Feed a Family of 4 for $4–Barbecued Smoked Sausage & Lima Beans

One of our favorite meals is Barbecued Smoked Sausage & Lima Beans. We found this recipe in Light & Tasty (now Healthy Cooking) Magazine. If you can find all of the ingredients on sale, this makes for a tasty dish. It is one of our go to pantry dishes. We have tinkered with the ingredients […]

Homemade Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza

Last night I was supposed to make a Cheeseburger Calzone. However, I did not have enough yeast to make both a top and a bottom for the calzone, so I decided to create my own cheeseburger pizza, inspired by Lynn’s Cheeseburger Calzone recipe. The bacon cheeseburger pizza was a huge hit in our house! We […]

Feed a Family of 4 for $4–Crockpot Breakfast

I found this recipe on a frugal discussion board I frequent, http://www.frugalmom.net/forums/. The recipe was originally for the slow cooker, but I cook it in the oven. It is great for breakfast or dinner, though we tend to have it for dinner. Crockpot Breakfast16 oz bag of frozen hashbrowns .50 (I found a 32 oz […]

Feed a Family of 4 for $4–Homemade Bread & Split Pea Soup

I have been inspired by at Erin at $5 Dinners to try to evaluate my own recipes and see what they cost. So, while I will continue to post recipes that I (and my family) enjoy, I thought I would also specifically designate those recipes that can feed 4 for $4 or under. This is […]