In our household, there are just the two of us to cook for. It seems no matter what I do, there is always enough leftover for at least one more adult to eat. Though we don’t mind leftovers, eating the same thing for three days straight doesn’t exactly get your appetite roused. I do my […]
Not only is oatmeal a frugal, healthy meal, but it has lots of other uses. Check out what oatmeal can do for your pocket book, your beauty routine, your dogs, and even your garden!
A while back, my youngest requested “meatloaf” for supper. I was somewhat taken by surprise, as I was not aware that he preferred meatloaf as a meal. Just to make sure we were both talking about the same food item (he can a be rather creative in his wording at times), I described the dish […]
I love cooking in cast iron. I also love bacon. Put them together and….. perfection! Using a cast iron skillet to cook bacon seems to make the bacon just right. It also serves to season the cast iron pan. Its a win-win situation. A lot of people seem to be a little intimidated by cast […]
Scalloped potatoes are one of my family’s favorite winter comfort foods.
On a cold wintery day, there is nothing more comforting then a plate of delicious classic meatloaf topped with savory gravy made with tomato soup and flavors from the pan drippings. Combined with your favorite mashed potatoes and vegetables that you have canned from last years summer garden and you have yourself one amazing meal […]