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Have any different dinner suggestions?

Just getting tired of the same old thing...cheap suggestions please :)

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nikkileerue

Asked by nikkileerue at 4:35 PM on Oct. 9, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • Turkey burgers, They are AMAZING and put a twist on the same old same old burger. i have a really good recipe if you want it. You can change it up to fit your taste.
    Zacherysmommy08

    Answer by Zacherysmommy08 at 4:38 PM on Oct. 9, 2009

  • Baked spaghetti.
    My DIL loves ravioli lasagna. I don't know the recipe exactly, but she layers raviolis with lasagna cheese.
    If you like salads, there's a great main dish salad I make - layered in a big bowl, glass if you have one to show the layers. Layer lettuce, chopped cooked egg, chopped cooked potato, chopped cooked bacon, peas, chopped onion, green pepper, tomato, cheese, ... and then whatever else grabs your fancy. Top with about a cup of mayo mixed with a teaspoon or two of sugar. Yum!
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 4:40 PM on Oct. 9, 2009

  • I often make chicken. I have grandkids so I started cutting the chicken tenderloins in bite size pieces. I lightly roll them in a mixture of flour, parmesan cheese and whatever spices we want. (when I'm alone I use really spicy stuff but not when the grandkids are here). The small pieces allow me to fry them in olive oil & minced garlic quickly. If I am home alone I brown them up and then simmer them in jalapeno juice but if the gks are here I skip that. Tonight I had that and a salad and left over spinach from last night. It was amazing, cheap and quick to make with little clean up.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 5:24 PM on Oct. 9, 2009

  • I have all kinds of budget recipes on my site

    daniellecooks.wordpress.com

    budget meals is a searchable category. Very healthy stuff.
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 9:07 PM on Oct. 9, 2009

  • Here are some of my recent meal plans. Send me a message offlist if you would like any recipes:
    Week of 10/11
    Sunday – chili
    Monday – not crab cakes, tofu fish sticks, baked sweet potato “fries”
    Tuesday – peanut noodles
    Wednesday – tamale bean pie
    Thursday – Mexican bean and pasta bake
    Friday – breakfast for dinner – pancakes and fruit
    Saturday – pizza (on the grill, weather permitting
    Week of 10/4
    Sunday – white chili
    Monday – lentil sloppy joes
    Tuesday – curry
    Wednesday – southwest falafel
    Thursday – zucchini and cheese enchiladas
    Friday – mushroom stroganoff
    Saturday – pot pie
    Week of 9/27
    Sunday – Lentil soup and grilled cheese sandwiches
    Monday – not home
    Tuesday – stirfry
    Wednesday – peanut noodles
    Th
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 11:08 PM on Oct. 9, 2009

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