Yam Pancakes

  I took one leftover yam from dinner (you can leave these in the flesh, and put them in the fridge.  They are great as leftovers or to use in recipes)   Yam Pancakes 1/2 cup of the cooked yam scooped out from it's skin. 1 cup low fat milk 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 tsp. vanilla 1 egg I blended all ingredients in a blender (Magic Bullet Actually), until it was smooth and runny. Then I put in a bowl: 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. salt Then added the Read more [...]

Tasher’s PUMPKIN NUT BREAD

  Tasher's PUMPKIN NUT BREAD 13/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 ½ cups sugar 1 tsp. baking soda ¾ tsp. salt ½ tsp. nutmeg ½ tsp. ground cinnamon 1 cup  Tashers  homemade pumpkin puree or  15 oz. one can pumpkin 2 eggs ¼ cup olive oil 4 TBSP melted butter ¾ cup chopped nuts 1 mashed banana optional Pour into loaf pans and bake 350 degrees for about 1hr 15 min. till you can put a knife in center and it comes out clean.   Other recipes you might like WHAT TO DO WITH THAT Read more [...]

Calorie Cutting Tip: Frozen Fruit

    Banana Soft Serve As I have gotten older, it has become harder and harder not to gain weight, I just look at something and the pounds come on. I have a bit of a sweet tooth and love desert. Ice cream is my favorite after dinner treat. Deciding to cut calories first I would reach for frozen yogurt or sherbet. Then I found out the calorie count for a cup is 140 for frozen yogurt and 260 for sherbet. Frozen fruit is only 120 for that same size cup.   When bananas Read more [...]

Money Savers and Feeding a Family for Under a $1 a Serving

  Super Saver Erin Libranda yearly grocery budget is $800. That is not only for her, but her entire family including her three children and two dogs. Eating out is obviously not an option for this family. She spent many hours in the kitchen trying to come up with healthy good food that her family would enjoy. She has many recipes that are under $1 a serving. Her facebook page is Erin Libranda (Super Saver) the new money savers and freebie seekers! Let's all start finding free stuff, saving Read more [...]

22 Ideas for Those Little Pieces of Soap

    My ex-husband is a pilot, and I asked him to start bringing home hotel soap for a project I needed to accomplish with my children. He got into the habit and over the years we found many uses for those little soap bars. At the time of the divorce we did have a rather large assortment of hotel soap, I got custody of in the divorce. Just about every household has to deal with small leftover pieces of soap and now, you need to stretch the budget a bit. Stop tossing and start collecting Read more [...]

Homemade Hot Pockets

          Homemade  Hot Pockets    Ingredients:   8 Grand’s biscuits, Crescent rolls, or Canned Pizza dough 6-8 eggs (scrambled) 3/4 cup shredded cheese     Directions:   Roll out the biscuits until flat. You just scramble the eggs and mix in the cheese. Then fill the biscuit with a spoonful of the mixture, fold the biscuit over and seal the edges with a fork. Then bake in a 375 degree oven until golden brown about 12 minutes Read more [...]

A Distraction Technique to Make Your Mouth Water

    Today’s tip is a distraction technique to make your mouth water. According to About Divorce, it takes 3 to 6 months on average from the date when the divorce petition is lodged with the court until the Decree Absolute or Final Order. Different courts have different timescales and the process will take longer if either of you delays at any point. A few months is a conservative estimate and if you are ticking the days off until you hit the magic 100, you might find yourself disappointed Read more [...]

Ramen Egg Drop Soup

  Try this easy budget friendly Ramen Egg Drop Soup Recipe.  Ramen noodles have been known for years as the “I am broke food,” just because you may need to be frugal doesn’t mean it has to taste bad. You can jazz up Ramen Noodles in many different and stick to a budget friendly price. They only cost ten to fifteen cents a package when they are on sale at most supermarkets. We will continue to add delicious Ramen Noodle recipes as we find them.     Ingredients 1 package Read more [...]

Divorce Source Radio Episode – Break-Ups, Dating and The Power of Food

    Podcast: Play in new window | Download Welcome to one more jam-packed episode of Single Again! Now What? with Joanie Winberg, Lesley Hatfield and Steve Peck! Today’s show start the ball rolling with a listener email regarding his warm feeling for our shows, and is what drives us to stay on-the-air. You’re forever welcome to join our Single Again! Now what? community at www.Facebook.com/SingleAgainNowWhat, and feel free to drop us a line anytime at DivorceSourceRadio@gmail.com. Steve Read more [...]

Infused Waters

         Infused Waters We all know we need to drink water but did you know; water also helps your body with detoxification, energy and hydration. Start your day by putting as much fruit in water as you like in some water. Now here is the difficult part.... let the water sit for at least 30 minutes before drinking Below is a list of things you can add to your water and what benefits they have. (1) Green tea, mint, and lime --- fat burning, digestion, headaches, congestion Read more [...]