Make Your Own Homemade Mixes - Simply Frugal

Jan 05, 2015  · Homemade Brownie Mix. Homemade Ranch Mix. Homemade Taco Seasoning. Homemade Whole Grain Pancake Mix. Homemade Granola. Homemade Instant Oatmeal Packs. Freezer Friendly Pizza Dough. For storing the mixes, I like big mason jars for the recipes that make a lot and small mason jars for the spices. Do you have any links or recipes for …

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How to Organize Recipes - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Jan 29, 2013  · Use your Computer. Type, download, or scan your recipes, then again, organize them by category into a bunch of files right on your hard drive. As I mentioned in the post about taming paper clutter, an online program such as Evernote, may help you to organize recipes as well. Or if you’re using Pinterest, pin all your favourite online recipes ...

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How to make an inexpensive healthy meal plan for …

(52 years ago) Jul 04, 2017  · The only way to create an inexpensive healthy meal plan is to make a list. Make a list of all the healthy meals you can think of that keep you on a budget. You may want to put google or Pinterest to use helping you find ideas. I also really like Budget Bytes for recipes! In my household, we try to stick to a main dish, veggie side, and rice ...

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Old Fashioned Apple Crisp Recipe - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Sep 11, 2015  · Layer apples into baking dish. Mix together flour, brown sugar, oats and cinnamon in a bowl. Add in vanilla and cut in butter with a pastry blender or fork. Work until mixture forms large crumbs. Sprinkle over apples. Bake 30-35 minutes …

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Easy and Cheap Dinners from a Rotisserie Chicken

(52 years ago) Apr 11, 2020  · That brings me to rotisserie chickens. Time and time again, grocery store rotisserie chickens have saved my sanity when it comes to dinner time. They are easy, already seasoned, already cooked, and can be used in a lot of different recipes. There are so many ways to use a rotisserie chicken!

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Menu Planning Tricks - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Oct 01, 2013  · Copy someone else’s menu. There are a ton of websites out there that offer free weekly menu plans. I quite often browse a few, then use a couple of recipes off of each one to create my plan for the week. Here are some sites I enjoy checking: While it’s not free, I have also used $5 Meal Plan in the past. For just $5 a month, they will send ...

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How to Meal Prep for a Week - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Sep 22, 2014  · Find your recipes. Before even starting the process, you should print out the recipes you will be using for the week. This means printing or writing down recipes for all meals for 7 days. If you will be making snacks, like homemade granola bars or protein bars, print those recipes as well.

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7 Seasoning Spice Recipes You Can Make At Home

(52 years ago) Nov 12, 2019  · Homemade Ranch Seasoning. Ranch seasoning is a popular choice in many households. Ranch seasoning can be used to make dips, dressing, added to sauces, and as an ingredient in recipes from meatloaf to pasta salad.

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20 Family Dinner Recipes that Cut our Grocery Bill

(52 years ago) Tacos – I find that one package of ground beef is enough for two meals for … French Toast – We often like breakfast meals for dinner. I especially love to … Instant Pot Beef Stew – This is so good! Since the recipe doesn’t call for … Spaghetti – Lately I’ve been browning ground beef, adding it to the slow … Hamburger Soup – This freezes well and is enjoyed every time I make it.Slow Cooker BBQ Sauce Pork Chops – Place pork chops over sliced onions … Sausage and Potato Bake – Cut up potato, carrots, sweet potato, peppers, … Roasted chicken – It no secret that a roasted whole chicken can stretch for … Balsamic beef roast – This is another meal that stretches far or is great for … Quiche– a satisfying meal.See full list on

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Recipes Archives - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place softened butter in a bowl, whip with a hand mixer or Stand mixer for one minute. Add flour 1/2 cup at a time, whipping after after each addition until well incorporated. Add the powdered sugar …

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The Best Canning for Beginners Tips

(52 years ago) Aug 12, 2014  · These recipes are subject to strict safety testing. When making your selection, consider skill level, seasonal produce and additional ingredients. Although jams and jellies are relatively easy to make, they can be expensive and delicate. So when it comes to canning for beginners, tomatoes, pickles and fruit like peaches or cherries are ...

