Cooking on a Budget

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Group active since Sun, Jan 16, 2011

Discuss how to make your food budget go far and eat well at the same time.

Share your cooking tips, recipes, and more on a budget!


Fried Rice from Last Nights Leftover Kabobs

By Heather Gray - Sep 7, 2011

I really try hard not to waste food, but I don't particularly like leftovers though either. So instead I have tried to 'reinvent' foods that are leftover.
Similar to the idea of keeping your veggies in the freezer for soup later, I took last nights kabob leftovers and made it into...
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What to do with Leftover Veggies

By Melanie B - Aug 31, 2011

This is a great way to clean out left over veggies. My neighbor lady keeps a container for little dabs of veggies (left over from dinner) in her freezer. When it gets full, she makes soup. Vegetable Beef Soup This recipe is inspired by her.

Freezer Queen

By Melanie B - Aug 22, 2011

I got into the habit of cooking a bunch of stuff every other weekend (every week may be necessary for your family). I make batches of spaghetti sauce, pot pie filling, chicken Parmesan, all sorts of soups, taco meat, enchiladas, a variety of casseroles, meatloaf, etc...anything you can make...