Tag Archive: Frugal Food Friday

Aug 18

Bush Cherry Nutri-Grain Bars (Friday’s Frugal Food)


Last weekend my family had a family reunion.  I was unable to go, but my mom and sister’s family went and had a grand ole’ time.  While there, they decided to pick me some cherries from my grandpa’s cherry bushes.  (To learn more about what Bush Cherries are, GO HERE)   These cherry bushes are …

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Aug 12

Friday’s Frugal Food – Dana’s Corn Salad (GF)


In this heat, it’s no fun to cook.   It’s still fabulously fun to create food, though!  This light, tasty recipe I found for Corn Salad is the perfect solution.                     Look at that goodness.   It went perfectly with a piece of tilapia last night…and …

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Jul 22

Frugal Food Friday – Sticken Chicken


I found the recipe for Sticken Chicken while using SuperCook (and yes, this is a plug…SuperCook is awesome), and I loved it!  The kids do as well.  Be forewarned, I didn’t have my camera with me, so the only pictures you’ll see are from a fuzzy phone camera:       You see what I …

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Jul 15

Friday’s Frugal Food – Parmesan Crusted Chicken


Thanks to my friend Collette for this recipe!  I’m a sucker for those recipe chain emails….     Parmesan Crusted Chicken 1/2 Cup Mayonnaise 1/4 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese 4 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Halves 4 tsp Italian Bread Crumbs (I used plain ole’ homemade breadcrumbs) Preheat oven to 425.   Combine mayonnaise and cheese …

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Jun 24

Friday’s Frugal Food – Homemade Chocolate Pudding and Raspberries


I have to thank my son for inspiring me to make this.   (In other words, he screamed “I want pudding PLEASE!” over and over until I couldn’t stand it anymore.)  I didn’t have any boxed or premade pudding, so I searched online and found this great and simple homemade recipe:   AUNT EDNA’S HOMEMADE …

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May 13

Fast/Easy Black Bean and Corn Salsa


(My apologies for the lack of quality pics…my cell phone was all I had on me while making food.)     SOOO…I think a lot of us have probably heard of and even made the black bean and corn salsa.  I love making it completely homemade; it is just so dang good and healthy!  The …

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