Tag Archives: Affordable Meal Ideas

Weekly Meal Plan:July 31-August 6, 2011

I’m making the most out of my pantry items this week! This week’s menu consists of a lot of make-ahead meals not just for dinner but breakfast and lunch too. Join me this week as I share some… Read more

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Make Leftovers Into A New Meal! (Taco, Bean and Rice Soup)

Don’t throw out your leftovers! Check out this recipe using leftover Taco meat and you can make your family a whole other delicious meal using the slow… Read more

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Meatball Sandwich

It’s been an easy week so far cooking from our pantry, fridge and freezer. Over the weekend, I had put together a few ground beef freezer meals to prepare ahead of time for the week. This recipe… Read more

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Working Mom Managing Career, Life and Family (Frugal Friday)

I didn’t get as much done this week as I had planned, but that’s okay. Life happens. This is going to be one of our frugal weekends where we spend time on the farm catching up on all the work… Read more

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Preserving the Bounty of Your Herb Garden

The joy you get from an herb garden partially comes from being able to snip a few leaves whenever you want some fresh herbs in your lunch or dinner. Most of your herb plants will grow bushier for… Read more

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