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Weekend Wandering

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Happy Weekend!  I finally finished writing my latest book, Unstuffed, this week, which means that this weekend I’ve got big plans to do absolutely NOTHING! I can’t even tell you how good it feels to have that off my plate, especially because I’m so happy with how it turned out. I can’t wait to share it with you all!  I think we may try to go blueberry picking this morning, but other than that, I am looking forward to a whole lot good old fashioned rest and relaxation!  What are your plans for the weekend?

But now on to the good stuff…..here is what I loved this week:

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First of all, this Overnight Oats Recipe with Yogurt from Confession of an Overworked Mom sounds like the perfect healthy breakfast solution for busy mornings!

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Mmm…this Cheesy Ham & Spinach Overnight Breakfast Casserole from Cozy Country Living looks like a good one to add to your Mother’s Day brunch menu!

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This Savory Stuffed French Toast from Frugal Living NW also sounds like a great brunch idea!

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We love grilled cheese sandwiches in our house and my husband is the grilled cheese master! I’m sure  we would all enjoy this Caprese Grilled Cheese sandwich from Carmel Moments! YUM

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This One Pot Linguine Primavera from I Thee Cook is the perfect spring time meal!

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Moving onto the sweets…this Copycat Kentucky Derby Pie Recipe from A Merry Mom is a must have if you are watching the big race!

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This Reese’s Peanut Butter No Bake Cheesecake from Raining Hot Coupons is calling my name!

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These Lime Coconut Cupcakes from My Boys and Their Toys sound delicious!

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Cinco de Mayo is just a few days away–Why not try this Fuego Verde (aka “Green Fire”) a spicy Tequila Cocktail from Blue Crab Martini?

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Of course if spicy is not your thing, this round-up of Cinco de Mayo Drink Recipes from Home Made Interest will definitely help turn your day into a fiesta!

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Onto some DIY crafts and projects…this DIY Honey Lip Balm from Frugal Family Home would be a great gift for teachers or moms!

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These Free Printable Mother’s Day Coupons from Clementine Creative also include a super cute printable envelope to present your gift in!

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Ann’s Entitled Life shares the Top 3 Mother’s Day Gifts for the Gardener. These are great!

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There is something for every mom on this list of 13 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Under $30 from Creative Savings!

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Frugally Blonde shares her list for The Best Things to Buy in May. Some things on this list surprised me!

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These 15 tips on How to Reduce Your Spending from My Stay at Home Adventures are super practical.

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Feeding Big has several tips for eating Healthy Organic Foods on a Budget. Tip number 1 is key!

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 Finally, Retired by 40 put together a list of 14 Frugal Summer Fun Activities for Kids that will appeal to children of all ages!

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What did you love this week?

8 Comments

  1. May 2 at 08:19AM

    Thanks Ruth for including my cupcakes in your round-up! 🙂

  2. Thanks so much for sharing my Cheesy Ham & Spinach Breakfast Casserole in your round up today Ruth! I hope you have a great weekend! 🙂

  3. May 2 at 10:10AM

    Hi Ruth,

    Thanks so much for including my Mother’s Day coupons in your post! What a pleasant surprise to see it here 🙂

  4. May 2 at 11:20AM

    Happy Derby Day! Thanks so much for mentioning my Derby pie! Congratulations on finishing your book. Have a great, relaxing weekend!

  5. May 2 at 12:32PM

    Thanks for sharing my Mother’s Day Gift Ideas, Ruth.

    Have a wonderful Mother’s Day. 🙂

  6. May 2 at 05:22PM

    Thanks so much for including my DIY honey lip balm! So many great ideas.

  7. May 3 at 07:28PM

    Thank you so much for sharing Ruth! I hope you had a great weekend!

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