Berry Explosion Oatmeal

As an avid all things dairy lover, I’ve had to take a step back from it in the name of motherhood. When I eat dairy and then nurse/feed Drew, I’m left with a super cranky baby with tummy issues. Instead of never having cereal ever again, I’ve been loving Almond Milk and apparently Drew does […]

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Olive Garden – Chicken Gnocchi Soup

Olive Garden Italian Kitchen has the best unlimited soup, salad and bread sticks for only $10.99. Every time my family and I go to Olive Garden, I have to get the Chicken Gnocchi Soup and salad. I got this copy cat recipe from Grandparents.com and with a few tweaks, I was able to make it Struggle-ious. […]

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Simple Fruit Dip

Ingredients: 1/4 Teaspoon of Vanilla 7 oz of Marshmallow Creme 8 oz Cream Cheese

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Knorr: Lemon Chicken with Barley Meal Starter

Ya’ll I love a good starter meal as it takes the guess work out of what all should be with the meal. In college, it was Campbell’s Supper Bakes (which they don’t sell anymore) that kinda got me through on my night to cook. This meal starter was only $2.99 at Kroger and it actually […]

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Mother’s Day: German Chocolate Cake

Every since I was little, I remember my Mom always telling me that she appreciates the gifts we would buy her but she loved when we would take the time to make her things. This Mother’s Day, I made my Mom a box cake by Betty Crocker. I know, I’m The Struggle Cook and I […]

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Fuddruckers to the Rescue

Nothing like a fresh extra chrispy chicken sandwich with a side of sweet potato fries for lunch! Oh and you can’t forget the honey mustard, lettuce and cheese. Every time I come here, I get the same thing because there is nothing that compares to it.

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Luby’s

I don’t know about you but Luby’s is like a home away from home for me. It’s also the place you can get a quick, healthy and filling meal for the low, low price. I love Luby’s! Luby’s was the place that my family and I would go to just about after Sunday after church […]

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Stuffed Salmon

This was the hardest meal I have ever attempted to make! To start off, my husband had a grand idea for me to make something that he saw off of Facebook but had no idea where he saw it and expected me to make it without a recipe. My husband is from Jamaica and he […]

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I ♥ The 90’s

My husband must really love me because he knows how much his wife loves 90’s music. My roommate from college watched the kids and even did my makeup so I could feel all pretty and stuff. Best Friend is one of my favorite songs by Brandy. My best friends and I rock this song out […]

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