Leftover Makeover--a week of family dinners from only two pieces of meat

Leftover Makeover–A Week of Family Dinners from Two Pieces of Meat

One of the best ways to make the most of your grocery budget is to ensure that leftovers don’t sit in the refrigerator and spoil.  Our grandmothers possessed this skill, but it seems to have been lost over the years.  One of the complaints that I frequently hear from people is that their family members don’t like leftovers.  Another complaint I hear is how expensive meat has become.   My solution to both of these problems is the Leftover Makeover.  First, purchase fewer pieces of meat during your weekly grocery trip.  Then, turn the leftovers into something different, and your […]

Apples topped with a streusel topping ot make a delicious crisp.

Easy Apple Crisp

This recipe for Apple Crisp is very old.  I’ve been making it for Baker’s Man since we were in college.   My mother used to make it for me when I was growing up.  That’s how I learned to make it. The thing that I like most about this recipe is that it doesn’t require a lot of complicated ingredients.  I also like that there is no crust for me to mix up and roll.   I confess.  I have crust making anxiety.  My mom was able to throw things together in a bowl, mix it up, then roll it into […]