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  • What's For Dinner? Family & Home
  • Welcome one and all :) This is a forum for recipes and ideas that are family friendly and the budget conscious as we share some of our family favorites and new recipes that are often requested.

    If time allows, please do share or try one recipe a week. If...  more
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    • Last updated August 28, 2015

What's For Dinner?

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  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: FIXED A POT ROAST ,FLAT GREEN BEANS, MAC AND CHEESE AND FRIED ONIONS, TOP IT ALL OFF WITH A BIG GLASS OF BUTTER MILK
    • December 8
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: LORRIN STUMPED HIS TOE AND PULLED HIS TOE NAIL OFF. THE DOCTOR BANDAGED IT UP. WHEN HE GO HOME IHAD SUPPER FIXED: SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN, MASHED POTATOES, GREEN BEANS, DINNER ROLLS AND GINGER ALE
    • December 6
  • Carolyn Mullin
    Carolyn Mullin joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • December 3
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: WE ARE HAVEING , LIVER AND ONIONS, WE BOTH LOVE IT.
    • December 1
  • Chris Decker
    Chris Decker: Jalapeno Apple Pie made for for Friendsgiving. Hope after eating it they still wanna be my friend lol. Wanted to spice up that bible study group :)
    • November 30
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: I DON'T KNOW HOW TO SPELL IT RIGHT BUT Y HOPE YOU GET THE MASSAGE, WE HAD HOME MADE LASAGNA, WITH HOME ROLLS A SALAD AND HOME MADE BROWNIES, AND A TALL GLASS OF MILK 
    • November 14
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: This probably belongs in the laughter group, I think I will send it there too. But with Thanksgiving just days a way, I thought this was a great What's For Dinner. 
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    Christmas Time - Never buy a bird larger than you can handle.
    When you have big bird problems... http://shagzilla.com/
    • November 14
    • Cheryl Hepler likes this.
    • Leslie McLea
      Cheryl Hepler Funny..so funny..thanks! In pain & know laughter can help Leslie
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea I am so glad you liked this. When I first saw it I laughed so hard my sides hurt. Hope you are doing well Cheryl.
      • December 5
  • Suzie Teter-Fisher
    Suzie Teter-Fisher joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • November 13
  • Dion Todd
    Dion Todd: Smoked Salmon on a cedar plank.
    • November 12
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: I love leftovers, they become a whole new meal. We cook everything by hand, no frozen foods, except for vegtables. I just thought this was an interesting article. If you have made to much, then share with a neighbor or a friend, they would appricate a mea...  more
    Why Americans have stopped eating leftovers - The Washington Post
    • November 12
    • Sylvia Todd likes this.
    • Leslie McLea
      Sylvia Todd Leftovers are great - time saved :)! The article mentioned that one concern about eating leftovers is that the food might have gone bad, which is indeed a concern I have sometimes (food poisoning is not fun!), and probably the main cause we throw out anyt...  more
    • Leslie McLea
      Leslie McLea We always do the sniff test. I gage how long something has been in the refridg. some days I do not even look in there becasue of my pain. So when I do, I take stock of what is in there and when we ate it last, although it may still be ok, I like you could...  more
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd: Since I can't really eat anything non-soft because of some temporary dental work in my mouth this week, I'm comforting myself with watching a season of Masterchef Junior while I work in the living room ;). Cute and cheery kids making amazing dishes - what...  more
    Cooking With My Son and a MasterChef Junior Contestant | Time.com
    • November 9
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: HAVEN'T BEEN HERE IN QUITE SOME TIME, I'M COOKING BBQ FOR SUPPER, AND FIXING CHILI, SOUP AND SANDWICH, AND OF COURSE TEA
    • October 27
  • Lasheika Simmons
    Lasheika Simmons: Today, I am preparing a lasagna, garlic bread and veggies. My boys love lasagna so it's lasagna Sunday :)
    • October 22
  • Kim Easley
    Kim Easley joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • October 22
  • Tracy Carroll
    Tracy Carroll: I'm looking for some RAW VEGGIE treats or recipes,,,any ideas???  
    • October 14
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    • Tracy Carroll
      Sylvia Todd Hi Tracy! We go through seasons of doing raw veggies, but not all the time, because having veggies go bad in our fridge is annoying to us ;). Some hummus dip with them is nice, which can be bought, or here is a recipe that we've made that is tasty, low co...  more
    • Tracy Carroll
      Tracy Carroll Sylvia! This recipe MUST of been meant for ME because, I've had the Bragg's Aminos for a WHILE now & was JUST thinking that I'd donate it to my local church pantry. Now, I'm using it! Thanks!!! <3
    • Tracy Carroll
      Sylvia Todd Oh yeah, we like Bragg's pretty well :)! Hope you enjoy it, Tracy <3!
  • Tracy Carroll
    Tracy Carroll joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • October 14
  • Dianne Golden
    Dianne Golden: What a lovely group!  Looking forward to trying all these great recipes!
    • October 12
  • Dianne Golden
    Dianne Golden joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • October 12
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: I  FALL BACK ON ONE IDEAM DURING THE FALL, HOT DOGS AND PORK AND BEANS, ALONG WITH A BAG OF FRETOS
    • September 20
  • Kenneth James Koen
    Kenneth James Koen joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • September 17
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby:  HELP !!!!!!!!!!! DOES ANYONE KNOW HOW TO COOK MUSHROOMS, WE WENT TO THE STORE, THEY HAD A SALE ON MUSHROOMS, WE COULDN'T RESIST BUT I DON'T KNOW HOW TO COOK THEM
    • September 13
  • Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
    Liesel aka Lisa Wardle joined the group What's For Dinner?
    • September 10
    • Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
      Liesel aka Lisa Wardle I love to cook and create all kinds of "healthy" and tasty meals for my loved ones, but due to coming home so late my family, mainly my husband, has already prepared dinner :) What a blessing :)
      • September 10
    • Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
      Liesel aka Lisa Wardle The exception is Sunday, truly the day of the Lord, my day of rest and to cook my heart out :)
      • September 10
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd: One thing that we think is lovely in the morning, or after a good dinner, is a great cup of coffee. This is a little thing we bought years ago. To be honest, we haven't used it that much in the past after the beginning, because it's kind of a fair bit to ...  more
    Amazon.com: AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker with Tote Bag: French Presses: Home &amp; Kitchen
    • September 8
  • Sylvia Todd
  • Dion Todd
    Dion Todd: Grilled portobello mushrooms and bell peppers.
    • August 25
  • Leslie McLea
    Leslie McLea: Ground Lamb Soup
    August 20, 2017

