Infographic: Do Me A Flavour!

Have you ever tried chocolate and onions together? Or how about coconut and eggs? Sounds a little funky, huh? However, they go surprisingly well together! I love finding out about new, weird food combinations that taste good together. Here is a fun infographic for bizarre food combos and the science behind the flavors to try […]

6 Ways to Make Water Yummy This Summer

6 Ways to Make Water Yummy

Nothing beats a nice glass of ice water on a hot summer day. Although, if you’re like me, drinking the recommended 8 daily glasses of water can become like a chore and can be so… blah. Water doesn’t have to be boring, though. Adding fruit to water can give it a whole new twist, and […]

How Free Apps Can Help You Organize and Cook Exquisite Meals

The title pretty much says it all, so without further introduction, we will present you an awesome way to organize your grocery shopping list, find tasty recipes, cook exquisite meals and we will even give some practical advice on kitchen economics. The only thing that you need is a smartphone! What’s cooking? You should actually […]

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Frugal Diet Parenting Tips

Parenting is one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences in a life of a human being. At the same time it ‘comes’ with certain responsibilities and even hardships. Though many of us would think that being a parent is an instinct there are certain things that a new father or a mother needs to […]

Easy DIY: St. Pattys Day Cookies

If you want to do something a little special for St. Patrick’s Day, mix a few drops of green food coloring into premade cookie dough and reshape into cookies then bake. Bonus points if you shape them into 4 leaf clovers.  Easy and delicious! Image By slgckgc [CC-BY-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons  

Picnic in Syle For International Picnic Day!

Picnics are simply lovely. Did you know that Wednesday, June 18 is International Picnic Day? Grab your basket and head outside! Disclosure: may occasionally use Infolinks and ShopStyle to monetize products links on the site. If you click the links, I make a small commission. Pretty Picnic Baskets photo by: Emily Carlin

Happy 2014 National Doughnut Day!

Did you know that Friday, June 6 is national doughnut day? My favorite place in the world to get doughnuts is a little place on the boardwalk at Carolina Beach called Britt’s Doughnuts. It has been there for as long as I can remember and one of our family’s favorite summer traditions is to head […]

5 Awesome Recipes in Honor of National Pecan Day

Did you know that April 14 is National Pecan Day? Pecans are a healthy and delicious snack that makes a hearty ingredient that is full of all kinds of vitamins and minerals. Here are some of my favorite recipes that are packed with pecans: The Mother Load Of Pecan Recipes Sugar Coated Pecans Recipe Cinnamon-Sugar […]

Goodbye, Leftovers – Hello, Gourmet Meals!

According to a 2012 study by the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans waste approximately $165 billion worth of food annually, averaging about $2,275 for a family of four.  And though frugal parents are often trying to find the best prices on their children’s favorite foods, perhaps it’s time to focus on saving money (and the […]

Super Healthy Vegetables

Super Healthy Vegetables You should Start Growing Today Vegetables should be part of everyone’s diet, because they contain an abundance of nutrients and dietary fiber. By getting the recommended five to nine servings per day, you can bolster your immune system and decrease your chance of diseases like cancer and diabetes. Here are the healthiest […]

Foods High In Proteins for Vegetarians

People who follow the path of vegetarianism are bound to certain rules pertaining to their food intake which puts a question mark on whether their bodily requirement of protein is successfully met. Being the building blocks of our body, a daily intake of protein ranging between 0.8 and 1 gram to account for 1 kg […]