Author Archives: Susie Chadwick

Crock Pot Freezer Meals: Chinese Beef and Broccoli

Keeping freezer meals for the crock pot on hand is a great way to plan ahead to make meal prep easier. This quick sauce is a copycat recipe for Chinese Beef and Broccoli.  Marinate your meat for cooking in the … Continue reading

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Amazon Grocery Deals: Brawny Paper Towels $.72/Roll

This Amazon Grocery Deal on Brawny Paper Towels works out to $.72 per regular roll and ships to your house for free. Brawny Giant Roll Paper Towel Pick-a-Size 24 Ct. Subscribe & Save Price: $28.41 Clip $2.50 Coupon on the … Continue reading

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10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers

10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for crafting, especially with little ones. Here are ten Valentine’s Day craft ideas for preschoolers, from homemade cards to ways to teach about Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day Craft … Continue reading

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DIY Heart Envelope Card

Here’s a quick-and-easy Valentine’s Day craft.  With these simple instructions, you can make a cute heart card that folds into an envelope.  These heart envelopes are perfect for Valentine’s Day cards.  You could also use a heart envelope to send … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning Method #2: Dry Erase Frame

Weekly Menu Planning Method #2: Dry Erase Frame Here’s a new idea for keeping track of your weekly menu plan, shared by musicalmommy in our Frugal Moms Forum. She repurposed an old picture frame into a dry erase menu planner. … Continue reading

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Lemon Kale Salad Recipe

This is a kale salad for people who don’t like kale.  Kale is a popular nutrient-rich green.  It’s high in fiber, Vitamin A, and Vitamin C, and is full of iron, antioxidants and more.  But it can be tough and … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning Method #1: iPhone Calendar App

When it comes to creating a weekly menu plan, I just plan dinners. We usually eat leftovers for lunch, or I make up some pasta to eat with jarred spaghetti sauce.  Other quick lunches include sandwiches or tortillas. Weekly Menu … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tip: How to Juice Key Limes + Limeade Recipe

Citrus fruits are in season if you live somewhere they grow. I was recently gifted a bag of tiny key limes, along with this great kitchen tip for how to juice key limes.  This way of juicing key limes is … Continue reading

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Lego Deal: Castle Forest Ambush $8.74 (Reg. $11.99)

Right now you can grab the Lego Castle Forest Ambush Set for just $8.74 + Free in-store pick-up at Walmart. See more recent Toy & Game Deals.

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Valentine’s Day Hand Print Craft

Make a personal Valentine’s Day card with your kids by making hand print hearts and finger print hearts.  These Valentine’s Day cards are perfect for sending to grandparents or other far away family members.  You can use finger paints or … Continue reading

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