15 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but often the most challenging. Personally I don’t always make time to eat breakfast – even though I should. But I am far more likely to do so if it’s prepared ahead of time and easy for me to grab and go. This is why I [...]

Bake-Ahead Eggs to Save Time and Money

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For the last few weeks I’ve been baking eggs in muffin tins as soon as I come home from the grocery store. It’s now part of my weekly routine and it’s likely to stay that way for a while since my husband looks forward to his homemade egg “mcmuffins” almost every morning. How I do [...]

Crockpot Freezer Meals

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I embarked on a short freezer cooking adventure last weekend. Four meals in an hour. All meant for the freezer. All cooked in a Crockpot. I just had to do the work once and dinner was taken care of for the better part of the week. It was glorious. Typically, I would’ve doubled or tripled [...]

Frugal Tip: Buying Turkey After Thanksgiving

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It may seem a bit strange to talk about buying a turkey in December. But now is the absolute best time to snag an incredible deal on Turkey and save money on meat. I was able to snag a pretty good deal on my Thanksgiving turkey this year. I paid $0.59/lb at Publix a few [...]

Spinach Lasagna Rolls Recipe

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I’m sharing one of my favorite recipes with you guys today – spinach lasagna rolls.   * My recipe is based off of Domestic Dilettante’s (healthier) recipe with slight adjustments. Head over to her blog for the original low-cal recipe. Ingredients: – 9 Lasagna Noodles – 10 oz Frozen Chopped Spinach – 15 oz Ricotta [...]

How to Freeze Pancakes

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If you’re a fan of the Frugality Gal Facebook page, you may have seen a post I made a few weeks ago about making pancakes for the freezer. So, I thought I’d type up a quick post to show you guys how to freeze pancakes (it’s not difficult at all). First, I cook up the [...]

Vegetarian Breakfast Burritos for the Freezer

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If you’re a regular reader, you know I’m all about some freezer cooking! (Proof: This post). So, it’s no wonder that I came up with this breakfast burrito recipe that freezes like a champ. Even without meat, this recipe is perfectly hearty. The burritos are on the smaller side but oh-so-filling especially when you down [...]

How to Cook Dried Beans in the Oven

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There are tons of tutorials out there about how to cook dried beans. Sure, the traditional way works just fine and produces tasty beans. But, I recently tried out this method of cooking dried beans and love it because it is truly effortless. I love cooking dried beans. They taste better than canned beans. And [...]