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Beef Enchiladas

How to make beef enchiladas from scratch

We love beef enchiladas around here. This is a great recipe that can easily be doubled. Use store-bought tortillas, or make a batch of these cornmeal tortillas. 1 pound ground beef 6 oz can tomato paste 2 cups warm tap water 1 cup shredded cheese 1 teaspoon EACH salt & onion powder 1-1/2 teaspoons chili […]

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Tater Cakes Recipe

Stack of Potato Cakes

My husband has been talking about what he calls a tater cake – not made with mashed potatoes more like hash browns and onion among other things – Does anybody have a really tasty recipe? Thanks! Tina From the Hillbilly Housewife: It sounds like you’re looking for a potato cake recipe.  It uses grated potatoes, […]

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Yum Yum Cookies

Yum Yum Cookies

I am looking for a bar cookie recipe called yum-yums. The main ingredients included brown sugar, egg, vanilla, flour and walnuts. After it cooks, a mixture of cream and powdered sugar is spread over the cooked recipe and then is covered in coconut. Lost this time honored recipe. Can anyone help? Gail   Do you […]

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Bacon Recipes, Slow Cooker Thanksgiving and Historic Pizza – Free Kindle Cookbooks

Here are my top 3 free kindle books today: Bacon Recipes    Bacon! Everything is better with bacon, so we’ve gathered 25 of our most tempting, can’t-miss recipes with bacon for every meal of the day! http://amzn.to/1pLMIBt   Thanksgiving Slowcooker Recipes I don’t know about you, but I always run out of stove and oven space […]

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Delicious Squash Casserole

One of our favorite vegetables is yellow squash and this casserole makes the perfect holiday side dish. It’s simple enough to make even on a weeknight, but also makes a wonderful addition to your Thanksgiving or Christmas table. Give it a try and see if you like it as much as we do. Delicious Squash […]

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Spinach and Pasta

I love simple dishes that can be trown together in minutes. This particular one  is healthy and perfect for those days when you’re eating a little healthier and cutting out meat. It’s also quite frugal. Feel free to use any cheese you like with this dish. This recipe comes from my good friend Christine – […]

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Best Gingerbread House Frosting

We tried several recipes for gingerbread house frosting but this one is by far the best. It dries quickly and holds the pieces together very well, that way the candy doesn’t “slide” down the sides & roof of the house as you’re decorating. Gingerbread House Frosting: 2 egg whites 3 1/2 c. powdered/confectioners sugar 2 […]

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Velveeta Broccoli Casserole

This is a great simple broccoli dish the kids will love. It’s very cheese, but also quite economical. Great for potlucks or as a side dish with baked or grilled chicken. It goes together pretty quickly and is a rather frugal recipe. I hope you will give it try. Velveeta Broccoli Casserole Recipe 2 packs […]

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