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8 The Best Household Items that Every Penny Pincher Owns

(52 years ago) Aug 22, 2016  · 1. A Slow Cooker or Pressure Cooker. Frugal people know that a slow cooker or a pressure cooker is a staple in any frugal household. They’re an easy way to make home cooked meals with very little energy and even when crunched on time.

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Dishing the Deal - What to Make with Apples

(52 years ago) Feb 19, 2011  · In Alberta 99 cents is quite good. I was looking for apple recipes, I am having company tomorrow and wanted to make a dessert with the apples I had bought. Reply. liz on February 19, 2011 at 5:52 pm 99c a lb is a good price for Safeway. I’m fortunate enough to have a fruit and veg store within walking distance where 99c would be above average ...

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52 Ways to Save: Build a Frugal Pantry (Week 8)

(52 years ago) Feb 23, 2015  · Recipes; Holidays; Select Page. 52 Ways to Save: Build a Frugal Pantry (Week 8) Feb 23 | Money Saving Tips | 0 comments. Keeping your pantry stocked with necessities is a great way to avoid the dining out trap. But how exactly do you build a frugal pantry so it can perform its duties best? Take a look below at some helpful tips on how to build ...

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How to Make Homemade Dryer Sheets with Essential Oils

(52 years ago) Jan 10, 2014  · Learn How to Make Your Own Dryer Sheets. Homemade dryer sheets have answered one of my laundry conundrums. For the longest time I was using plain white vinegar as a fabric softener in the wash, but I started to miss having that fresh smell that store bought fabric softeners provided.

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Holiday Recipes Archives - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Dec 18 | Holiday Recipes, Holidays, Homemade Christmas Gifts, Recipes. After seeing the Curried Lentil Soup in jars my friend Leslie over at put together for gifts, I knew I had to do it too! I think they’re perfect for spur of the moment gifts as well as a good idea for teacher gifts.

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Easy DIY Archives - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) 23 Pantry and Refrigerator Recipes – Weelicious; Food Storage Tips + Over 40 Recipes – Mel’s Kitchen Cafe; 30+ Healthy Pantry Recipes – Love and Lemons; And because many of you might be finding yourself a work at home parent now, here are some resources for you: ZOOM – Free video conferencing for calls shorter than 45 minutes.

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Homemade Fabric Refresher (Febreze)

(52 years ago) Jun 28, 2011  · Add enough warm water to fill the bottle nearly to the top. Water must be warm to dissolve the baking soda. Add essential oil. Close the bottle, shake it up, then get your home smelling good! I tried making the Febreze without fabric softener, but didn’t see (smell) any results at all. I also came across some recipes online that use vodka and ...

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10 Frugal Tasks to Do Before the End of the Year

(52 years ago) Nov 06, 2018  · Recipes; Holidays; Select Page. 10 Frugal Tasks to Do Before the End of the Year. Nov 6 | Money Saving Tips, Frugal Living | 0 comments. The end of the year is rapidly approaching. A new year is the perfect time to fix any financial mistakes you’ve made, and any bad spending habits you may have to set your family and your budget on solid ...

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20 Ways to Refashion Clothes - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Sep 09, 2013  · Here are 20 fun and fashionable ways to refashion clothes: Turn T-Shirts into a Skirt. Turn a Man’s T-Shirt into No Sew Tank Top. Turn a Shirt into a Cardigan. Turn Regular Jeans into Skinny Jeans. Turn a T-Shirt into a Summer Vest. Turn Regular Pants into Maternity pants. Turn a Polo into a cute women’s top. Turn a Man’s Shirt into a Skirt.

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7 Steps to Easily Get Started Container Gardening

(52 years ago) May 06, 2013  · Plant, Water, Wait. Finally, it’s time to plant your seeds or starter plants! Plant each fruit and vegetable according to the directions found on the label or packaging. Water everything well. (You may want to use a spray bottle for …

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5 Ingredient Freezer Meal Challenge - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) May 01, 2021  · Here are the meals you will be making: Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken Tacos. Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken Sandwiches. Baked Sweet Chili Chicken. This plan has 3 recipes that double to make a total of 6 meals for your freezer! Sign up for the 5 Ingredient Freezer Meal Challenge here.

