Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies On A Southern Mom!


It’s cookie time! Check out these Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies that I just posted on A Southern Mom. These cookies are SO good and have an added benefit for nursing mothers (but can be eaten by EVERYONE, I promise!). Just take a look at these yummy pictures: Mmm! Click here to check out these tasty cookies on A Southern Mom! Related posts: Tot Tuesday: Best Chocolate Chip Cookies EVER! Frugal Recipes: Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie (Your Hips Won’t Thank You) {Read More}

Check Out My Enchilada Casserole Recipe!

Enchilada Casserole

Who here loves Enchiladas!? Here’s a quick and easy weeknight enchilada casserole that uses an unusual ingredient! I think you’ll love it! We do! Click here to check out my Enchilada Casserole recipe.  Enjoy! Related posts: Frugal Recipe: Easy Sausage Breakfast Casserole Check Out My Easy Muffin Recipe! Frugal Recipes: Creamy Chicken Noodle Casserole

Homemade Taco Seasoning & Italian Dressing Recipes

  I just posted 2 awesome seasoning mixtures on A Southern Mom!   Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe Homemade Italian Dressing Recipe These will BOTH be used in a recipe that will be posted later this week. Yes, that’s right! I hope you’ll go check them out! Related posts: Frugal Recipes: Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix Frugal Recipes: Mouth Watering Italian Meatloaf Italian Sausage Soup: A Hearty & Wholesome Soup You’ll Love

Check Out My Easy Muffin Recipe!


Mmmm, fluffy on the inside with a bit of crunch on the outside. Covered with melted butter, cinnamon and sugar. I stopped at one. My kids did not. Let’s see how you do? Check out this delicious easy muffin recipe I posted on A Southern Mom! Related posts: Cinnamon Toast Recipe: A Special Good Morning Treat Frugal Recipes | Heart Healthy Olive Oil Butter Family Blog Fun: Muffin Tin Mania

A New Chicken Alfredo Pizza Recipe PLUS A New Website Announcement!


I’m starting something a bit new! From now on, the majority of recipes, crafts and tutorials will be posted on my new blog “A Southern Mom“. The reason for this is that Family Friendly Frugality has always been very deal focused. That’s great because I love great deals! That said, I work really hard on the tutorials, recipes and crafting posts but they get lost in the shuffle here on FFF really easily.  Spending 6 hours on a post only {Read More}

Mini Ham and Swiss Party Rolls (Can Be Prepared Ahead of Time!)

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This recipe was submitted by Amy Jestus. You can see Amy’s other recipe contributions here.  (Got a great recipe to share? If you have a picture and the directions/ingredients typed up, send it my way to share with the whole FFF community!  Email me heather @ Amy’s sister-in-law brought these over after she had a baby last year and they were a total hit! Thanks Amy (and Amy’s sister in law)!   Mini Ham and Swiss Party Rolls Ingredients: {Read More}

Roast Beef & Mushroom Tacos w/ Avocado Salad


Like it? Pin it! Pin It This recipe was submitted by a wonderful reader. Thank you Amy Jestus for contributing such a yummy recipe to Family Friendly Frugality! It’s going on my menu plan for next week! Do you have a favorite recipe you’d like to share? Email me heather @ Roast Beef & Mushroom Tacos w/ Avocado Salad (The base for this recipe came from Rachel Ray, which I’ve “tweaked ” – because it’s what I do! **smiles**) {Read More}

FREE eCookbook: Frugal Recipes: 26 Easy Ground Beef Recipes for Dinner!


FREE eCookbook: Frugal Recipes: 26 Easy Ground Beef Recipes for Dinner I know you love freebies AND great recipes! Head on over and download your FREE eCookbook–Frugal Recipes: 26 Easy Ground Beef Recipes for Dinner. As we all continue to strive to cut costs in this struggling economy, having a great collection of easy frugal recipes on hand is important. There’s one ingredient that’s very universal to cook with and very budget friendly – ground beef! With this collection of Frugal Recipes: 26 Easy {Read More}

How To Make Homemade Mayo…for Mayo Lovers ONLY


How To Make Homemade Mayo…for Mayo Lovers ONLY (Mayo Haters Might Want To Steer Clear) I am not ashamed to admit that I love mayo.  I know not everyone does, and if you don’t love mayo (and aren’t willing to try to learn how to make homemade mayo to see if you MIGHT just like that better)…you should probably go back to the home page and find something that doesn’t involve this particular condiment. HOME. Okay, so now I’m going {Read More}

Cinnamon Toast Recipe: A Special Good Morning Treat

Homemade Cinnamon Toast

Enjoy this Cinnamon Toast Recipe: Pin if you like! Pin It This post is part of the Tot Tuesday series. It’s also included in the recipe section.  This morning, I wanted to make something a bit special for the kids for breakfast. Every once in awhile I like to do something “treat like” for them. Usually it’s on special days (like the cake batter pancakes for my daughter’s birthday). Sometimes though, it’s just because I love them and want them {Read More}