Judy’s Freezer Meal Workshop: the Details!

Judy’s Freezer Meal Workshop with Sunset Gourmet Products Contributed by Judy Brander The question is –  What is it and will it be a time & money saver? What is it: “What’s for dinner?” Is that a question that is asked at your home each day at 4:00pm?  Eating at home saves you money and … Read more

DIY: Face, Foot & Hair Scrubs

Do you like homemade beauty and body products? I am starting to whip up some these days. Starting with SCRUBS. Here are a few I have found to try. It has me looking forward to some pampering. Courtesy of dabblesandbabbles.com Oatmeal Honey Face Scrub: This is so simple and only 3 ingredients. Your face will … Read more

Easy Macaroons 《Frogs》

Here is a quick and easy Macaroon recipe I just finished making! Delicious and fast! ~ Amanda 6 tbsp cocoa 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup milk 1 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla 3 cup oatmeal 1 cup coconut   Boil first 4 ingredients for 2 minutes. Remove from heat and add vanilla. Add coconut … Read more

Make Ahead: Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast Burritos We have tried different variations of these over the past few years. They are quick, easy and so filling in the mornings! Below is the basic recipe and I will add variations at the end. The possibilities are endless.  Feel free to share your ideas and suggestions for various combinations and flavours. Ingredients: … Read more

DIY Fabric Softener

Here is another Guest Post from Vera! She brought us a great tutorial on how she plans her school lunches, now she is back with DIY Fabric Softner…and more to come. Thank you Vera for the contributions on the site. Well once again I was getting creative. I had planned to make my own fabric … Read more

DIY Laundry Detergent Liquid

While experimenting with Laundry soap, cost, ingredients, etc. I came to realize that although the Powdered version is very fast to mix up, and more compact to store, THIS recipe is much more Frugal. This recipe is very Easy and the most Frugal so far! The previous post for Powdered Laundry Detergent was much faster, … Read more