favorite family dinners

I'm looking for your most often prepared family dinners. the usuals. Here are some of ours. post yours too. Sometimes it helps to get some new ideas for dinner! spaghetti and...


crock pot recipes

I am a mom that works the night shift. Are ther any good recipes I can make with the crock pot while I sleep a couple of hours when I get off work?


Feeding the family while oven is fixed

I am looking for ideas for meals cooked without using the hob, grill or oven. We have a microwave and could get the barbeque out too. My boys are 3 and 6 and quite good at...


Birthday food

I'm planning a first birthday party for Leah on October 24th, and have a problem with the menu. It's going to be a small gathering just for family, 10-15 people or so. Of course...


Coupons and Organization

I saw on the news that a lady in Newburyport, MA spent 41 cents on a 100 plus grocery bill...using coupons. I like the idea of coupons but find it all so messy. Does anyone...

Started by Tanya on 04/27/2010 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 04/27/2010 by Tammy



I am in need of some great meal ideas that I can take the left overs and turn into another great meal. We are not big on leftovers and they just sit in the fridge not being...


What are they eating at meal times?

I've always been a convenience food kind of person but now that he is off the jars i've cut all the rubbish out and gradually learning to cook - bent my mums ear earlier and...


Cheap recipes

Ok due to money problems, i need some cheap recipes to make. i cook for 4 adults and 1 child. i love chicken and pasta. i like shrimp and crawfish but not a fan of fish or...