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  1. Easy side dishes
    Easy and Cheap Stuffing, Bread Dressing Recipe DescriptionA cheap, tasty and quick way to prepare stuffing/bread dressing. Preparation Steps:You must use stale bread. So buy from the day old rack or leave your fresh bread out under a towel overnight to make it stale. You must...
  2. Kitchen Basics
    I've got a head of cabbage begging for this dressing in the fridge right now :D Cole Slaw Dressing Recipe -
  3. Frugal Living
    Dressing up for Christmas ( or our preferred Holiday) is fun. It is fun to get dressed up in finery. Do you do so frugally? Share your frugal outfits.
  4. General Chat
    We have been having MISERABLE weather here for at least a month. I cannot even remember the last dry day that we had. It feels like and looks like Fall except that the trees still have their leaves and the leaves haven't changed color. But it is enough to get a little down about. Yesterday...
  5. Kitchen Basics
    Ooooo I've just got to try this! 1 c. water 2 c. sugar Cook until it spins a thread. Remove from heat and add: 1 tsp. onion juice or grated onion 1 tsp. salt 2 tsp. celery seed This dressing will keep a month or more. Toss with shredded cabbage or add other vegetables.
  6. Just Tips
    Canned Fruits Whenever you open a can of fruit, instead of pouring the liquid/juice down the drain, save it in a salad dressing type container. Then add some balsamic vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, and spices to your liking to make a delicious salad dressing. I also use it for braising meat...
  7. Halloween
    Our younger 5 houseapes are going to dress up for Halloween, the older ones aren't sure if they are or not. Ds' (11 &13) will be identical creepy skeletons, dd will be an angel, ds (6) as Ironman & ds (4) as a caveman
  8. Halloween
    I know Halloween is almost two months away, but my planning starts early. I usually wear pretty elaborate costumes and this year, it's the best year ever! I started purchasing my costume pieces yesterday. This is also due to the fact that we're listing the house and may sell it during October...
  9. Salads and dressings
    Absolutely Fabulous Greek/House Dressing Recipe DescriptionComment from original recipe poster This is the 'secret' Greek dressing recipe from the pizzeria that I work at. The recipe makes almost a gallon but can be scaled down easily. It can be used for picnics and travels very...
  10. Kitchen Basics
    Want to take the next step from olive oil, balsamic vinegar and a seasoning packet into the cruet in order to control sodium better. What kind of herbs and spices go good for an Italian style salad dressing?
  11. Health and beauty
    Anyone have any good web sites or tips on how to dress better as a guy? I've been getting the itch lately to look more professional, especially at work. I've always gone with the "sports reporter" attitude toward dressing, which is that if I'm not wearing jeans or shorts at work, then I'm...
  12. Kitchen Basics
    Anyone have a recipe for homemade ranch dressing that doesn't use buttermilk but instead uses yoghurt? I'd like to make a pasta salad for a friend but she can't have any milk/dairy but she can have yoghurt - this makes this a challenge for me. Also, no packet dressings as they usually have a...
  13. Halloween
    DD9 is going to be Alice from Alice in WOnderland DD14 is going to be Marilyn Monroe I`m dressing up as a hippie! :vamp:HAPPY HALLOWEEN, FVers!:vamp:
  14. Poultry dishes
    Chicken and Dressing Casserole Recipe DescriptionEasy dish to make with leftovers, and the kids will love it! You can dress it up with your favorite vegetables on the side. Preparation Steps:Cook and cube 2 chicken breasts or use 2 cups leftover chicken or turkey. Preheat oven...
  15. Question and Answer
    I have purchased marked down veggie trays which has ranch dressing or chip dip and wondered if anyone has any ideas to use it up. I had thought of marinating chicken and dusting in flour or cracker crumbs and baking, adding to meatloaf. But any other ideas? I would appreciate them. It is an...
  16. Salads and dressings
    French Dressing Recipe DescriptionThis recipe can be adjusted easy by changing the amount of sugar and lemon juice. I use little to no sugar since we don't like the dressing too sweet. The sugar balances the lemon juice so it is up to you as to how tart/sweet you make it. I use...
  17. Salads and dressings
    Honey Mustard Dressing Recipe DescriptionAn easy, great tasting dressing that can be made quickly with common ingredients. Preparation Steps:This recipe can be easily adjusted for taste. I use plain yellow mustard, but any could be used. I use a blender, but a whisk will work...
  18. Blog
    4 tablespoons Dijon mustard 4-6 tablespoons red wine vinegar 6 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons olive oil salt black pepper water, to thin In a small bowl whisk together the Dijon mustard and red wine vinegar. Slowly add in 6 tablespoons vegetable oil until the mixture is...
  19. Question and Answer
    My favorite veggie dip is plain yogurt with curry spice added. Anyway I can turn this dip into a salad dressing? And if it is frugal and doesn't add lots of calories that would be wonderful!
  20. Halloween
    i'm seriously thinking of making my own genie outfit... something reminescent of 'i dream of genie' type outfit... but a little different in colour and probably no sleeves... but definitely something fun for a hat/veil. :) what are you going as? :)
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