Author Archives: Susie Chadwick

Valentine’s Day Treats: Strawberry Lemonade Bars

Lemon bars make a delicious, bright dessert in the winter when lemons are in season.  The pink color makes these Strawberry Lemonade Bars beg to be cut into hearts for a Valentine’s Day treat. Add strawberry puree to the filling … Continue reading

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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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