Meal Planning

This Is the Best Day and Time to Shop at Costco

How do you do Costco? For me, the wholesaler is often the place I go for a leisurely and investigative shopping trip. I wander the aisles looking for treasures, get a few thousand steps in, and if I’m feeling indulgent, grab a hot dog or a soft serve cone on my way out for a […]

Everyday Meals

National Cookie Day 2019: Where to Get Deals and Free Cookies

The holiday season is all about cookie-eating opportunities, so it makes sense that National Cookie Day—one of the many food-themed holidays we can barely keep track of—falls on December 4. Each year, brands including Mrs. Fields and Insomnia Cookies offer tasty deals for their customers to celebrate, and 2019 is no different. Free Oreo milkshakes, […]

Everyday Meals

National Taco Day 2019: Where to Find Free Tacos and Other Deals

Although National Cheeseburger Day and National Coffee Day weren’t all that long ago, there’s already another “national food day” on the horizon—National Taco Day. On October 4, several restaurants including Taco Bell, On the Border, and Long John Silver’s (yes, they have tacos) will be offering deals and free tacos to celebrate. Taco Bell has […]

Soups

Busy Day Slow Cooker Taco Soup Recipe

“Kid-friendly and easy to throw in the slow cooker on a busy day! Top with tortilla chips, cheese, and sour cream.” Ingredients Adjust US Metric 1 pound ground beef 2 (14.5 ounce) cans whole peeled tomatoes 1 (15 ounce) can kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1 (15 ounce) can pinto beans, drained and rinsed 1 […]