Category Archives: dinner

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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Ham and Corn Au Gratin (Freezer Friendly)

HAM AND CORN AU GRATIN  (Freezer Friendly)   This is another recipe from the 1966 Cookbook Collection: Favorite Recipes of America; Casseroles For this recipe you will need: 2 c. cooked ham, chopped or cubed (any ham will do, including … Continue reading

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Oriental Style Hamburger Hash

This recipe is also from the old cookbook collection I posted about yesterday. I will be using recipes from this collection for a while, as they are tried and tested family recipes, and go well in the freezer. Oh, and … Continue reading

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Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

I love those little frozen pot pies in the freezer section. I wanted to have a more frugal and healthy alternative. I found a Chicken Pot Pie recipe in the 1996 Southern Living Annual Recipes (pg. 75, submitted by Angie … Continue reading

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Super Quick, Frugal Meal: Beef and Gravy Casserole

This is another great recipe from Better Budgeting. This recipe is so easy and it is a comfort food.  I make the beef and gravy as directed in the recipe, but sometimes, I use mashed potatoes instead of rice!  Talk … Continue reading

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Super Quick, Frugal Meal: Chili Pie

This is one of the simplest meals I have found lately and it is quite frugal. I found the original recipe (Chili Tacos) on Better Budgeting.  I joined this site a few years ago and there is so much helpful … Continue reading

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Grilling Pizza

I have always wanted to try my hand at grilling pizza, but just haven’t taken the chance.  When I read an article on Money Saving Mom about Grilling Pizza, I thought I would try and conquer it!  Click here to … Continue reading

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