]

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