Category Archives: dinner

Recipe Reduction Rehab: Upside Down Pizza

I love watching a show called “Recipe Rehab.”  I love all of the new recipes I see there.  I do have one problem with the show.  When I take a family favorite and make it healthier, I want it to … Continue reading

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A Kink In The Plan…Already!

This was written yesterday and finished today with a photo: Well, it the first day of my meal plan, as many of you may suspect, I have a kink in the plan from day 1! Sweet Pea, Music Man, and … Continue reading

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Lori’s Cranberry Salad

Do you ever have those moments that you need to get something done, but you just can’t make a final decision??  The older I get, the harder it is for me to decide.  Maybe it is because I am just … Continue reading

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Two Week Meal Plan

Hi! I have not been around for a while, we have moved recently and are in the throws of renovation, we just finished up football season, and so many other things that keep life jumping!! I recently joined a couple … Continue reading

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Taco Pie (Adapted)

Good morning!  I am so excited about my freezer cooking, menu planning, money saving meals!  I am also finding that so many recipes are very adaptable to my family, even if changes need to be made. I decided to make … Continue reading

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Chili Noodle Casserole (Freezer Friendly)

This recipe was originally called “Mystery Dish.” Having worked in a school for a couple of decades, the title wasn’t appealing! Although, I must say, that the cafeteria ladies I worked with were amazing people and wonderful cooks. The cafeteria … Continue reading

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Chicken Tetrazzini (Freezer Friendly)

Here is another recipe adapted from the 1966 America’s Favorite Recipes. The original recipe was contributed by Mrs. Paul L. Lewis, Owingsville, KY. I have adapted the recipe to be freezer friendly. CHICKEN TETRAZZINI” 1/3 cup oil (I prefer bacon … Continue reading

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