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What's your favorite dang we broke meal?

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Mine is hamburg gravy on mashed potatoes..or sometimes french fries. Oh and tuna noodle caserole is a cheap one too.

Even though I don't necessarily have to be poor to make this for dinner :)

What's yours?

by on Apr. 10, 2014 at 10:42 AM
Replies (551-560):
lisag95
by Member on Apr. 12, 2014 at 4:48 PM
Spaghetti.
Beans and rice.
Bean and eggs
Egg and hotdog
Pancakes
Mac n chez and hot dog.
Ground beef tacos with rice and beans
Tamales-- always have some in my freezer from when they r made for Xmas.
Torstadas
Anonymous
by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:04 PM

Mashed potato sandwiches? Never heard of them. Sounds intriguing though.

Quoting Anonymous:

Mashed potatoe sandwiches... I eat them all the time, not even because I'm broke...just addicted to them I guess. lol. Spaghetti is another one unless I decide to make my own sauce...completely depends on time frame but making the sauce is a little more expensive...


mommy2two25
by Bronze Member on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:07 PM
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My husband was laid off last year. When he went grocery shopping he bought giant packs of Ramen. I asked why? He said that's what poor people eat & we are now poor. We are that for lunch for months lol!
mmtosam06
by Gold Member on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:15 PM

This right here Pancakes go a long way :)

Quoting Anonymous: breakfast for dinner


Stephanie nice to meet you.
Goddesswillow
by on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:17 PM

tacos

caro100
by on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:33 PM

Hamburger hash or the kids liked macaroni and cheese with hotdogs

thickmamaof2
by Gold Member on Apr. 12, 2014 at 5:42 PM
How I make ours:
Ground beef
Refried beans
Mexican rice
Tomatoes
Lettuce
Cheese
Olives
Sour cream
And tortilla chips


Quoting CrimsonRadiance:

How I make ours:

2 big bags of tortilla chips (2/$3 usually at Kroger)3 pounds hamburger ($7 at Kroger)Olives ($1 can)Mushrooms ($1 can)Onion ($3 for a bag)Cambells Nacho cheese soup (2/$4)Salsa ($2 jar)

 $21 bucks total   (we have a family of 5.. 3 of them growing boys.. LOL!) 

 

Quoting KaciSmith13:

How are nachos cheap? For a family of 6, I spend on average $50 bucks to make them LOL. Tell me your secret. My family loves nachos. 

Quoting The_Doodle:

Tuna casserole

bean and potato enchiladas

tacos and spanish rice

nachos

Countess79
by on Apr. 12, 2014 at 6:02 PM

Pancakes... 

Anonymous
by Anonymous on Apr. 12, 2014 at 6:03 PM
How do you make her hamburger gravy that sounds yum
maidjillian
by on Apr. 12, 2014 at 6:11 PM

toast

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