This week’s flavor – Botan Calrose Rice

This week’s flavor is Botan Calrose Rice. Rice is a staple of many cuisines, and with good reason. It is easy to prepare and can be used in a variety of dishes. Also, it’s very affordable! I purchased a 5 pound bag for $4.48. According to the nutritional label, this bag holds approximately 50 servings. …

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Chicken Enchirridos – $1.58 per serving

This recipe for chicken enchirridos came from a place of necessity, and also cleaning out my pantry. I am currently on crutches due to an old knee injury flaring up, so I figured the crock pot was the best way to cook a great meal without having to be on my feet too much. These …

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Spanish Rice and Chicken Stuffed Peppers – $1.75 per serving

This is another take on the potato stuffed peppers I made a few weeks ago. I absolutely love stuffed peppers, and there is so much you can do to create new and fun meals. A super easy way to cut back on the prep time in these recipes is to use a crock pot to …

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This week’s flavor – Bell Peppers

Once again, this week’s flavor comes courtesy of my garden. My bell pepper plants have absolutely gone crazy this week. So, as they say – when life gives you peppers, cook `em. Or something like that. A lot of people don’t realize this, but the different colors of bell peppers are all the same plants …

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Chili Chicken Zucchini Boats – $1.27 per serving

One of the wonderful things about zucchini is that it is an extremely versatile vegetable. It can fit into many different cuisines and flavors, and this recipe is no different. If you are looking for a low carb alternative for tacos, burritos, pasta, or any other type of carb heavy meal, give these zucchini boats …

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Carb Free Zucchini Lasagna – $1.18 per serving

You will be in low carb heaven with this delicious all-veggie lasagna. This is a great way to use up those summer time veggies that are growing in such abundance this time of year. If you have other vegetables you want to throw into the mix, go ahead! The great thing about this recipe is …

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