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    • August 21
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    Vegetable Soup - this was the foundation we used for the vegetable soup pictured below, but I think you can really use any veggies you may have around. We also used vegetable soup stock instead of water, and a bit of beef broth base, and pureed chipotle f...
    • August 16
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd: I think cooking doesn't have to be complicated, unless we make it so :).We made this vegetable soup, which is now simmering on the stove and smelling great, kind of off a recipe, but really, we just kind of looked at the ingredients, threw in a bunch of o...  more
    • August 16
  • Carolyn  Douglas
    Carolyn Douglas replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    CHRIS DECKER

    Cooking in my crockpot now : Slow Cooker Vegetarian Lasagna Soup
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    • August 1
  • Chris Decker
    Chris Decker: Cooking in my crockpot now : Slow Cooker Vegetarian Lasagna Soup
     

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    • July 29
  • Carolyn  Douglas
    Carolyn Douglas replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    FAMILY FAVORITE...MEXICAN SPAGHETTI

    1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts
    1 lb Velveeta cheese, regular or Mexican...  more
    • July 19
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd: We actually try to be better than this, but hey, ice is important, too ;)!
    • July 1
  • Sandra Colby
    Sandra Colby: I HAVEN'T BEEN HERE IN QUITE A WHILE, I WENT TO ALDI'S AGAIN YESTERDAY, I GOT ANOTHER ROAST ,WHEN WE GOT HOME I PUT IT IN MY SLOW COOKER, I CHOPPED UP CARROTS, JUNE PEAS, POTATOES, AND 5 SMALL ONIONS, LET IT COOK, IN 4 HOURS, WE HAD A MEAL FIT FOR A HUNGR...  more
    • June 23
  • Carolyn  Douglas
    Carolyn Douglas: WHAT'S FOR DINNER at our table tonight is Navy Bean soup ...With the hotter weather our family is eating lighter meals ...Looking for options with protein and filling :) Have a great week everyone...Stop by and post a picture or two of your summer meals.....  more
    • June 19
    • Carolyn  Douglas
      Dion Todd It is amazing how well dishes with just beans or potatoes can taste with a little love. Be blessed!
    • Carolyn  Douglas
      Carolyn Douglas When planning meals I double the recipe so that it lasts for two days...I will serve this dish on rice today to change it up a little :) Thankful for my mother and two grandmothers who showed me how to cook on a budget and still provide hearty meals...Has...  more
      • June 20
  • Carolyn  Douglas
    Carolyn Douglas replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    HOME MADE HEARTY TRAIL MIX...

    This makes great gifts for any event and for family get togethers
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    • June 19
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd: Jay Donovan, right after I replied to you, I happened to see this recipe in one of our local magazines, in an article titled "Comfort Food: Top Chefs present 7 recipes every SC cook must know". It sounds tasty to me, so posting it for ya to cons...  more
    • June 15
  • Jay Donovan
    Jay Donovan: Anyone have a great recipe for homemade Mac n cheese? I could really use it.
    • June 15
    • Sylvia Todd and Carolyn Douglas like this.
    • Jay Donovan
      Sylvia Todd lol, it's kind of embarrassing to say, but I've always had a soft spot for Kraft Mac 'n Cheese, though I know it's fake cheese and bad for you ;). What I do (though I haven't done it for a long time, 'cause I'm trying to be healthier ;)) is melt a bunch o...  more
    • Jay Donovan
      Maureen Germain that's so weird I love Kraft mac and cheese too lol. I could eat the whole box by myself! I don't eat many carbs now a days though but every once in a while, it has to be Kraft Sylvia :)
    • Jay Donovan
      Maureen Germain http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/course/dinner-recipes/top-10-mac-cheese-recipes
    • Jay Donovan
      Sylvia Todd Haha, Moe, I have mostly been "off the wagon" this month, but yeah, there's just something that seems like "home" about Kraft ;). I think that is largely because we fended for ourselves a lot growing up, but still :D.
  • Sylvia Todd
    Sylvia Todd replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    Sounds wonderful, Carolyn, quiche is such a nice option for something tasty and re-beatable :)!
    • June 12
  • Carolyn  Douglas
    Carolyn Douglas replied to a topic in the group What's For Dinner?:
    Will be making this week :) So sharing with all of you for your meal planning or new ideas to liven up your menu!!

    Easy Ham Quiche
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    • June 12
  • Carol  Pady
    Carol Pady:
    5 Quick And Easy Ground Beef Dinners So Delicious, You'll Have To Make Double
    • June 11