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  1. Kitchen Basics
    and a fully stocked pantry. What is your go-to meal? I feel like we are in a spaghetti, chili, taco meat rut. I serve the chili and taco meat in different ways but we are getting burnt out. Ideas?
  2. Misc. desserts
    Dottie's pumpkin pound cake Recipe DescriptionGreat sliced with butter! Makes 1 loaf or 12 servings Can be frozen I use xylitol (keep away from dogs!) With granular Splenda: Per Serving: 130 Calories; 9g Fat; 6g Protein; 7g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 5g Net Carbs With liquid...
  3. Misc. desserts
    Almond pound cake Recipe DescriptionVery Good with whipped cream and strawberries! I use Xylitol (keep away from dogs!) Makes 8 servings Can be frozen With granular Splenda: Per Serving: 346 Calories; 31g Fat; 10g Protein; 9g Carbohydrate; 3g Dietary Fiber; 6g Net Carbs With...
  4. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    What can I make other than meatballs, meatloaf, tacos, or Sheppard pie?? DH says he really needs something different, and I agree!
  5. Question and Answer
    ~So far the cheapest great coffee we've come across is Aldi's Kona blend at $4 for 12 ounces. Can anyone suggest cheaper but tasty choices? I'm afraid to experiment and end up with something undrinkable.~
  6. General Chat
    For those that like walmart and even if you don't.Just wanted to share the great deal 40 cents a pound for turkeys.I did have to pick my meds up and someone handed me a flyer for 3 different types at 40--68---89 cents a pound. Butter ball was 89 which is still a great price.
  7. Calculations and Alternatives
    Pound puppy cost $75 includes-neutering, worming, shots, vet check up, microchip Purebred puppy cost-varies neutering-$135 Worming-$100, includes test for heart worms shots-$40 vet check up-$40 microchip-$75 total-$390 plus the cost of dog
  8. Frugal Canadians
    at Save-on-foods I bought 1, yesterday. Went back today and they were sold out and I got a raincheck!
  9. Health challenges
    I thought it might be a good idea if we kept our daily food intake separate from the challenge thread that way people's weigh-ins don't get swallowed up in the conversation. I am doing Weight Watchers, so I will be counting points, but please feel free to count calories, fat, or whatever you...
  10. Cakes
    Quick Lemon Pound Cake Recipe DescriptionNeed a quick and easy desert. This is it and it's delicious. Preparation Steps:Prepare cake mix just like the directions on the box. To this batter add half the can of frosting and mix well. Pour into a bundt pan and bake according to...
  11. Pets
    I just love this cat. Both of mine are skinny minnies and I have always wanted a fat, yet healthy lap cat. Hopefully her owner will reclaimer her. If not I hope they find her a happy home. I would love to adopt her if we lived closer. 44 pound cat story
  12. General Chat
    My son just finished his first year at UCI as a Biology major. His goal is to be a Vet. He did really well academically got a 3.9 but one of the things he needs to do was get some experience around pets. Last year he couldn't get anything cause he wasn't 18 and no one would let him because the...
  13. Question and Answer
    Kroger has them on sale for $3.49 per pound. Is that good?
  14. Kitchen Basics
    I don't bake from scratch, but Momma gifted me with a 5 quart Kitchen Aid pro-mixer and I'm willing to learn. Does anyone have a really good old-timey pound cake recipe to share? TIA
  15. Question and Answer
    I personally think prices are misleading when they state per serving instead of per pound. When I shop I go by per pound since I don't count on eating only "the per serving" suggested.
  16. Freebies
    starting Wednesday,Thurs,Fri,Sat.. average size 10 to 12 pounds limit one (will cut to order).. since there is a limit..I will do what I always do and that is to use my shoprite card and my mil's card plus I think I will ask my sil if I can use her card also that way I can get at least 30 to...
  17. Health and beauty
    I'm not a regular poster on the weightloss thread...but I've been lurking! Quickly about me...I've lost 55 pounds in the last 3 years and have only 15 pounds to go to my goal! Anyway...a friend sent this to me this morning and when I looked at it I thought it was really motivating! One pound...
  18. Frugal Living
    Is that a good deal? I'm wondering with the prices raised if it will get any lower?
  19. General Chat
    ~Everything went well with the C-section and my Sis-in-law Tiffany and the baby are doing fine! He was delivered yesterday morning and was 21 inches long and 9.5 lbs. We wondered if they could have gotten her due date wrong. Her daughter was just 7.5 lbs. Strange. I won't see pics of the baby...
  20. Kitchen Basics
    I often try and figure out the cost to make certain recipes. I find it motivating to see how much cheaper it is to eat at home. One problem I have run into is how do I figure out how much the flour costs in recipes? If I knew how many cups are in a pound I would have a better idea of how much...
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