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Using Carry Out Selections to Multiple Meals
Here is one of my favorite ways to save money and get some great meals in the process. Now, I do make small meals, so what one person calls a meal and what another calls a meal will make this option vary greatly. In my colonia, I have several prepared food ...

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Making Healthy Meals from Products at Local Tiendas
Where I live there are several tiendas nearby, small mom and pop affairs, commercially-owned deli-types and corporate-chain convenience stores. When you first walk into any tienda, you get the sense the most popular items are chips, candy and soda. But, tie...

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Lots of Good Food -- Made by Someone Else :-)
Been doing a lot of visiting these days. Eating out a lot. The only downside is I eat more than I normally would therefore I gain weight. Joseph's Diner - Loved the Reuben, packed with corned beef and the sauce was great.  Mom loved Reubens. Bistro Cultural...

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My Niece's Salads
Better late than never. I forgot to add a picture of my niece's salads, now she is a cook where as I am not. On a recent visit, she served a group of us with fresh and lovely salads. What makes these salads unique beside containing fresh ingredients is my n...

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One Pot Spaghetti Dish
One Pot Spaghetti Dish Recipe Adapted from: recipes/30147-martha-stewart- s-one-pan-pasta Ingredients: 41/2 cups of water 1 pkg spaghetti 2 medium tomatoes, diced 1 medium onion, diced 4 garlic cloves, diced 2 dashes of red pepper sauce...

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Chicken Ensalada with Mixed Vegetables and Pineapple Chunks
Chicken Ensalada & Pineapple Chunks Wrap or Taco recipe A lightbulb went off in my mind the other day, I had been using precooked flour tortillas, right out of the package, as wraps because I did not want to cook them in a skillet with oil. Not only did I n...

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Wheat Tortilla Pizza
Wheat Tortilla Pizza Recipe Got the idea from; recipes/skillet_tortilla_ pizza/ My Wheat Tortilla Pizza Recipe is much different than the one noted above, but I do love "Simply Recipes", it's a great website for good, semi-eas...

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Feliz Año Nuevo!!! 2017 - Lentil Salad, Pickled Radishes, Simple Sauted Radishes Recipes
Happy New Year, Everyone!!! Spent New Year's Eve in Mexico with some friends. After cleaning my space, I dumped the mop water out the front door to clean out the old new year. For the dinner, I wore white underwear for good health and brought a lentil salad...

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Homemade Peach Ice Cream Success and more
While I am now in the process of assembling the next volume of Recipes from the Kitchen of a Frugal Non-Cook,  which will take at least a year to complete, I still peruse recipes and try new ones. During the process of looking for recipes to try for this vo...

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Turkey Rueben Sandwich
Turkey Rueben Sandwich Recipe Ingredients: 2 slices of bread (Rye is recommended, but any type bread will do) Olive oil 1 Slice of deli Turkey 1 Slice of Swiss or mild Cheese 1 Tbspn sauerkraut French Dressing Salt and pepper Process: In a skillet, add a do...
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