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Easy Homemade Fire Starters - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Jun 27, 2016  · 3. Stuff your paper rolls with the dryer lint, but don’t pack it in too tight. 4. Cut a 6″ piece of wax paper. 5. Place your paper roll in the center, wrap the long sides over each other and twist the ends. 6. Trim the ends of your wax paper if you’d like. TO USE : place one of your fire starters under a few pieces of kindling and light ...

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Recipes Archives - Page 5 of 35 - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) In recipes, use the same amount of homemade vanilla extract as you would store-bought vanilla. For those of you that would like to make some Homemade Vanilla extract, I made some super simple labels that you’re welcome to download and print for your bottles or jars! (click on the picture to print the PDF)

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Recipes Archives - Page 2 of 35 - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Not all Instant Pot recipes need to be fancy, in fact some of the best Instant Pot recipes are comfort food classics that will soon become family favorites. Look at these 6 dinner classics perfect for preparing in an Instant Pot, and be prepared to wow your family and their taste buds! 6 Dinner Classics Perfect For Preparing in an Instant Pot. 1.

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10 Secrets to Keep your Grocery Spending Down

(52 years ago) Mar 10, 2014  · However, sometimes new recipes call for new ingredients (and possibly expensive ones too!). In that case, I try to find other meals that will use that ingredient or I become creative in the kitchen and find a way to make it at home – …

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Free Ebooks Archives - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Jul 19 | Freebies, Free Ebooks. There are 6 ebooks on Amazon that are free right now! Here they are: Frugal Minimalism and Loving It. The Recipe Hacker. Homemade Popsicle Recipes. Instant Pot Cookbook. Finding Her Way: Western Romance on the Frontier Book #1.

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My Christmas Baking: Homemade Marshmallows

(52 years ago) Dec 14, 2010  · While the gelatin and water are sitting, Combine the sugar, corn syrup and 1/4 cup water in a small saucepan on the stove and let the mixture come to a rapid boil.

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Basic Pantry Staples List (and a Free Printable)

(52 years ago) Jan 22, 2013  · Dairy – milk, butter, cheese, yogurt. Eggs. Fresh fruit and vegetables. Frozen fruit and vegetables. Onions and garlic. Meat, fish and poultry. Is there anything you would add to the basic pantry list? Let me know in the comments below! Click on the image above to print your own Pantry Inventory list!

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Recipes Archives - Page 4 of 35 - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Sep 2 | Recipes. Smooth, velvety, and lick your lips delicious, this Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce is the perfect topping for ice cream. You’ll never buy store bought hot fudge again! This recipe is my husband’s personal favorite. He loves hot fudge sauce! He’s even convinced me on several occasions to get hot fudge instead of my usual caramel ...

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Easy Recipe: Slow Cooker Meatballs

(52 years ago) Mar 30, 2012  · Shape into small meatballs, about 1 inch. (at this point, you can place them on a baking sheet and freeze, or cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate up to 24 hours before using).

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March Mixes - Homemade Cake Mix - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Mar 13, 2013  · To make the cake: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 9x13 inch cake pan. Combine the eggs, water, vanilla and dry mix in a bowl. Mix well. Pour into the greased pan. Bake for 25 - 30 minutes. Cool and frost as desired.

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Frugal Homemade Natural Cleaning Supplies

(52 years ago) May 17, 2011  · Make this in small batches as it can dry out when stored. The recipes makes enough for 2-4 uses. 3/4 cup baking soda (a bit heaped) 1/4 cup castile soap; 1 Tbsp water; 1 Tbsp vinegar; Mix the baking soda, castile soap and water in a bowl or container. Stir. Add the vinegar last, once the other ingredients are mixed. The mixture will fizz a little.

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How to Get Tons of Free Books - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Jul 23, 2014  · This is a great way to support those bloggers you love! has over 1 million ebook titles available for you to read! Project Gutenberg: Project Gutenberg offers over 45,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. Kobo eBookstore: Visit the Kobo store for a list of Free ...

