The Easiest & Tastiest French Bread Ever!

As someone who has a grocery budget of only $350 for our family of 10, bread is a staple of nearly every meal we eat. Making your own bread is the most cost effective way to feed your family. But, you are also able to control the ingredients that go inside. French bread is our go-to bread for a … [Read more...]

25 Homemade Gifts For Mom

I think as moms we can all agree that gifts of the homemade variety are so special. I love to give (and receive) homemade gifts because they really speak love to the person who is receiving the gift. Many of the ideas I have listed here take time and effort on the part of the giver, and to me, … [Read more...]

Recipe: Instant Oatmeal Packets

Homemade oatmeal packets are so easy, and they are amazingly frugal, too! Here is everything you need to know. (this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a small commission at no cost to you) The ready made oatmeal packets are so pricey, but they are so … [Read more...]

Recipe: Frugal Black Beans

Have you ever prepared your own black beans? It is so easy, and black beans are part of so many amazing recipes, too. Preparing your own dried beans rather than buying cans is a way to save a decent amount of money for next to no work. I also make my own refried beans, too, which is something … [Read more...]