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Ingredient: butter

PEAR GINGER CHUTNEY

PEAR GINGER CHUTNEY

CLASSIC THANKSGIVING STUFFING

CLASSIC THANKSGIVING STUFFING

This classic stuffing is a crowd-pleaser. Better than any box, made easily from scratch with variations like Apple Cranberry Pecan or Bacon Parmesan. It's a frugal yet delightful way to enhance any meal.

PERSONAL THANKSGIVING POT PIES

PERSONAL THANKSGIVING POT PIES

Transform your Thanksgiving remnants into savory pot pies. These 6 individual pies feature tender turkey, veggies, and golden puff pastry crusts. A delightful way to enjoy your holiday leftovers.

MUSHROOM SKULLS

MUSHROOM SKULLS

Fresh mushrooms easily transformed to look like spooky skulls. Here’s a ghoulishly great addition to your Halloween board

EASY ONION JAM

EASY ONION JAM

This easy jam recipe turns a simple, budget-friendly ingredient, the humble onion, into a savory, sweet delight that's perfect for elevating any meal.

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Indulge in a harmonious blend of rich, spiced cake-like cookies and a luscious, velvety filling, delivering a symphony of autumn flavors with every bite.

PUMPKIN APPLE CIDER SOUP

PUMPKIN APPLE CIDER SOUP

Discover the taste of autumn with our PumpkinApple Cider Soup – a perfect blend of savory and sweet. Paired with Grilled Cheese Croutons, it's comfort food at its finest.

GRILLED CHEESE CROUTONS

Indulge in irresistible Grilled Cheese Croutons – made with sharp cheddar cheese and a golden, buttery crunch, these bite-sized delights elevate any soup to a whole new level of comfort.

EASY APPLE STRUDEL

EASY APPLE STRUDEL

The essence of autumn with easy apple strudel, featuring flakey puff pastry enveloping spiced apple goodness, a delightful treat that embodies the cozy flavors of the season. This recipe makes two strudel.

AWESOME SAUCE FOR RIBS

Quick and easy delectable sauce for BBQ ribs.

SIMPLE POLENTA

SIMPLE POLENTA

Here’s the recipe for the simplest polenta. It’s made with salted water and a bit of butter. Made this way it’s about 20 cents per one cup serving. It doesn’t get much more frugal and fabulous than that!

PUB STYLE IRISH NACHOS WITH GUINNESS CHEDDAR SAUCE

PUB STYLE IRISH NACHOS WITH GUINNESS CHEDDAR SAUCE

Best Bar snack EVER made easily at home! Irish Nachos with delicious Guinness Cheddar Cheese sauce to top it all! Make it next game day!