Homemade Self Rising Plain Cornmeal. Use in place of packaged brands for any cornbread recipe not containing flour. Mix makes 4 cups total (enough for 2 dozen+ cornbread muffins).
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Delicious slow cooker apple butter made with cider and spices. Use as a topping, side, or baking ingredient. Recipe makes a small batch of 3 pints. Vegan.
Homemade Fajitas Seasoning is a delicious blend of freshly ground peppers and spices. This recipe takes less than 5 minutes and is easy to have on hand for all Tex-Mex meals. One batch makes 3 (1 ounce) packets, or approximately 6+ tablespoons of seasoning. Vegan (free of chicken bouillon).
Homemade condensed cream of celery soup. Made with simple, on-hand ingredients and without additives. Use in place of any canned condensed soup in casseroles and more. Store in fridge for 5 days or freeze for up to 3 months. Replaces approximately 2 (10.5oz) cans. Vegetarian.
Before I had been diagnosed with food allergies, Andrew and I would often visit a local Japanese steakhouse for their delicious and cheap Hibachi dinners. Our meal was less than $15 combined for veggies, fried rice, and spring rolls. The meal wasn’t complete without the …