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Old 06-10-2009, 11:40 AM   #31
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Thanks so much for all the penny pinching Ideas! This place rocks. So little time and soooo much reading to do.

Whole pork lions were on sale for a buck fitty a lb. The loin was 8 lbs so I cut it in half and the one half was stuffed with grilled asparagus, mushrooms, red onions and provolone cheese. The outside was rubbed with roasted garlic & wrapped the outside in bacon. That went on the smoker with cherry wood until it hit 155. The inside stuffing was of stuff we had in the house but it turned out pretty darn tasty and there was enough slices to feed a small army. Froze half of it and had enough to eat on for about 5 days.

The other half got cut into thick chops and stuffed. Stuffing in the chops were, pepperoni, ham, provolone & Fresh basil leaves. The outside was just seasoned with S&P and drizzled with olive oil. These were grilled on the Weber grill to 145 degrees. We grilled them indirect (coals on one side of the grill) for about 20 mins and then finished them over direct heat for a minute or 2 on each side.. This stuffing combo was to die for! Again froze half and snacked on the remaining for a good 5 days..

Another thing we made along with the above was Johnsonville Hot sausage in the pound frozen tubes like the Jimmy Dean stuff. Those were on sale for 2 dollars at Woodmans. Defrosted them and rolled out the sausage and stuffed one with scrambled eggs, bacon, 4 small dollops of cream cheese and some colby jack shredded cheese. Then you roll it back up. Very good. The other one was stuffed with a good size banana pepper that was filled with garlic seasoned cream cheese and a good sprinkling of pepper jack cheese. This one was wrapped in bacon. Both were smoked to an internal temp of 160. The filling combo's are endless and again just used what we had on hand.

To roll them out we used parchment on bottom and saran wrap on top of the sausage and used a rolling pin to flatten it to about a 1/4-3/8" thick. Then remove the saran wrap and just start on one end of the parchment and roll it up. Worked pretty well although the second one the meat was a little warmer and it stuck a little more. After they are rolled up we put them in the freezer for about 30 mins to stiffen them back up.
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Old 06-10-2009, 01:59 PM   #32
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Originally Posted by LisaWV View Post
Cream Cheese Crack Muffins

2 - 8 oz pkgs of cream cheese
1/2 cup of Splenda
2 Eggs
1/2 tsp. vanilla

mix together and pour into lined muffin pan and back at 350 for about 15 mins or until done


Low Carb Pizza Crust

2 cups of moz. cheese
1 cup of ched. cheese
3 large eggs
seasoning of your choice (I use oregano, garlic powder, basil)

Bake for 15 to 20 mins @ 450 degrees


Fritatas (I eat these for breakfast all the time)

3 eggs
2 Tbsp of heavy whipping cream
3 strips of crispy bacon broken into pieces
1/2 cup of ched. cheese
1/2 cup of moz. cheese

mix everything together and fill lined muffin pan. bake at 350 degrees for about 8 to 10 mins

I tried out the Fritatas recipe last night. I used Feta cheese and moz cheese. I add Turkey bacon and a small amount of yellow pepper. I was also able to make extra which is a great help for me. I put them in the freezer so all I have to is grab one out every morning. Easy is good for me. Cheap is also good too.
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Old 06-10-2009, 02:13 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by Ilpirata View Post
Diet Rite Cola Chicken

Feeds 4

4 chicken breast
1 can diet rite cola
1/2 cup low carb ketcup

put in a medium sauce pan (yes the raw chicken too) and bring to a boil. Put a lid on it and turn to medium heat for 30 minutes......take the lid off an let simmer for another 10 minutes.

This makes a really good bbq chicken. I shread it up and just keep some in the fridge.

I am going to give your recipe a try today. It is so easy, and using 4 chicken breast I will have some left over to freezer for another. I am going to try it with Diet Caffeine free Dr. Pepper. Can't wait to eat it.

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Old 12-31-2011, 10:34 AM   #34
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Old 12-31-2011, 10:50 PM   #35
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Southwestern Chicken veggie soup

For a easy, quick and cheap soup add any chicken you have on hand with a some chicken broth (canned is good, fresh/homemade is better), a couple cans/or bag of frozen mixed veggies, and about 1/2 cup of roasted salsa verde. Cook together for about 30 mins...chow down!
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Old 01-01-2012, 05:52 PM   #36
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Happy New Year to everyone and thanks for the great ideas. Keep them coming.
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Old 01-03-2012, 08:10 AM   #37
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Old 01-08-2012, 07:54 PM   #38
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Old 04-12-2012, 03:16 PM   #39
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Just bumping this up in case someone has not seen it and also maybe has something new to add...since times are getting even tighter.
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