Creamy Butternut Squash Soup and Baked Chicken

A delicious and nutritious fall soup! I borrowed and slightly modified this recipe! I added apple juice in with the broth and it gave the soup just enough extra sweetness! Ingredients 1 lb Chicken Thighs ($1.85) 1/8 cup Olive Oil Dressing ($.10) 1 large Butternut Squash ($.69) Thanks Aldi! 2 T butter ($.10) 1 small onion ($.20) 1 celery stalk ($.05) 2 small potatoes … [Read more...]

Oven Fried Thighs

This is my first full Organic Meal for under $5...thanks to matching sales with coupons! Ingredients 6 Organic Chicken Thighs ($.73...Manager's Special $2.73 - $2 "e-coupon" from Shortcuts.com) 4 T butter ($.40) 1 cup breadcrumbs ($.50) 1/2 cup soy free breadcrumbs ($.25) 1 bag Cascadian Farms organic French Fries ** ($2.50 sale - $1 coupon = $1.50) Ketchup ($.15) 1 … [Read more...]

Autumn Chicken

Ingredients 4 Chicken Thighs ($1.89�I got a bunch at Sam's not long ago�marked "Price reduced for quick sale"�they went straight into my freezer) 2 Apples, sliced ($1.49) Apples will be on sale for most of the fall! � onion, sliced ($.30) 1 cup apple juice ($.20) Salt and Pepper Dash Cinnamon ($.10) 3 T lemon juice, to prevent browning of apples ($.10) 1 cup rice … [Read more...]