minestrone soup

Meal Solutions: Minestrone Soup

Meal Solutions time!  These week, we had Minestrone soup and it was delicious!  This is very easy to prepare and takes under 30 minutes!  There are still some cool days left before the hot summer gets here so get you some warm soup while you can! This weeks Meal Solution food items from Walmart are: GV Chicken Broth 14.5oz GV Diced Tomatoes ... Continue Reading


Meal Solutions: Mac and Cheesey Chicken

This week's Walmart Meal Solution is actually something that we used to make all the time back in our broke days.   It's a pretty basic meal but I'll share with you ways to spice it up. The ingredients are: Kraft Mac & Cheese, 7.25 oz Great Value Chicken Breast, 12.5 oz 5th Season Chili Powder Great Value Chunky Medium Salsa Betty ... Continue Reading

macaroni grill creamy basil parmesan

Meal Solutions: Macaroni Grill Creamy Basil Parmesan Chicken Pasta

Oh man, this week's meal solution was delicious!  The pasta, creamy basil sauce, and chicken!  It was a very fast & easy recipe to make too.  Definitely great for working moms to make when they get home. This week's meal solution ingredients were: Macaroni Grill, Creamy Basil Reese's Artichoke hearts Great Value Diced Tomatoes Sara Lee ... Continue Reading

Santa Fe Soup

Meal Solutions: Easy Santa Fe Soup

Oh man you guys, this Santa Fe Soup is the easiest thing to make EVER!   Such simple ingredients that are yummy to the tummy.   I'd love to hear what you guys would do with the following ingredients from this week's meal solution: Great Value Chicken Breast 12.5oz $1.96 Great Value Chunky Mild Salsa 24oz $1.99 Great Value Aseptic Chicken Broth ... Continue Reading

green bean casserole

Meal Solutions – Christmas Sides, What Will You Be Making?

Christmas is almost here and that means gifts, family, and food!  Oh man, the food.  I don't know about you but I always overeat during this time so I'll be glad when it's over and I can start the New Year off fresh!  Until then, here are a couple of sides that I'll be making just in case you need a few meal solutions. With the 4-pack of Green ... Continue Reading

Easy Chili Bake

Meal Solutions – Chili Bake

It's meal solution time!!  This week the theme was "chili".  Because Wolf Chili is, well, already chili, I had to think of a creative way to use it.  I decided on a chili bake that turned out pretty okay. Wolf Plain Chili No Beans, 24 oz., $2.20 Wolf Chili With Beans, 25 oz. $2.47 Great Value Whole Kernel Corn, 15.25 oz., $0.82 Great Value ... Continue Reading

green bean casserole

Meal Solutions – Green Bean Casserole

It's another round of meal solutions and this time there's not too much to think about because the ingredients reflect two very common dishes, especially for the holidays. Here are the list of ingredients for this week's meal solution: Bruce Cut Yams, 40 oz. – $1.98 Jet Puffed Mini Marshmallows – $.84 Great Value Light Brown Sugar, 2 lbs. – ... Continue Reading

Spaghetti with Mushrooms

Meal Solutions – Spaghetti with Mushrooms

Oh man, I was completely uncreative with list of ingredients for this week's Meal Solutions.  And the thing that irks me most, is that once I just decided to cook it like normal, I realized what I should have made!  If I could go back and change it up, I would have made Chicken Spaghetti.  <--Now THAT is good stuff y'all! My mom makes the best. ... Continue Reading

Sloppy Joes Twist

Meal Solutions – A Twist to Sloppy Joes

I know from experience how chaotic & busy life can be and trying to find something to make for supper should be at least one thing you don't have to worry about.   Walmart wants to help with their new Meal Solutions and as a Walmart Mom, I'm here to give you my take and spin on the meal solution that works for our family.   Having such a ... Continue Reading