Making Cat Food by Lisa A. Pierson, DVM :: homemade cat food, cat food recipes - unfortunately, a meat grinder is a must for these recipes. Still, it cuts down on the amount of poo, and the smell is greatly decreased in addition to improving your cat's health. So maybe it's not such a bad investment after all.
DIY cat food (seemingly comprehensive and easy to follow guide to switching your cat to a homemade diet; includes information on how to use chicken/turkey thighs with or without a meat grinder and supplements, the benefits of raw and/or slightly cooked, and how to freeze)
Making Cat Food by Lisa A. Pierson, DVM :: homemade cat food, cat food recipes (great article by a vet...she doesn't seem to be selling anything, either! I have been thinking about getting a meat grinder...this might not save money over dry food, but I could upgrade kitty's diet without spending more, if I can find rabbit sold locally.)
1 t of catnip & 1 can of cat food, blend, squeeze out of baggie w/corner cut off onto parchment lined sheet, 350 for 15 min, store in airtight container