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Savory Vegetable Mini QuichesThese mini quiches are great appetizers. They are so easy to make and are delicious.
Mushroom BreadUnroll crescent dough; separate into triangles. Arrange triangles in circle on greased 14 inch pizza pan with points toward center. Flatten dough and press seams together to form circle.
Cherry Cheese Coffee CakePreheat oven to 350 degrees F. For coffee cake, combine cream cheese, powdered sugar, egg yolk and vanilla in large bowl; mix until smooth.
Boston Brown Bread (Crockpot)Combine flour, baking powder, soda and salt. Stir in cornmeal and whole wheat flour. Add molasses and buttermilk, beat well. Stir in nuts and raisins. Pour batter into a greased and floured 3-pound shortening can.
Cappuccino Mix In A JarHave ready 2 (12 ounce) canning jars. Put the instant coffee into a food processor, and process to a fine powder. If you don't have a food processor, put it into a large plastic bag, and crush with a rolling pin.
Country Chicken CasserolePreheat oven to 400 degrees F. For filling, combine onion and mushrooms in microwave safe bowl. Cover; microwave on high 2 minutes or until softened, stirring halfway through cooking time.
Sesame VegetablesIn a large microwave-safe bowl, combine the carrots, broccoli, mushrooms, zucchini, garlic and water. Cover and microwave on high for 3 to 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender, stirring twice; drain.
Cider Pork ChopsCook noodles according to instructions, drain. Add beans and keep covered to keep warm. In large frying pan, place chops and surround with onions. Cook until onions are golden (5 minutes).
Pineapple Cheese DanishSeparate biscuits; place on baking sheet and flatten to 4 inch diameter. Spread cream cheese mixture evenly over biscuits. Distribute pineapple evenly over cream cheese.
Sugar For Facial ScrubInstead of paying for expensive facial dermabrasion scrubs, I use fine granulated sugar! Pour your usual amount of your favorite facial cleanser into the palm of your hand, add 1 or 2 tablespoons of sugar, rub hands together, then wash/scrub your face gently.
Getting Schools Supplies When School Gets OutWhen school is out, it is a great time to stock up on folders, spiral bound paper or ring binders, if you don't mind dumpster diving. The last day of school a lot of kids don't want the burden of things to take home and all kinds of resusables go into the trash.
Buy and Freeze Sale HamsLast month, the grocery store had a special on spiral sliced hams that were left from the holidays. They were still in date but not for long. They had been $1.79 lb and they were marked down.
Use Colorful Stickers On LuggageSince so many bags look alike nowadays, we put colorful stickers from a local store (a marine supply one, actually) on our luggage to identify them on the luggage carousel.
Bunny Napkin RingThis project is sure to put a smile on the face of each and every dinner guest.
Preparing Your Soil to Avoid Tomato BlightIf you have a problem with tomato plants contracting a blight that starts at the bottom and works its way up until the plant is dead, or even the beginning of a blight, you need to cook your garden bed.
Pets and EmergenciesMany of us live in areas where there are earthquakes, floods, and tornados. I live in an earthquake/flood/lahar zone. Sometimes, we may be forced to evacuate to a safer place.
Remembering Faith (Australian Shepherd)Faith was a 2 1/2 year old Australian Shepard. My son got her as a puppy. She loved to fetch balls and run through the field. She was such a sweet dog and wonderful companion.
Sugar Under Your Pillow - A JokeWhat do you get if you put some sugar under your pillow?
Elvis Has Not Left The BuildingThis is a picture of my youngest Grandson, Andrew, 19 months old.
He found a pair of children's sunglasses and would not take them off.
Uses for Old Watches?Creative ideas for reusing old and broken watches from our ThriftyFun community.
Game Ideas for a Seafood Fry?I really need help. I'm giving my step children a seafood fry and I need a couple of games to play. Please give me some ideas. I'm already playing a game where you put candy red fish in a dish wearing a blind fold.
Printing Individual Tips?I would like to print out individual segments of your newsletter. Can anyone tell me how I can do that without printing all those pages?
Make Your Own Quilt Batting?Here some ways to make your own quilt batting out of recycled These tips are from our ThriftyFun community.
Cleaning a Trench Coat?What is the best (temporary) way to remove general grime and worked-in stains (especially food and road-salt stains) from a dry-clean only water-resistant trench coat?
Can I Bake Bacon?A reader asked if you could bake bacon. Here are the responses we received from the ThriftyFun community.
Making Crafts with Tiles?Here are some crafty ideas for using leftover or broken ceramic tiles.
Where Can I Buy Spatini?Where can I buy Spatini in or around Emmaus, PA. Or can I buy it from the manufacturer? (Due to the amount of feedback we've received on this, we have created a petition)
Black Marks from Plastic on a Bathroom Sink?I have a marble type bathroom sink that has been marked up by my sons hot wheels plastic toothbrush. I can't get the black plastic marks to come off the sink surface. Any suggestions?