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Mini Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Oct 11, 2012  · Beat cream cheese until creamy. Add sour cream, pumpkin, eggs, sugar, vanilla and pumpkin pie spice until well blended. Spoon 1/4 cup into the muffin cups, over top the crust. Bake at 325 degrees for about 15-20 minutes. Until tops are set. Increase oven to 400 degrees (don't remove the cheesecakes!) Make glaze.

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Tips for Growing and Using Dill

(52 years ago) May 22, 2014  · Plant dill in the early summer when temperatures have reached at least 70 degrees. Plant your dill plants a good 12-18 inches apart from each other. Dill pairs well when planted next to cabbage, so if you are growing cabbage they make great companion plants. Water frequently, daily if the weather is especially hot and dry.

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Slow Cooker Turkey Chili - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Oct 15, 2013  · Instructions. Cook ground turkey (or beef) on the stove, set aside. In a slow cooker, add all of the above ingredients, except for the cheese. Mix thoroughly, until well combined. Cook on low for 8-9 hours. Serve with shredded cheese, if desired.

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How to Make Raspberry Sauce

(52 years ago) Jul 26, 2013  · Add 4 cups of raspberries to a medium saucepan with 1/2 cup water. Crush the raspberries with a potato masher. Add 1/2 – 3/4 cup sugar. Add 1 Tablespoon of cornstarch. Bring to a boil while stirring constantly. Reduce heat and …

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Dinner Parties on a Budget - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Aug 09, 2013  · If you have a large group of friends try to divide the celebration dinners and events among the group. The same couple always hosts, Super bowl while another hosts the Leaf’s home opener and another the Jays first home game.

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Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Oct 09, 2015  · Add to your toast, muffins, or use it in some fall recipes for added flavor. Delicious! I’m sure you’ve tried apple butter, but have you tried pumpkin butter? This homemade slow cooker version is delicious and so simple to put together. Not to mention it’s much more cost effective than buying a jar from the store.

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6 Ways Owning an Instant Pot Can Save You Money

(52 years ago) You avoid grabbing take out. Since an Instant Pot can cook your meal so quickly, you might … You can try thrifty new recipes. There are thousands of recipes on the internet for you to try … You may be more inclined to menu plan. Menu planning can save you some serious cash. … An Instant Pot can help with freezer/batch cooking. Do you love to freezer or batch cook? … An Instant Pot doesn’t use a lot of electricity. An Instant Pot is quick, easy, and doesn’t use … Most recipes use ingredients you can buy in bulk. Many Instant Pot recipes use ingredients … See full list on

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Apple Sandwiches Snack Idea - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Sep 21, 2020  · Apple sandwiches snack idea. A quick and simple snack idea the whole family will love! Summer calls for delicious, simple snacks. However, I’m definitely not opposed to simple snacks all year round. After all, simple is one of my meal prep mottos.

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March Mixes: Homemade Pudding Mix - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Mar 28, 2013  · I hope you enjoyed this series and have found some new recipes to add to your pantry! As the picture shows, pudding with some whipping cream on top makes for a nice treat! But homemade pudding mix has many other uses as well. Such as an ingredient to keep cookies soft, to flavour whipping cream, for cakes, and even pudding Popsicles! ...

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Frugal Gift Ideas for the Foodie

(52 years ago) Oct 18, 2020  · Fraiche Food, Full Hearts-A Collection of Recipes for Every Day and Casual Celebrations Market Bag – This is a beautiful handmade tote perfect for the farmer’s market! Wood BBQ Scraper – In case you haven’t heard, wood …

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Strawberry Lemonade Lip Scrub - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) May 04, 2016  · In a small mixing bowl, add all of the ingredients. Mix until well blended. Transfer to airtight containers. 1. Apply to wet lips and exfoliate by rubbing finger against the scrub in a circular motion. 2. Rinse with warm water and pat dry with a towel. 3. Apply your favorite lip balm.

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Chewy Ginger Crinkles - Simply Frugal

(52 years ago) Dec 12, 2012  · Picture of product followed by recipes. When I’m searching for something to bake I don’t need to look at twenty photos …keep scrolling and scrolling ….before I get to the recipe. Thanks for making my search for great recipes easy. …

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