The Perfect Side Dish {Brown Rice Recipe}


My kids LOVE this brown rice recipe. But, before I give details, you have to know that it is actually NOT brown rice. It is white rice, but since it is brown when you make it, my kids call it brown rice. It is definitely delicious, I can attest to that. Ingredients needed: 1 1/2 c. White Rice 2 cans Beef Consommé 1 can Hot Water 1 Tbsp. Butter 1 Tbsp. Minced Onion Black pepper to taste Add all … [Read more...]

Red Sauce Chicken Enchiladas [All Things Delicious Recipe]


I haven’t made these for awhile, and I made them on Sunday for dinner. The kids love them! I got the recipe from my sister Natalie. Thanks sis!! Ingredients: 8 oz. Cream Cheese 8 oz. Sour Cream Chicken (Either 2 chicken breasts boiled and shredded, or 1 large can of Chicken) I use the canned Kirkland Chicken from Costco 2 cups of Fiesta Blend Cheese Split into 1 cup increments 1 large can of Rosarita … [Read more...]

How I get my kids to eat FISH.


I have THE. BEST. recipe for fish.  It’s pretty intense, so prepare yourself. Step 1: Go to Costco. Step 2: Buy this box of tortilla crusted tilapia: source Step 3: Follow the instructions. The end. I know my friends came to this post thinking it was a joke. Well they were partly right. I do cook at times, but I’m not one to slave in the kitchen all day to put a delicious meal on the table. In … [Read more...]

Fast, Easy, and Delicious Alfredo Recipe


My kids scarf this stuff down, and as a Mom, there isn’t much more a kid can do than to actually eat their dinner to make a Mom happy as a clam. Can I get an Amen!?! For birthdays around here, I let my kiddos choose what we have for dinner that night. Most of the time, my kids pick this for their special night. I know you probably have an Alfredo Recipe already, but this one is GOOD {as opposed to just good} … [Read more...]

All Things Thrifty 2013 Project Wrap Up!


I CANNOT BELIEVE IT IS ALMOST 2014! Yes, I am yelling. It is absolutely insane that this year is over. Every year I put together a post that highlights my favorite projects/posts of the year. 2013 was a busy year around these parts. I’m excited for 2014 and what it has to bring! What was your favorite project at All Things Thrifty this year? Here is a little preview of this loooooong post: Click on the images … [Read more...]

7 simple tips to homemade strawberry peach jam {and instructions}


Yo, yo, yo! I am VERY proud to say that I canned strawberry peach jam all by myself last week. And believe me, if I can do it, I PROMISE you can do it. My Mom has made this kind of jam for as long as I can remember and my husband is a huge fan. Let me be completely honest though, this recipe does not actually have strawberries in it nor is it healthy for you. BUT, one thing I can promise you is that it is delicious. My … [Read more...]

Inside Out Strawberry Shortcake


    **Disclaimer: this dessert is good. Crazy delicious good.  You will want to eat the whole thing. With a fork.  Right out of the pan. It is that good. ** Ha! So one of my besties is an amazing cook and she recently shared this recipe with me. Ever since then, I've been dying to share it with you. It's super easy and like I said, delicious! And  even made from scratch!!! Here we go... Inside … [Read more...]

Triple Cheese Chicken Quesadilla with a Kick {Kid favorite Recipe}


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sargento Foods, Inc. for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. If you are like me, you are always on the run, if you don’t believe me check out my latest instagram photo. Tuesday was plain NUTS! Today I’m going to share one of our “staple” recipes. We have made these quesadillas at least two dozen times and the great thing is that you can adjust the ingredients based … [Read more...]

Baked Creme Brulee French Toast {a Lion House recipe}


You may have noticed that I’ve shared a few more recipes lately. All Things Thrifty now has a section specifically for FOOD! If you need something delicious, hop on over to All Things Delicious to find our latest and greatest tried and true recipes! I don't share recipes ALL the time, but just know this, if I share a recipe, I know it's delicious. Trust me, I don't share anything that isn't worth making. I know it may … [Read more...]

Homemade Pulled Taffy Recipe


Yo, yo, yo! Happy Monday!! As you all know, I’m a Mom of 4 kiddos and we are ALWAYS looking for a fun activity to keep the kids busy these days. If you are like me, summer is KILLING me. HA. Having the kiddos home for the summer is awesome, but keeping them from saying, “I’m bored” is darn near impossible. My awesome MIL made homemade pulled taffy with the kids a few months ago and they haven’t stopped talking about it … [Read more...]