Large Family Good Eats on a Budget

We are a family of 7. We have allergies in our family so we do not eat dairy, eggs, or nuts. I compiled this list of simple and cheap meal ideas a little while back and thought that I would share it with you. I always focus on the protein. I try my hardest to … Read more

Planning My Menu

Please Note: Our daughter has allergies to dairy, eggs, and nuts, so I generally will not include a recipe with those things in it (unless I plan to modify it). I was really excited to discover that today was a holiday. Victoria Day kind of crept up on me this year, but I am very … Read more

Large Family Good Eats – Water

Water. Water. Water. With spring here and warmer weather approaching, thirst has been increasing in my children (and mom and dad). Instead of promoting juice or dairy (which our children cannot have anyways), I want our children to develop a love for water. I drink water, but I don’t always enjoy it. I will be … Read more

Large Family Good Eats – Recipe Sources

Do you have a large family? We have a large family. We have five children and visiting grandparents to feed most nights. That works out to roughly 9 people on any given night for dinner and sometimes through out the day. We have allergies in the family too (dairy, egg, and nuts). I have made … Read more

Menu Plan Monday

It’s time for Menu Plan Monday again. Our family does not eat eggs, dairy, nuts, or mushrooms due to allergies. I am only including my breakfast and dinner this week because we usually just wing our lunches. Here are my breakfasts (with fruit): Monday –  Leftovers from yesterday morning Tuesday – muffins Wednesday – breakfast … Read more

Menu Plan Monday

Here is my post for Menu Plan Monday. I am trying to get in the habit of linking up my menus every Monday. Our family does not eat eggs, dairy, nuts, or mushrooms due to allergies. I am only including my breakfast and dinner this week because we usually just wing out lunches. Here are … Read more

Pizza Biscuit Casserole

This recipe is egg free and dairy free. Use this Baking Powder Biscuit recipe. Ingredients 1 batch of dough (see above) 1 cup pasta sauce (use your favorite) 1 red pepper (chopped) 1 green pepper (chopped) 1/2 cup or one bunch of green onions (chopped) 2 cups sliced pepperoni For The Pan (9×13 glass rectangle … Read more