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bananaraisinmuffins

Banana Raisin Muffins

This is one of our favorite muffin recipes. When we cook them we always make a lot and this time ...
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Milkless Eggless Waffles & Kitchen Economy

Frugality is a holistic thing....we need to look at everything we do to determine if we can save money by ...
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Pumpkin Spice Doughnut Holes

Something I will mention repeatedly is that in order to be a successful frugal family you need to be able ...
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5 Tips to Save Money on Breakfast

Aspired Living Last week I gave you some ultra cheap breakfast  items, this week we will continue looking at how we ...
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Five $1 Breakfasts

If the budget is tight and you need to make ends meet stretch or you simply like to save a ...
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The Frugal Breakfast Cornmeal Mush

If you like Cream of Wheat you will probably like Corn Meal Mush which is much the same as Cream ...
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Fried Corn Meal Mush

Rinse a 9"x13" pan with water and pour the cornmeal mush into it. Rinsing pan and leaving the few water ...
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Frugal Whole Wheat Corn Waffles

Whole Wheat Corn Waffles I have a new favorite waffle recipe! If you have a grain mill you can grind ...
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Eating Whole Foods on a budget

We are not an organic family. The term I like to use for the way we try to eat is ...
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Healthy & Thrifty Kitchen: Muffins

I want to encourage everyone in their cooking and feeding your family that you can make tasty and healthy food ...
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Cooking Through Gooseberry Patch

We started cooking through Gooseberry patch by making Blueberry Coffee Cake. Sam's also had blueberries on sale during the shopping ...
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Muffin Monday

No you didn't accidently click on Heritage School House but I just really wanted to share this very tasty use ...
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Rooster Hill’s Banana Raisins Nut Muffins

This is a recipe I modified from the http://www.hillbillyhousewife.com/. We love muffins around here and look for any way we ...
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Frugal Eating: Breakfast

Okay, so I have been looking for super cheap meals that taste good. When I ran across this one I ...
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bananaraisinmuffins

Banana Raisin Muffins

This is one of our favorite muffin recipes. When we cook them we always make a lot and this time ...
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5dinners

Five $2 Dinners

Here are 5 meals tasty meals that I serve to my entire family of 7 for $2. If your cash ...
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Potato Soup

Potato Soup

This is a simple to make soup that really hits the spot on a cold day. You'll never pick up ...
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Homemade Refried Beans

Refried beans are really tasty and when they are homemade they can be healthy too. I want to admit that ...
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potatobar250

Potato Bar

I know sometimes I get home and I am too tired to pull together a big healthy family dinner or ...
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Milkless Eggless Waffles & Kitchen Economy

Frugality is a holistic thing....we need to look at everything we do to determine if we can save money by ...
Read More
pumpkinspice doughnuts

Pumpkin Spice Doughnut Holes

Something I will mention repeatedly is that in order to be a successful frugal family you need to be able ...
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What to do with Thanksgiving Leftovers & a Giveaway

So as we approach Thanksgiving everyone is getting ready to prepare Thanksgiving Dinner for their families, but have you considered ...
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How to Easily Make Dinner in 5 Minutes

Did your science experiment run a muck or was the history project so engrossing that you lost track of time ...
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5 Pumpkin Pie Spice Latte Recipes

Look folks it's fall and it's the time I'll blow a wad of money at Starbucks chasing after their Pumpkin ...
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5 Tips to Save Money on Breakfast

Aspired Living Last week I gave you some ultra cheap breakfast  items, this week we will continue looking at how we ...
Read More

Five $1 Breakfasts

If the budget is tight and you need to make ends meet stretch or you simply like to save a ...
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10+ Uses for Leftover Oatmeal

We eat oatmeal at least 4x per month because it is an expensive, tasty and filling meal. However, sometimes one ...
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Bread Machine Pizza Dough Recipe

My family loves pizza and we tend to like to eat on Friday's during "Family Fun Night". However,  this is ...
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Frugal Pizza Sauce (Pizza Part II)

We started this series on the Frugal pizza last week with our frugal dough. This week here is my Frugal ...
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Frugal Pizza Dough (part 1)

Part of spending less and living well is learning to cook well and for me acquiring wonderful recipes. If you ...
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Leftover Oatmeal Cookies2 C. brown sugar 1 C. butter 3 eggs 2 C. cooked oatmeal 2 C. all purpose flour 2 C. white whole wheat ...
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Leftover Cornmeal Mush: Tamale Pie

This recipe is for a 1940's Tamale Pie that you can use your leftover cornmeal mush to make! Since we ...
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Uses for Left Over Cornbread

Normally, when we make cornbread we usually have some left and you know I HATE to waste so here are ...
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The Frugal Breakfast Cornmeal Mush

If you like Cream of Wheat you will probably like Corn Meal Mush which is much the same as Cream ...
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Fried Corn Meal Mush

Rinse a 9"x13" pan with water and pour the cornmeal mush into it. Rinsing pan and leaving the few water ...
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Homemade Bean & Cheese Burritos

So now you're cooking a really good pot of beans one to four times per month.  Be sure to double ...
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Favorite Recipe’s: Texas’ King Ranch Chicken

My husband doesn't much care for chicken and he thinks casseroles are okay but he loves this creamy bit of heaven. I hope your ...
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Celebrating Fall Traditional Tastes

I love simple traditions that are frugally, joyfully and easily completed. Some recipes and some traditions can be so expensive that we'd have ...
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Frugal Spaghetti Sauce

This is my favorite frugal spaghetti sauce I hope you enjoy it too! Quick, Cheaper & Easy Tomato Sauce 2 tablespoons ...
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Frugal Whole Wheat Corn Waffles

Whole Wheat Corn Waffles I have a new favorite waffle recipe! If you have a grain mill you can grind ...
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Frugal Tip & Menu Plan Monday: Crock Pot Hot Wings

One of the reasons I used to spend so much money at restaurants is that I was not a good ...
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Eating Whole Foods on a budget

We are not an organic family. The term I like to use for the way we try to eat is ...
Read More
muffins250

Healthy & Thrifty Kitchen: Muffins

I want to encourage everyone in their cooking and feeding your family that you can make tasty and healthy food ...
Read More

Cooking Through Gooseberry Patch

We started cooking through Gooseberry patch by making Blueberry Coffee Cake. Sam's also had blueberries on sale during the shopping ...
Read More

Muffin Monday

No you didn't accidently click on Heritage School House but I just really wanted to share this very tasty use ...
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Jalepeno Sweet Potato Soup

We had this at Homestead Heritage and this is the quentisential Fall/Winter soup. It was a wonderful combination of sweet ...
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Sweet Potatoes on sale = sweet potato pie

Sweet Potatoes are .20/# and to me that means it's time to make and freeze some Sweet Potato pies &, ...
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Review: Carpio’s Cahsew Chicken

This recipe is great! Thanks Kaylene I hope all of you looking for good and tasty crockpot meals like it ...
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Sloppy Joes

These are our favorite Sloppy Joe's, if you hate Manwhich you will love these homemade tasties! This is quick and ...
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Rooster Hill’s Banana Raisins Nut Muffins

This is a recipe I modified from the http://www.hillbillyhousewife.com/. We love muffins around here and look for any way we ...
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Lessons on Pears & Yummy Recipe

Well as you know we received a bunch of free pears and I have now made, pies and pear butter ...
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Mr & Mrs Knoll

Paul and Bernice Noll's Window on the World I really hope you've never wondered what I do with my extra ...
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Frugal Eating: Breakfast

Okay, so I have been looking for super cheap meals that taste good. When I ran across this one I ...
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