25 Easy Chicken Drumstick Recipes for Dinner Tonight

25 Easy Chicken Drumstick Recipes for Dinner Tonight

Make dinner tonight easy and wallet-friendly with these 25 easy chicken drumstick recipes. Your family will love ‘em! Once upon a time, I hated routines. The monotony of doing the same thing the same way was maddening to me. But the busier we get, the more I appreciate the things that make life easier. So we’re…

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Meal Planning: 18 Beef Recipes, and Some Interesting Tidbits about Beef

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Looking for some beefy inspiration for dinner tonight? These 18 beef recipes and some tips will help make dinnertime easy. This post was sponsored by The Beef Checkoff Program via The Motherhood, but all opinions are my own. A perfectly grilled steak. Some roasted asparagus. Maybe a baked potato dressed with cheddar and bacon. There’s…

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Working Mom’s Notebook: 15 Recipes with Five Ingredients or Less

15 Dinner with Five Ingredients or Less

Does your life feel like a marathon some days? Mine does. But armed with quick and easy recipes with five ingredients or less, dinner doesn’t have to add to the stress. Let’s face it: Days can be so unpredictable. Yesterday, I had the best intentions of coming home and whipping up a lasagna. The ingredients…

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30 Slow Cooker Recipes for Soup, Stew and Chili

30 Slow Cooker Soup Stew Chili Recipes

With school in session, easy dinners are the name of the game — and it doesn’t get any easier than slow cooker recipes for soup, stew and chili. When I was apartment hunting in Maine back in June, there were a few things I was looking for. First, I wanted a two-story rental where the landlord…

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Simplest Summer Vegetable Miso Noodle Soup

summer veggie miso noodle soup

Our local farmers market opened for the season yesterday (finally!). It used to be an all-organic market that was held just down the street from me. Just minutes away, it was tucked away in the parking lot of a local church. Then it moved a little downtown then a little across town. Throw in a…

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Cucumber, Carrot and Edamame Salad

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There is so much good all around us, if we only take the time to see it. Goodness is bright and beautiful. It fills us up and reminds us that we aren’t alone. That’s such an important thing. Good was in the Christmas cards that arrived, sharing the kindest of well wishes in the aftermath…

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Stress-Free Thanksgiving: 3 Ways to Save Money on Your Meal

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The kids and I are about to hit the grocery store for our Thanksgiving supplies. But first, I have a few tips for how you can eat well without overspending this Thanksgiving. 1. Pay attention to price tags It’s easy to glance at price tags and only see the big numbers. But a closer look…

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