Category Archives: Healthy Recipes

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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Freezer Salsa

This is a recipe someone shared with me several years ago. It was a yummy salsa, but I have not made it for myself, as of yet. I don’t have the name of the person who shared this. It is … 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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Freezer Cooking… I think I can!

Good morning! Last weekend I was looking through some “frugal” mom sites, trying to come up with my meal plan and shopping list for this week’s grocery day.  I often buzz through sites looking for recipes and don’t really take … Continue reading

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Simple Dinner Menu- Day 6

Today’s Menu: Breakfast: Cereal/Fruit Dinner: Homemade Cheeseburger Macaroni Homemade Cheeseburger Macaroni This is so much better than the “boxed” stuff and I know what is in it!! 1 lb ground chuck salt/pepper/onion powder 1 box elbow macaroni 1 cup milk … Continue reading

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Super Simple Menu Plan- Day 4

Because I am a bit focus-challenged, and I like accomplishing things, I am loving the idea of having my menu planned out.  Each day has been successful and I am getting in the habit of starting my dinners early, to … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola Trail Mix

We really enjoy homemade granola and trail mix as a snack.  Today, it was rainy and we were all in the mood for a little snack.  I am focusing a bit more on healthy eating and I decided to make … Continue reading

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