I will be going through our pantry and fridge/freezer in the next week to organize it. Without going through it, I know offhand that I have enough dinners for the next two weeks for the two of us adults. I would like to work up to 45 days (about 6 weeks) of dinners/meals within the next month or...
Greebo and I are celebrating... or rather recognizing our eighth (yeah, that's a weird word to spell) wedding anniversary today. I was thinking of making a special dinner and am thinking ...
What's your favorite anniversary dinner or memory you can share on a family...
Is $5CAD too much to pay for a healthy TV dinner? What is the current cost of TV dinners in your area? These are specially formulated dinners for heart patients.
Yes, I know I could make my own, but these are food items I normally wouldn't because of the sheer amount of food we're dealing...
Romantic dinners at fancy restaurants are nice, but romantic dinners at home are less likely to bust the budget. Is this an area where you've cut back and are enjoying more romantic dinners at home instead? What foods do you prepare? Do you decorate the table or the room in a special way...
$5 Meal Blog
This blog breaks down a recipe for cost and the recipes are usually $5 or less.
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There's three days until Thanksgiving (here in Canada). Every year since I came here, I've been habitually late with getting stuff set up. This year I wanted to change that, so I started three days early in preparing stuff for Monday. We don't plan on having a huge dinner, however, we do plan on...
My kids love those frozen Cheese filled pastas, but I can never be satisfied with a correct portion size. So while I make it for them with regular spaghetti sauce I also make sure to have the side dish be broccoli, I have a large bowl of the broccoli with 2-3 of the cheese tortellinis and some...
Here is my pantry inventory. There is not much. I also have NO meat at all. I used the last of it for tonights dinner. I have only a few dollars left in cash. If it comes down to it, I will cash my change jar in for groceries.
1 Huge Can of Cream of Chicken soup with wild rice
4 boxes of varied...
Okay, I realize that I may have made this confusing. I posted what I had in my pantry/fridge/freezer before my 2 week meal plan used stuff up, so people were giving me recipes that included food items that would have been gone.
So, let's start again. I will take items off of my food list...
From the Magazine Chatelaine 1997
Chock-full of enticing bits of vegetables and a delightful change from pedestrian spaghetti sauce, this all-purpose tomato sauce is packed with flavor and nutrients. For smooth sauceaficionados, or to disguise the vegetable cornucopia for picky eaters...
From the Magazine Chatelaine 1997
Mustard-and-thyme roast beef
Beefy Caesar salad with hot garlic bread
Penne, beef 'n' broccoli
(1) ========== Mustard-and-thyme roast beef ========
Preparation time :10 minutes
Roasting time : 2 hours
Makes : 4 to 6...
From a Magazine Chatelaine 1997
Roast chicken and spicy oven fries
Simply a stir fry
Freezer curried chicken a la king
(1) Roast Chicken and spicy oven fries
Preparation time 15 minutes
Roasting time 1 1/4 hours
Makes 4 servings.
8 pieces bone-in chicken legs...
I was looking yesterday at a few old magazines which I have had for a bit and came across some three way dinners to make out of a 1997 Chatelaine magazine and I thought I would type them here for anyone who might be interested.
Smartly seasoned beef and...