Category Archives: Family Budget

Filet Mignon with Mushrooms and Wine Sauce

Although we are very frugal, we do love to eat well.  Steak dinners for four are way to expensive when dining out so we typically cook ours at home.  We love to grill steaks in the summer. But once the weather starts … Continue reading

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Easy Squash and Zucchini

These easy squash and zucchini slices are a regular side item at our house. They are easy to make and freeze well for left overs lunches. If you have a ready to cook Chicken and Noodle Casserole or something similar you can … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Sandwich

We love our slow cooker. It makes for easy dinners on busy weeknights. This recipe for slow cooker BBQ Chicken sandwiches is so easy it is hardly a recipe. We usually salt and pepper the chicken the night before cooking. … Continue reading

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Chicken Taco Soup

We love soup in the winter.  Chicken Taco Soup is one of our favorites. Not only is it delicious but we have a couple of options for preparation and left overs. The recipe instructions below are for cooking everything from … Continue reading

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