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Homemade Vanilla Fudge Swirl Ice Cream (No Ice Cream Maker)

Homemade Vanilla Fudge Swirl Ice Cream for those of us that can’t decide between chocolate or vanilla? Yes, please! Last year I came across a super delicious 3-ingredient ice cream recipe that required no ice cream maker.   If you didn’t read the original post, it was quickly declared Mr. Savvy’s favorite ice cream ever, …

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Easy Oven-Baked Barbecue Chicken Recipe

Whether you have no grill or it’s just raining or too hot or cold outside – here’s an Easy Oven-Baked Barbecue Chicken Recipe!  Some of my favorite Summer eats are salads, fresh fruit and barbecue anything with a nice tall glass of sweet iced tea or lemonade. However, we aren’t all lucky enough to have a grill …

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Southern Banana Pudding Recipe With Made From Scratch Pudding/Custard

Southern Banana Pudding Recipe With Made From Scratch Pudding/Custard – that’s quite a mouthful isn’t it? Banana pudding is a common dessert with many different variations, at least here in the south.  Some people use vanilla wafers, while others use Chessmen Cookies. The filling can be made from scratch, or using boxed pudding or even …

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3 Ingredient Homemade Ice Cream Recipe Without an Ice Cream Maker

This 3 ingredient homemade ice cream recipe takes just minutes to put together for some of the creamiest ice cream ever. The best part is you don’t even need an ice cream maker! I don’t know about you, but no matter if it’s nearly 100° or even near 0°, I love ice cream year round. …

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Butterscotch Rice Krisipies Eggs Recipe

One of my favorite things about all the various holidays is having an excuse to make all sorts of special decadent and delicious treats and dishes. While I always look forward to having ham and sweet potatoes on Easter, I also love the sweet treats like carrot cake, chocolate nests, etc. This year I wanted …

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VIPRE Internet Security Review – Keep Your Computer Protected

This VIPRE Internet Security Review was written by me on behalf of Vipre. All opinions are 100% mine. My laptop’s internet security suite recently expired and I was offered to participate in a VIPRE Internet Security review, so I figured the timing couldn’t be any better. I hadn’t heard of VIPRE Interent Security before, but …

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Why is Retirement Important?

This year I will be turning 28. I don’t look at 30 as being old at all honestly, but the closer I get, the more I find myself to be thinking about my future. As many of you already know, I am self-employed through my blogs and freelance writing, which means that my finances and …

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5 Photo Ideas for Father’s Day

In the spring months and moving into summer, it just seems like memory making season doesn’t it? Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduations, family vacations and reunions, birthdays and everything in between. One of my favorite ways to preserve memories has always been photos, which are always a popular gift as well. I have always thought …

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Can a Vacuum Really Cut Down on Cleaning Time? BISSELL CleanView Vacuum Review

Do you feel like you spend a third of your life cleaning? You may be interested in this BISSELL CleanView Vacuum review that just may save you time. Disclosure: I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for BISSELL. I received a product sample to help facilitate my review. BISSELL CleanView Vacuum …

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Broccoli, Bacon and Potato Chowder with Cheese

This broccoli,  bacon, and potato chowder with cheese is a hearty, filling soup that won’t leave you looking for a snack in an hour. This is a sponsored article written by Smart Savvy Living on behalf of Velveeta. Are you a gold digger? You know, the liquid kind. I absolutely am and if you are …

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Good Cook Nonstick Cutlery Review

Can cheaper knives really be quality and get the job done? Read our Good Cook Nonstick Cutlery Review to get our opinion. Smart Savvy Living was provided with products at no cost to us for this Good Cook Nonstick Cutlery Review. All opinions are honest and our own. 2019 Update: I can’t believe we’ve been using …

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Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Mr. Savvy loves this Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe so much, I rarely get to make any other cookie recipe unless I want to hear a ton of whining. One of my favorite desserts is hands down (or up holding one as the case may be), cookies. There’s such a variety of ways you can …

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Money Savvy Michelle is Rebranding to Smart Savvy Living

It’s 4/15/2013 – our 2 year blogiversary – and I have exciting news!   You may have already noticed a few changes over the weekend that Money Savvy Michelle is officially rebranding over the next several weeks to now be known as Smart Savvy Living! There’s no reason to panic, though. Most of our links …

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Homemade Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

This Homemade Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe is the perfect way to start the weekend! Flaky layers of slightly sweetened yeast dough are filled with a buttery cinnamon filling and topped with the perfect cream cheese frosting for cinnamon rolls. As I’ve mentioned in the past, I find it tough to eat breakfast …

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