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Frugal Help in the Kitchen

 

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CHEESE

Colby and Cheddar Cheese  - The difference between Colby and cheddar cheese and how to use them.

 

CONDIMENTS

Homemade Ketchup  -  How to make your own ketchup from tomato sauce.

 

DESSERTS

Tips for Preparing Cheesecake: Frugal Tips to Make Cheesecake Better -  Kitchen help to make a better cheesecake.

 

FRUIT

 

APPLES

"A" is for Apple - The Apple Corer and making apple preparation easy as well as a recipe for Apple Crisp.

 

BANANAS

"B" is for Banana, by Nikki Willhite  -  The versatile banana and how to make frozen chocolate covered banana bananas.

 

BLUEBERRIES

Baking with Blueberries, by Nikki Willhite  - How to use dehydrated blueberries so that you avoid potentially soggy baked goods.

 

FRUIT SELECTION

How to Choose Fruit - How to choose the best fruit for your money when you go shopping.

 

HERBS and VITAMINS

 

CILANTRO

Cooking with Cilantro  - The health benefits of cilantro and how to cook with cilantro.

 

HERBS

Cooking with Herbs  - The nutritional benefits of herbs as well as the way to use them to add flavor and seasoning to your meals.

 

VITAMINS

Your Food and Its Vitamins: How to Preserve the Vitamins and Nutrients in Your Food  -  How food loses vitamins and nutrients and how to eat healthier.

 

VEGETABLES

 

CORN 

How to Freeze Whole Corn - How to Choose and Freeze Good Corn on the Cob.

 

ONIONS

Cooking with Onions -  How to buy, store and use onions.

 

POTATOES

Frugal Potato Savings -  How to make the most of your potatoes.

 

PUMPKIN

Cooking with Pumpkin - The nutritional value of pumpkins and how to use all the pumpkin to make snacks and baked goods. Includes a recipe for cream cheese pumpkin muffins.

 

MISC FOOD

 

GRAVY

How to Make Homemade Gravy - The secret to making good homemade gravy without lumps.

 

LEFTOVERS

Leftover Cooking Ideas  -  Ideas on how to save money using your leftovers.

 

NUTS

It's Raining Nuts -  A little information about nut trees and cracking nuts.

 

PIZZA

Homemade Pizza   -  Some general tips to help you make pizza at home.

 

SUGAR

Cooking with Agave  - The health benefits of agave and how to cook with it.

 

MISC

Cooking Measurements and Equivalencies  -   List to calculate equivalent teaspoons, tablespoons, cups, and quarts.

 

Homes and Scent  - How to enjoy life with your sense of smell and food.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tightwad Tidbits

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Click below to find hundreds of money saving
tips in alphabetical order

 

A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles

 

B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons

 

C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards

 

D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers

 

E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner

 

F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture

 

G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries

 

H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers

 

I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing

 

J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail

 

K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers

 

L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions

 

M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms

 

N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts

 

O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens

 

P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins

 

Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting

 

R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol

 

S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk

 

T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners

 

U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities

 

V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths

 

W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths

 

XYZ - Frugal Tips - Yams - Zucchini

 

 

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