meals-on-a-budget

Simple Peanut Butter Cookies

Thank you to Mothering member mphillips for contributing this recipe. Find more recipes here.   This recipes makes about 30 cookies.   Ingredients 1 Cup Natural Peanut Butter (salted – add 1/4 t salt if using unsalted) 1 egg 1 Cup Sugar   Directions Preheat

Dinosaur Eggs Recipe

Thank you to Mothering member fayebond for contributing this recipe. Find more recipes here.   Ingredients 12 hardboiled eggs 5 drops green food coloring 1 cup vingear 3 cups water 1 bunch scallions, sliced 2 cloves garlic, sliced 6 T mayonaise 3 T mustard  

Lentil Herb Soup

  Thank you to Mothering member butterflyrouge for contributing this recipe. Find more recipes here.   Ingredients 1 bag dried lentils,rinsed and drained 1 onion, chopped 2-3 sticks of celery, chopped 2-3 carrots, peeled and chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 cubes of chicken or

Captain’s Chicken

Thank you to Mothering member zimsmom for sharing this recipe.  This is one of those dishes that hits the spot every time and it tastes even better the next day!   Ingredients 4 chicken legs (drum and thigh) 1 large can whole peeled tomatoes

$5 Meal Ideas

With food prices going up, finding frugal dishes that fill your family is more important than ever.   We recently asked members of the Mothering community to share their best meal ideas that could be cooked for less than $5 and feed a family