Madelyn and I made banana bread this morning. 😇 I'm not a fan of bananas but LOVE banana bread. 🤩 *Makes 2 loaves 5 to 6 very ripe bananas, peeled 2/3 cup melted butter 2 teaspoons 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 🍌
First attempt at making these. They smell delicious! 6 cups oats 4 tsp baking powder 2 tablespoons cinnamon 2 cups brown sugar 3 cups applesauce (I used unsweetened but next time I will go with the regular) 2 cups milk 1/2 cup oil 1 tablespoon vanilla powdered sugar for topping blueberries or raisins (optional) Mix… Continue reading Applesauce Muffins
I needed something quick and fairly easy last night so went with Cajun Shrimp Pasta. I was finally able to test out my new seasoning I got from Dollar Tree. 🦐 Loved it!! Tasted very similar to the seasoning in the Cajun pasta at Red Lobster. Total Cost: $5.50 1 box of penne pasta (.49… Continue reading 30 Day Dinner Challenge: #12
Today was Friends Day at church so went with an easy, budget friendly dish for the potluck. And as you can tell it made a LOT. Total Cost: @ $6 1 lb ground beef, cooked and drained ($1.99) 2 cans of sloppy joe sauce (.89 x 2 = $1.78) 1 can sweet corn, drained (.49… Continue reading Potluck Pasta
Nothing too fancy. Went with meatball and pepperoni subs with mushrooms and Colby Jack cheese. Dinner Challenge: 11 down - 19 to go Be sure to check out my Home Page for more posts!
Tuna Patties with steamed Squash and Zucchini 5 cans of tuna (drained) 2 eggs 1/2 cup bread crumbs *You can use torn up white bread or regular bread crumbs but I wanted to use the Italian bread crumbs tonight. Mix tuna, eggs, and bread crumbs in a bowl - Add salt and pepper Mash into… Continue reading 30 Day Dinner Challenge: #8
You guessed it.... Lasagna. 😎 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!
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 😎👍🏻 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)
COST: $6 for @ 18 - 20 burritos or .30 cents per burrito 🌯 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 🌯
Turkey Tacos with Texas Caviar I've made turkey tacos many times before but tonight they were just excellent. COST: @ $7 (fed 2 adults, 2 preteens, and a kiddo plus leftovers for my lunch tomorrow 🤩) 1 1/2 lbs ground turkey, cooked and drained ($3.49) 1 packet reduced sodium taco seasoning ( .35 cents) 1/2… Continue reading 30 Day Dinner Challenge: #5