Thanksgiving food On The Cheap

Thanksgiving Dinner On The Cheap

Thanksgiving is this week. Two of the most popular search terms for this blog are “cheap ass food” and “how to feed my family cheap”.  I used to do a weekly post called “Feeding My Family of Four For Under $10”.   This made me think of how I could help you feed your family cheaply on Thanksgiving without missing out on some delicious foods. I have to say right away that I am not a fan of turkey.  Hey, if it works for you then more power.  I’m open to other things. So, this post will a few different ways that you can  quickly and easily put together a belly bursting Thanksgiving that won’t melt your wallet.

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    • You don’t need a humongous bird.  There is no reason to get a huge centerpiece of a bird where you will be praying that there are no leftovers that will force you to invent new ways to serve the same bird.  Get a bird on the small side, say 10 pounds.  You’ll have more than enough turkey. […]
How to Go Green Cheaply and Save Money

How to Go Green Cheaply and Save Money

This is a portion of my article on eHow. If you’d like, please stop by and rate it! Every rating an comment helps me earn money towards the debt snowball.

Going green is the cool thing to do, but some green ideas can leave your wallet hurting. This doesn’t have to be! If you are just starting to go green, here are some simple ideas that will reduce your impact, won’t leave your wallet in pain, and can save you money. […]

Grow Your Own Food, Save Money

Grow Your Own Food, Save Money

I have a degree in Biology and I thought that I would grow potatoes in a pot this year. Trust me, it can be done. So I selected some red potatoes, brown bagged them so that they would sprout, and got ready to plant them. Let me say that I had them sprouted for months. I went to the home supply store and got organic soil and a large pot. I got home all ready to plant the potatoes that I’d now had sprouting for months.