Party Planning on A Budget

Party Planning

One of the best things about the holiday season is all the holiday parties and gatherings. It is fun to get together with friends and family and take a break from reality for a little while. The part that is not fun is the party planning. The reason it is not fun is usually because the cost of planning a party or even a small get together can really attack the budget. In a few weeks I am going to open up my house for a holiday party with friends and so the planning has begun. I am not stressed ...

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Crockpot Chili Recipe

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This week's recipe is Crock Pot Chili by Brett at Mama Loves Her Bargains that is sure to warm you on a chilly night!Chili is one of my Brett's favorite dishes to make when the weather gets cooler. It's full of protein, and such a comfort food for us. This is more or less the chili her mom although some things have changed a bit over the years. Ingredients:1 lb ground beef (or turkey) 1lb sweet Italian sausage (if you like more heat, use spicy!) 1 15oz can dark red kidney beans, ...

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Pork Garlic Butter Stir Fry Recipe

Pork Garlic Butter Stir Fry Recipe

I know stir-fry can be healthy but I have always avoided cooking them. I even owned a wok for several years but the thought of cooking with soy sauce grossed me out. I do not like Thai or Chinese food so ideas of sauces friends would suggest were quickly shot down. I finely grew frustrated when I had a load of fresh veggies and stir fry seemed like the logical way to cook them. So I took to the internet and compared different recipes. For dinner that night I made stir fry (soy sauce free) and my ...

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Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas Recipe

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This week's slow cooker recipe is for yummy Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas using Tabitha's recipe from Saving Toward A Better Life! You can add a little extra spice like Paprika Pepper to kick up the flavor or enjoy as is for a great homemade meal! Ingredients:Chicken Breasts or Tenderloins Can or Rotel Tomatoes Can of Old El Paso Enchilada Sauce Flour Tortillas (or wheat) Shredded Cheese (I use Mexican Blend but you can us what you like) Sour Cream Green OnionsDirections: ...

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Turkey,Broccoli and Cheese Biscuit Bake Recipe

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I had turkey leftovers and wanted to use them up but was not in the mood for traditional turkey again. It was also a cold day and I knew that a warm dinner would be the perfect way to end our day. So I got out my leftover turkey, fresh veggies, and Great Value biscuits and created a hearty meal that was well received by everyone. Turkey,Broccoli and Cheese Biscuit Bake2 packages Great Value Biscuits 4 cups leftover turkey 2 cups broccoli or broccoli/cauliflower mix (fresh or ...

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Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey Recipe

Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey

I ended up with several pounds of penne noodles leftover after I had to make pasta salad for a luncheon. I had leftover turkey also so I decided to put them together and came up with this delicious dish. The best part was it is made with leftovers so it was a snap to assemble and cook. Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey2+ Cups of Leftover Turkey 1 lb box of pasta (cooked according to directions on box) 2 Tbsp butter or margarine 3 minced garlic cloves 2 Tbsp flour 1 cup broth ...

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Turkey Parmesan Stromboli Recipe

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Whenever I cook a turkey dinner, I always end up with leftovers. My family is never in the mood for second turkey dinner anytime soon. My kids would rather eat pizza for dinner every night but I hate to waste food. Thus reinventing leftovers becomes a necessity at my house. Tonight I came up with a surefire way to please the kids, use up the leftovers, and make the adults happy. Turkey Parmesan Stromboli (with Great Value refrigerated pizza dough)2 packages Great Value refrigerated ...

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Turkey & Broccoli Braid Recipe

Turkey Recipes

Leftovers are a staple in our household but eating the same thing over and over again can get boring. With the holidays here, leftovers are bound to be in abundance. I have started going thru my favorite recipes to find new ways to freshen up those leftovers. Tonight, I too one of my favorite recipes and mixed it up to use up leftover turkey. The best part is no one needs to know it came from leftovers and makes a great dish to pass at your next potluck.Ingredients: ...

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Presentable Leftovers

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I am not sure about your Thanksgiving dinner but our holidays are spent hanging out with our family and watching football. We now all have children so the holiday have become more meaningful. It has always been a tradition for our family to make Thanksgiving dinner again at our house since we always travel to our families. The problem is I have tons of Turkey leftover. Turkey Leftovers recipes The easiest way to make over Turkey is to be creative. We love Great Value RollsThis recipes ...

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