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Make-ahead FREEZER breakfasts! French toast sticks, egg muffins (+ Nana’s buttermilk syrup!)

Happy Shelf-Cook May, Freebs! Let’s be honest…who doesn’t need more quick and easy breakfast ideas in their life? And how about topping it off with delicious recipes that actually taste as good when they are make-ahead, FREEZER breakfast recipes? Now we’re talkin’. As y’all have been interested in cooking more this month (yay for shelf-cooking!)

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Kid Snacks & Lunch system! Ideas, hacks, tips, & how we do it! (…And not go broke over snacks)

The other day on Instagram I gave you a glimpse of our snack drawer, and briefly mentioned our lunch system, not thinking much about it. BOY OH BOY did you want to know more! I became flooded with questions about how we do snacks, how we save money with snacks, how we don’t get eaten

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Creative ways to reuse leftover PARTY FOOD! (Soda, chips, cake, veggies trays, and more!)

If you’ve known me for 30 seconds or longer, you know we LOVE to host parties and entertain at our house. We have learned how to entertain without breaking the bank (see loads of cheap entertaining ideas HERE) but a lingering challenge that anyone faces when throwing a party is…what the heck do you do

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How to bake bread! (EASIEST bread recipe…ever.)

If you know me, you know I HATE to bake. And I’m terrible at it. But don’t run! I may not be the best baker, but I’m about to teach you how to bake bread…and will hopefully blow your mind with how EASY this recipe is! All you need is a few ingredients and about

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The Best Homemade Roll Recipe plus to die for Honey Butter

  Hey Freebs! Alisha here, and in case you don’t know who I am, I handle operations here at FunCheapOrFree. I don’t generally write posts, that’s all Jordan, not my forte…but… While Jordan is enjoying Disneyland (check out all the fun and her great tips HERE), I thought it was time to finally share my

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How I grocery shop + stock up on a budget! (My best grocery shopping tips!)

Happy STOCKTOBER everyone! The last week of August, just before #Shelftember started, I did a grocery shopping trip. Before putting all the groceries away I thought “…this may come in handy in October, I’ll record this.” I’m so glad I did! With #Stocktober in full swing, I’ve had so many questions about how I grocery

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The best homemade salsa recipe! (All you need is a blender!) Printable recipe included!

On Instagram recently, I’ve been teasing my new FOOLPROOF homemade salsa recipe (given to me by my friend Tiff, who is now a household hero). It’s not only out-of-this-WORLD, good (Bubba says it’s better than restaurant salsa, which is saying a lot…) but it’s embarrassingly easy. All you need is a blender! The original recipe is

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Emergency preparedness + food storage! Why you need it, how to afford it, and where to start.

Hi Freebs! I know it’s not Thursday (that’s typically when a new video drops over on my YouTube channel) – BUT – I wanted to share this video with you! A few weeks ago for Q&A Tuesday, Bubba and I decided to choose the topic of emergency preparedness and food storage for the Q&A. With

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Leftovers hacks! How to eat leftovers…and actually make them taste good!

Freebs! How is the #Shelftember Shelf Cooking challenge coming?? We are head-first into the first full week, and so far y’all have been EXPLODING MY BRAIN on social media! The meals you are making, the creativity I’m seeing, it’s incredible. If you have no clue what I’m talking about, see all about Shelf Cooking and

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What is shelf cooking? Plus, the official #Shelftember challenge +FREEZER GIVEAWAY!!!

Freebs…pause the DVR, text your mama, and grab a snack… A trend is coming. Over the last few years, I have had an overwhelming amount of people ask for more and more details on how I shop for, cook for, and feed my family (of 7) on a budget. For a long time I’ve wondered

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11 Home Lunch Ideas: Healthy, Creative and Fun!

Back to school is apporaching fast! Although I have some experience in school lunches, this is still some new territory that we are working on. My friends over at Deals to Meals have come up with 11 home lunch ideas that are bound to add some fun for lunch. Take it away ladies: 

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