Archives for April 2013

Free eCookbook: Ground Beef Recipes from My Table to Yours

When you are trying to be frugal with the cost of ingredients for meals and your family isn't sold on a complete rice & beans plan, then ground beef is often the most inexpensive meat as well as being highly versatile! Today only, you can grab a free copy of Lynn's Kitchen Adventures eCookbook, Ground Beef Recipes from My Table to Yours!  You'll find a variety of delicious and easy … [Read more...]

Poppy Seed Salad Dressing

by contributing writer Dawn I have been making my salad dressings for as long as I can remember. It is a frugal and delicious way to know what you are eating, since so many store bought salad dressings contain filler ingredients and preservatives. This poppy seed salad dressing is my go-to recipe any time I take salad somewhere, and it is always in my pantry at … [Read more...]

Stuffed Bread

by contributing writer SnoWhite This bread is a light appetizer that you can feel good about.  The bread is 100% white whole wheat, and the center is filled with cream cheese, herbs, spinach and tomatoes.  It would pair excellently with a salad but can easily stand alone. The best part?  You can make it from start to finish in less than one hour. PrintStuffed BreadAuthor Toni … [Read more...]

Homemade Baby Food

by contributing writer Brandy Ferguson Whether you begin feeding your baby solid foods at an early age or follow more of a baby-led weaning later on, homemade baby food is easy to make.  Not only is homemade fresher and often more nutritious, it can also be much less expensive than the store-bought varieties. With our eighth baby, I waited until he was 8 or 9 months old, and tried to take my … [Read more...]

Menu Planning Central: Annual Half Off Sale

As busy moms and dads, we still want to be able to feed our families healthy, quality meals that are preferably cooked at home without taking all day.  That's why I like to bring you helpful resources like Menu Planning Central, who is having their annual half-off sale right now through April 16th!  It's a great opportunity to try their program and see if it helps you feed your family on a time … [Read more...]

Lemon Garlic Tilapia

By contributing writer Kristia This Lemon Garlic Tilapia dish is an easy weeknight meal that takes less than 30 minutes to prepare. Tilapia is a light fish that goes well with steamed vegetables and rice. PrintLemon Garlic TilapiaAuthor Toni Anderson Ingredients4 tilapia filets4 tablespoons butter3 garlic cloves, minced2 tablespoons fresh lemon juicesalt & pepper to tastechopped fresh … [Read more...]