Leftover Turkey Ideas


Here’s a few simple and easy ideas of how you can use it up and not waste any of your bird. And if you have time, why not spend a couple of hours creating a few dishes to freeze for later….will save you time and money in the long run.

4 Ingredient Super Easy (What I Make EVERY Year) Cranberry Relish


Out of all the ones I’ve tried, this cranberry relish from Tyler Florence is hands down, the best.

Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars


These pumpkin cheesecake bars are super easy to make due to using a boxed pound cake mix. They take about 10 minutes to prep, 30 minutes to bake and taste so good.

Talking Turkey….What Kind, How Much, How To & More….


Ever wonder what the turkey labels really mean? And is fresh better than frozen? Organic healthier than not? Should you spend the extra dollar amount on a natural turkey?

Tarragon-Stuffed Chicken, Brandy Gravy, Spaghetti Squash and Broccoli – $10 or Less Meal


This is delicious, moist and the tarragon smells so good while the chicken is cooking. If you don’t need or want a big turkey for Thanksgiving, this would be perfect for a smaller, more intimate meal.

Homemade Soft Pretzels – At About 33 Cents Each

Homemade Soft Pretzels - At About 33 Cents Each - 719woman.com

I have always wanted to try making homemade pretzels or pretzel buns but was always overwhelmed just reading various recipes. The recipes looked so complicated I just didn’t want to put in the effort and it’s not like I eat them all the time so I kind of just forgot about it. But in the […]

“Not For Company” Crock Pot Chicken – $10 or Less Meal

"Not For Company" Crock Pot Chicken - $10 or Less Meal - 719woman.com

I got this recipe from my friend Sarah, who admittedly, is not the most enthusiastic cook. Before Sarah was married and had children, her typical dinners consisted of a bowl of cereal or a pan of Tuna Helper. Sarah and her husband take turns cooking dinner and believe me, when her turn comes, she’s racking […]

Spaghetti alla Carbonara


This Tyler Florence recipe works perfectly as a meal for $10 or less! I have always been scared of making Spaghetti Carbonara because of the raw egg, but it turns out: it’s easy and totally safe! So come watch my step-by-step video and enjoy this delicious recipe.

What To Do With That Leftover Halloween Candy


No matter how many trick-or-treaters we have come to the door, we always have leftover candy. And if I don’t do something with it, other than just leaving it in the cabinet, I’ll end up eating every single piece. You can easily turn the candy into other types of treats, use it for other occasions or even donate it….here’s a few ideas.

Apple-Pumpkin Brown Betty…..So Easy Even I Can Make It!


This is really, really delicious and didn’t take much prep work. And oh my gosh, the house smelled so good as it baked. I think this would be fun to bake in the really small pumpkins too for individual sized portions…more work scooping all the pumpkins but fun for the family or company. I will make for our Thanksgiving dinner too.