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Tips for Feeding Picky Toddlers

Moms will do anything (within reason!) for our kids’ health an happiness. So, when my picky-eating toddler got even pickier (how is that even possible??), I decided to get creative! I have tried nutrition shakes, I’ve tried hiding veggies in sauces, juices, and even created my own recipe for Black Bean Veggie Brownies (recipe here). Still, the little Pumpkin would only graze on bites here and there. And milk… Lots and LOTS of milk (at least there’s that). What gives?! My frustration led me to vent on my Twitter, Instagram,…

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DIY Chicken Wire Frame Art Board

Hiya, folks! It’s been a LOOONG time since I’ve posted. Too long. WAY too long. And I’ve missed ya’ll! 🙂 We’ve had a nasty virus pass through our house. First me, then the little Pumpkin, then Junior, then even my parents got it since we’re together so much. The Peanut and my husband, however, are just plain bullet proof. I don’t know how they managed to stay healthy with us coughing all over them, but they did! THANK YOU SWEET BABY JESUS! The last thing I needed was two more…

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Frugal Recipe of the Day: Fish Tacos

This is a delicious, light & fresh recipe that is super easy on your wallet! We often use fresh-caught fish that my husband scores on his fishing outings, but when we don’t have that, I like to use Tilapia. Frugal Recipe of the Day: Fish Tacos Author: Kelli Brink www.foodwineandpoopydiapers.com Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 20 mins Serves: 4 This is a super simple, delicious, and frugal recipe. Ingredients 4 Fish filets. I like Tilapia or any flakey white lake fish. 8 Tortillas Shredded Lettuce…

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Frugal Recipe of the Day: Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

This is a really yummy and rich appetizer or side when you want something a little extra special. It costs SO much less to make them yourself at home than it does to get them in the deli case at the store! YUM! 🙂 Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Author: Kelli Brink www.foodwineandpoopydiapers.com Ingredients 1 package raw mushrooms, cleaned & dried. If they have stems, remove those, but keep. Dice up and add to stuffing mixture. 1 block cream cheese, softened to room temp 1 cup shredded cheese 1 TBS Parmesan…

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Frugal Recipe of the Day: Vanilla-Orange Monkey Bread

If you like my frugal recipes, you’ll LOVE my Ebook! 1 Month of Dirt Cheap Dinners brings you an entire month of easy, frugal & delicious recipes, along with meal plans and shopping lists! Best part, it’s only $1.99! I love this recipe from the Pioneer Woman! This recipe was the first Monkey Bread I ever attempted to make, and now I make it all the time! Soooooo good! 🙂 It’s super easy and really impressive! This recipe was featured as part of my frugal meal plan series. If you…

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Week 2: How I Fed My Family For $48.90 This Week!

If you like my frugal meal plan series, you’ll LOVE my Ebook! 1 Month of Dirt Cheap Dinners brings you an entire month of easy, frugal & delicious recipes, along with meal plans and shopping lists! Best part, it’s only $1.99! Welcome to WEEK 2 in my money-saving meals series! Be sure to check out the rest of the series, too! WEEK 1 Here … WEEK 3 Here The details: We live on a budget to help bring us closer to achieving our dream of being completely debt free! 🙂…

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Frugal Recipe of the Day: Crockpot Baked Potato Bar

This is a simple recipe, that’s not even really a “recipe” at all. This just involves warming things up, basically, so it’s great for a night when you don’t really feel like cooking. 🙂 You can add any toppings you like to this list, this is just a good start. Get as creative as you can imagine! Baked potato bars are fun! Everyone gets to build their own, just the way they like it, with as much or as little as they want. Great idea for parties and big crowds!…

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Sandwich Saturday Recipe: Walnut Chicken Salad Sandwiches

This is a really light & easy chicken salad recipe for busy days! You can easily make it ahead, it’s actually better that way. 🙂 It is so inexpensive to make, and you can use leftover chicken that you might have from last night’s meal. I serve this on crusty grilled Italian bread.   Walnut Chicken Salad Sandwiches on Italian Bread Author: Kelli Brink www.foodwineandpoopydiapers.com Prep time: 15 mins Total time: 15 mins Serves: 4 This is a really light & easy chicken salad recipe for busy days! You can…

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Cocktail Recipe: Dirty Blue Goose Martini from Vino’s Ristorante

Today’s cocktail recipe is my favorite martini from my favorite local Italian restaurant, Vino’s! It’s the “Blue Goose,” which is a Dirty Grey a Goose Martini with Blue Cheese Stuffed Olives.   Cocktail Recipe: Dirty Blue Goose Martini from Vino’s Ristorante Ingredients 3 oz Grey Goose Vodka 1 oz dry vermouth 1/2 oz olive brine Blue cheese-stuffed olives (for garnish) Instructions Pour all ingredients (except olives) into a cocktail shaker half-filled with cracked ice. Shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with stuffed olives. 3.2.1284   Check out…

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Frugal Recipe of the Day: Citrus-Glazed Salmon

This is a great glaze for any seafood, but I especially like it on salmon. I serve this dish with a side of Lemon-Dill Pasta, and a simple salad. So good, fresh, and light! …and FRUGAL! 🙂 Citrus Glazed Salmon Author: Kelli Brink www.foodwineandpoopydiapers.com Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 25 mins This is an awesome sweet glaze that is great on any seafood. I serve this dish with a side of lemon-dill pasta & a simple salad. You could also grill the salmon…yum! 🙂 Ingredients…

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