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Mrs. Scales' Recipes n' Things: Ramen Noodle Stir Fry (Cheap & Easy Dinners). Way, way too EZ!!


Poor Man's Stroganoff: “We had a cook there that had worked at Frederick & Nelson’s lunch counter in Bellevue. She brought that recipe with her,” recalls Mabel. “We sampled it with our regulars and they liked it so much it became our specialty. People came all the way from Bellevue just to have that dish.” Mabel kept it going until 1962 when a developer, expecting business to boom during the Seattle World’s Fair, bought the cafe.

from The Magical Slow Cooker

Poor Man's Stew

Poor Man's Stew {Slow Cooker} This stew feeds 5 people and only cost me $6.24! Add corn and green beans.

from Lifehack

13 Ideas of Really Cheap Meals for Broke People

How to Cook Brown Rice In a More Efficient Way Eat one of healthiest food around:brown rice, and discover a more efficient way of cooking it.

from Frugal Living Mom

20 Dinners That Cost About $5

Looking to cut down on my grocery budget, and this is a great way to start. I love the variety this menu offers - no more beans and rice! Even includes seafood dishes. Eat like a Queen on the budget of a Pauper. Pin now, read later!

from Business Insider

This Is What People Ate When They Had No Money During The Depression

On Sundays, Clara's family would eat a "Depression breakfast," which included sugar cookies and coffee. To make the cookies, beat three eggs in a bowl and mix them with three-fourths cup of sugar. Add about one and a half cups of flour and mix well until you can't see the flour anymore. Then, add a pinch of salt. Next, sprinkle some flour on a cutting board, roll the flour on the board and cut them up. Put them on a an ungreased pan to place in the oven. Cook on 350 degrees until brown.

from Pip and Ebby

Crockpot Mac and Cheese