Category Archives: Feed Me Thursdays

Kitchen Kids: Chili and Brown Rice by Buggle

  Buggle has been a kitchen helper since he was big enough to sit in his highchair and peel garlic for me. Since he’s also a good reader and methodical by nature I decided to write instructions for his first … Continue reading

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Kitchen Kids: Glop by Mouse

PrintKitchen Kids: Glop by Mouse Ingredients1 pound ground beef 1 large can baked beans 1/4 cup of sweet relish or chopped sweet pickles 1/4 cup ketchup 2 T mustard 1 T brown sugar Salt to tasteInstructionsBrown ground beef over medium … Continue reading

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Salvage Grocery Shopping

The other day I decided that I needed to do a bit more to reduce our grocery bill and better manage our resources. When we lived in the western part of the state I had access to several very fine … Continue reading

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Packing, Packing!

The name of the game today is packing! Even when we are only going away for 4 or 5 days it seems like it takes forever to get all of the last minute stuff done… I am using these checklists … Continue reading

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Convenience Foods (Vegetables)

One of the things I have learned over the years about frugal cooking and entertaining is the importance of stocking the freezer and pantry with foods that I can quickly incorporate into meals in order to either stretch a dish … Continue reading

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