A Tale of Two Pies (Part 1): Chorizo Quiche – $.92 per serving

This recipe was done as a Monday Mashup – I had purchased new ingredient (eggs) for the week, but I still had leftover mashed potatoes from the weekend that I wanted to get creative with. If you’ve ever wondered what to do with leftover mashed potatoes, try using them as a topping for a casserole, …

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Leslie’s Famous Mashed Potatoes – $.33 per serving

Mashed potatoes are a comfort food classic. I discovered this method of preparing mashed potatoes around a decade ago. It has become a favorite of my whole family and friends. This recipe tastes amazing as is, but it can be played around with as well, adding garlic, cheese, chives, bacon, or any other ingredient you …

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Crunchy Mini Burrito Bowls – $1.04 per serving

Leftover time! In yesterday’s post, the recipe called for 10 peppers to fully utilize the prepared filling. In reality, I only had 5 peppers ready in the garden, so that left me with half of the filling to use in today’s recipe. Remember, nothing goes to waste! I had a few La Banderita corn tortillas …

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Mexican-Style Beef and Potato Stuffed Peppers – $.84 per serving

Today, I tried a mixup of two of my favorite things: Burritos with potatoes in them, and stuffed peppers. These little guys are so tasty, and can easily be spiced up with a little extra spice or hotter peppers. This recipe is a little more labor intensive then I normally choose, but on top of …

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Garlic Chicken and Potato Bake – $1.99 per serving

As you can start to see by now, I’m a huge fan of single dish meals. It saves time and cleanup. With two kids and a hungry husband, this is important.This meal is a favorite of my whole house, and it’s pretty healthy too. Cost 4 potatoes: $.88 Chicken: $5.56 Onion: $.35 Cheese: $1.00 Garlic: …

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