Meals For Hard Times – Part 3

This series from Dee Ann Guzman has been helpful to hundreds of moms suddenly finding themselves in hard times and needing to feed a family with the absolute minimum amount. The prices may be off due to rising grocery costs, but the overall plan is still helpful. We live in a day and age where […]

Meals For Hard Times – Part 2

This series from Dee Ann Guzman has been helpful to hundreds of moms suddenly finding themselves in hard times and needing to feed a family with the absolute minimum amount. The prices may be off due to rising grocery costs, but the overall plan is still helpful. Day five Take out a package of chicken. […]

The Potato Plan – Part 2

Potato Plan page 1 | 2 General freezing instructions: As always when you’re stocking your freezer, proper preparation is key or all your hard work will be for naught. Wrap everything well, getting out as much air as possible. Use freezer wrap, freezer containers, freezer bags, etc. If you use supplies not designed for the […]

The Ham Plan – Part 3

Ham Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 The following recipes are adapted from Dinner’s Ready by Andrew Schloss and Ken Bookman, a “chain cooking” cookbook, where you make completely different meals out of leftovers from previous meals. Where there is a leftover used, I posted that recipe too, in case you wanted to do […]

The Ham Plan – Part 2

Ham Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 Sliced ham for sandwiches/dinner: Pretty self-explanatory, we also microwave or bake slices (wrapped in foil or covered) until nice and hot, serving with mashed potatoes and green beans. This is a perfect quick and easy dinner and doesn’t need a fancy sauce on top; it’s great by […]

The Chicken Plan – Part 4

Chicken Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Well, I hope I haven’t bored you all to tears or scared you off! Happy cooking! Chicken Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Originally published by Kim Tilley, a tightwad at heart. Kim is a wife, a mother of three active boys […]

The Chicken Plan – Part 3

Chicken Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Chicken Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Originally published by Kim Tilley, a tightwad at heart. Kim is a wife, a mother of three active boys and the founding editor of Frugal-Moms.com. Frugal by force and later by choice, Kim cut her […]

The Chicken Plan – Part 2

Chicken Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 I only spent about 36 bucks! This is a really economical way to do chicken, and I think with practice, it won’t be so daunting (remember, we all had a first oamc! THAT seemed daunting too!) Do you think I am crazy yet? I am […]

The Hamburger Plan – Part 5

Hamburger Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Want to cook in bulk but need more detailed instructions? If you like the idea of bulk cooking but feel lost getting started, Bulk Cooking for the Freezer: Ground Beef will guide you through the bulk cooking process with step-by-step instructions for each […]

The Hamburger Plan – Part 4

Hamburger Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Hamburger Plan page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Want to cook in bulk but need more detailed instructions? If you like the idea of bulk cooking but feel lost getting started, Bulk Cooking for the Freezer: Ground Beef will […]

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