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Banana Bread ๐ŸŒ

Madelyn and I made banana bread this morning. ๐Ÿ˜‡ I'm not a fan of bananas but LOVE banana bread. ๐Ÿคฉ *Makes 2 loaves 5 to 6 veryย ripe bananas, peeled 2/3 cup melted butter 2 teaspoonsย baking soda 2 pinches of salt 1 3/4 cup sugar 2 large egg, beaten 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups of… Continue reading Banana Bread ๐ŸŒ

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30 Day Dinner Challenge: #7

You guessed it.... Lasagna. ๐Ÿ˜Ž And highly recommend this bread! Slice and add butter in between and bake at 400 degrees for 12 minutes. (The price was pretty awesome too) Dinner Challenge: 7 down - 23 to go Be sure to check out my Home Page for more posts! *Get $20 free groceries Plus 2… Continue reading 30 Day Dinner Challenge: #7

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Lasagna (Freezer Meal Option)

Meal prep Monday continues! COST: @ $25 for 3 or @ $8.50 each Made 3 lasagnas 1 for dinner tonight & lunch tomorrow 2 for the Freezer ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Ingredients for 3 Large sized Lasagnas: 4 jars of spaghetti sauce (.99 x 4 = $3.96) 3 boxes of oven ready lasagna noodles (1.99 x 3 =… Continue reading Lasagna (Freezer Meal Option)

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Freezer Bean & Cheese Burritos ๐ŸŒฏ

COST: $6 for @ 18 - 20 burritos or .30 cents per burrito ๐ŸŒฏ 2 cans Refried beans (.75 x 2 = $1.50) 2 cans Rotel or diced tomatoes ( .45 x 2 = .90) 1 packet reduced sodium taco seasoning (optional) (.35 cents) Shredded Mexican, sharp or cheddar cheese (@ $1) 2 packs of… Continue reading Freezer Bean & Cheese Burritos ๐ŸŒฏ

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Chicken Cacciatore (Freezer Meal)

*Makes 2 freezer bags*Cost: @$13 for 2 Meals plus pasta and Ziploc bags 3 lb bag of frozen chicken breasts 3 jars of spaghetti sauce 2 onions (chopped) 2 bell peppers (chopped) ยฝ tablespoon garlic powder (per bag) ยฝ tablespoon Italian seasoning (per bag) 2 boxes of pasta 2 gallon size freezer Ziploc bags Ingredients… Continue reading Chicken Cacciatore (Freezer Meal)

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Crockpot Chicken Fajitas (Freezer Meal Option)

These always turn out super yummy. ๐ŸŒฎ 3 lbs Frozen boneless chicken breasts 1 Bell pepper 1 Onion 1 packet taco seasoning optional: 1/2 packet Ranch seasoning Place frozen chicken in the crockpot Add seasonings Cook 4 - 5 hours on low Add vegetables - cook additional 2 hours Top with Mexican cheese, sour cream,… Continue reading Crockpot Chicken Fajitas (Freezer Meal Option)

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Finalized Meal Plan & Aldi Haul ๐Ÿ˜Ž

After taking inventory of our fridge, pantry, and freezer yesterday I realize I wasn't going to need a large ClickList order next week like I had anticipated. (YAY!) So instead, I made a list of all the meals I already had on hand, which ended up being like 12. (Thanks to me slacking on cooking… Continue reading Finalized Meal Plan & Aldi Haul ๐Ÿ˜Ž

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Lemon Pepper Pork Chops (Freezer Meal Option)

8 to 12 thin sliced boneless pork chops 2 cans cream of mushroom soup 2 cans sliced mushrooms white rice (Cook according to box) lemon pepper seasoning cup of water Trim fat off of pork chops Sprinkle lemon pepper seasoning on both sides Cook in skillet Start preparing rice according to package while the pork… Continue reading Lemon Pepper Pork Chops (Freezer Meal Option)

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Crockpot Chicken Teriyaki (Freezer Meal Prep)

3 lbs frozen boneless chicken breasts 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup teriyaki sauce 1 ยฝ TBSP garlic powder ยพ cup soy sauce Bag frozen Asian vegetables Frozen egg rolls Rice Add ingredients to freezer gallon bag โ€“ freeze til ready to use Cook in crockpot on low for 8 hours Serve with rice, frozen… Continue reading Crockpot Chicken Teriyaki (Freezer Meal Prep)

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Mini Freezer Pizzas

COST @ $3.50 for 16 pizzas or .22 cents each I had to use up the rest of my English muffins and pepperoni before they expired so decided to make some mini freezer pizzas. Super simple and easy to prepare. Covered the baking sheets with plastic wrap and put in the deep freezer for the… Continue reading Mini Freezer Pizzas