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Get Your Free Budget Friendly Menu Plan and Shopping List

Posted on September 25th, 2015 by Karee

Free Budget Friendly Menu

We hear it all the time. Families are looking for a way to keep grocery expenses down, but schedules are so busy it’s hard to focus on it and no matter the good intentions, the budget gets lost and spending gets out of control. We want to encourage you though, because the easiest way to [&hellip

5 Money Saving Must-Have Freebies

Posted on August 21st, 2013 by Karee

We stay super busy here putting together menus that are going to allow our members to put dinner on the table for their families without breaking the bank in the process. We’re all about budget friendly meal planning, shopping the sales, pricing recipes and giving our members the best budget friendly recipes week after week. [&hellip

Blackberry and Peach Crisp

Posted on July 15th, 2013 by Shani

Blackberry and Peach Crisp from Build A Menu

If you haven’t visited your local Farmer’s Market yet this summer, I highly encourage you to do so.  The summer produce is really starting to come off in our area and our tummies, and taste buds, are enjoying the bounty! How about a Fresh Blackberry and Peach Crisp recipe to get you motivated to support [&hellip

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk Substitute

Posted on June 24th, 2013 by Shani

You know there are some recipes that just need Sweetened Condensed Milk and there just isn’t much you can do to replace it.  For those needing to avoid milk, here is a great way to make our own.  Now, you can revisit the family recipe box and dig out those previously off limits recipes.  Without [&hellip

Homemade Starbucks Latte

Posted on April 11th, 2013 by Shani

Homemade Starbucks Latte

Raining ice in April?  Really??  Since we learned how to make Homemade Green Tea Latte last week on the BAM blog, it’s probably time we give all our coffee loving friends equal time.  Today would be a great day, after all, for a little Starbucks if only we were willing to dodge the pellets.  Here’s [&hellip

Allergy Friendly Menu Plan

Posted on March 29th, 2013 by Shani

Allergy Friendly Menu Plan

After hearing regularly from folks with special dietary needs, Karee and Lisa have decided to add an Allergy Friendly Menu Plan to Build A Menu. What a blessing that will be to so many!! The new menu plan will include main dishes that serve 4-6 that are dairy, gluten, egg, and nut free.  There will [&hellip

Substitutions for Dairy

Posted on March 28th, 2013 by Shani

substitutions for dairy

When initially faced with a food allergy or intolerance diagnosis, for yourself or a family member, it is completely natural to go into panic mode and assume that all those favorite recipes are simply no longer an option.  I vividly remember, after discovering our infant daughter had multiple, life threatening food allergies, standing at the [&hellip