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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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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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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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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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