This week, my frugal challenge is to NOT use the oven at all. conserve electricity. You will see several crock pot recipes in my menu, probably many more in up-coming weeks. One of the best cookbooks for crockpot cooking is the Fix It and Forget It Series. Check it out here if you don't have it.
Sunday: Pasta Salad, cut up veggies $2.00Monday: End of Summer Harvest Soup in Crock Pot $4.00
Tuesday: Veggie Helper $2.00
Wednesday: Mexican Rice & Beans (from Fix It & Forget It Lightly Cookbook) $4.00
Thursday: Breakfast for Dinner! Eggs & Pancakes $2.00
Friday: Veggie Burgers & Fries $3.50
Saturday: Butternut Squash Ravioli with Sage Butter & Green Salad (I will use frozen ravioli) $3.00
For more great menu ideas go to orgjunkie.com