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One of the biggest ways to save money is to save money on
food Thrift starts with breakfast. They say breakfast is the most
important meal of the day. Few people have either the time or money to have
sausage and eggs every morning. Many people no longer eat sausage, and
have cut down on their eggs. Cold cereal is very convenient, but of
dubious nutrition and obvious expense.
Most large families that have to pinch pennies
eat grains, preferable whole grains, for breakfast. You can buy whole
wheat waffles and toast them, or make oatmeal, pancakes, or French toast for a
frugal nutritious breakfast.
Here are a few more frugal bread recipes.
Crockpot Granola and Apples
4 apples, peeled and sliced
1/4 cup honey
1 tsp cinnamon
2 Tbsps melted butter
2 cups granola cereal
Place the apples in the crockpot. Combine the rest of
the ingredients, and spread over the apples.
Cover and cook 6-8 hours on low heat.
Mexican Crockpot Breakfast
1 lb breakfast sausage, cooked, sliced
1 onion, chopped
1 green bell pepper, chopped
1 can chopped green chilies, mild
2 1/2 cups Monterey Jack cheese,
Spray the inside of the crockpot with a nonstick vegetable
oil. Layer the sausage, vegetables, chilies and cheese in the crockpot.
Lightly beat the eggs and then pour them over the mixture in
the crockpot. Cook on low for 8 hours.
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