Easy Tuna Melt Sandwiches

This recipe for Easy Tuna Melt Sandwiches will be a lifesaver on busy evenings. Enjoy fish without much hassle at all.

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Years ago when I taught high school, my friend and fellow teacher, Tami and I would swap recipes and cooking notes all the time. We both loved to cook and eat so much, it made for the perfect friendship.

The second year we decided to do a lunch co-op. We both wanted to eat healthily but we knew it was hard to pack a lunch every day. Our lunch co-op meant that I would bring lunch for us one week while she brought lunch for us both the next week. We alternated like this for a whole year until I retired from teaching.

Occasionally there would be a weird/busy day when the girl on lunch duty either forgot or didn’t have time. She was responsible for buying lunch that day. Luckily, our school had a food service/restaurant class. The students learned to cook some great food and served it in a cafe for staff or deliver it to the room.

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5 Freezer Meals That You Don’t Need to Thaw

Don’t like freezer cooking because you always forget to thaw? Here are a few freezer meal recipes that you DON’T have to thaw.

5 Freezer Meals You Don't Need to Thaw |

I’m the Queen of Forget to Thaw. It’s such a bummer when dinnertime rolls around and I don’t have a quick fix, but I have a freezer full of food.

One solution to the dilemma is to stock up on some freezer meals that don’t need a complete defrost before reheating. Here are some of our favorites:

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Chocolate Oat Breakfast Cakes

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Bake someone happy with these deliciously filling Chocolate Oat Breakfast Cakes. A little heartier than your average muffin, they’re packed with all kinds of whole grain goodness.

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Real Food Products We Love: Fage Greek Yogurt

Real Food Products We Love - Fage

Fage Total 2% Greek yogurt just may be one of my favorite things. Best thing? There’s no gums, corn starch, or thickeners in this yogurt.

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Ham and Gruyere Quiche with Leeks

Ham and Gruyere Quiche with Leeks | Good Cheap Eats

This quiche, rich with ham, Gruyere Cheese, and Leeks will make any breakfast, lunch, or dinner shine.

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Freezer Cooking How To

Freezer Cooking How To

Wondering what all this fuss about freezer cooking is? It can save you time and money, as well as put some great meals on your table. Freezer cooking is one of my main ways to save money on groceries. I can do a day or two of bulk cooking and not only benefit from bulk […]

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5 Basic Rules for Saving Money on Food

5 Basic Rules for Saving Money on Food

 Looking to cut your food costs? Consider these “rules” for saving money on food. So, you wanna save some money on groceries, do ya? Well, lucky for you, it’s really not that difficult. You don’t need to clip coupons — though they can help the right situation — and you don’t need to worry that you’ll […]

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How to Make a Croque-Monsieur

How to Make a Croque-Monsieur |

A Croque-Monsieur is the French answer to the grilled cheese sandwich. And it’s pretty darn awesome. French food gets a reputation for being complicated. I can see that. There are definitely some complex recipes. Souffle? Croissant? Yeah, I get you. Even a simple mousse au chocolat takes several steps and dirties many bowls. On the other hand, […]

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5 Winter Salads to Brighten Your Day

5 Winter Salads to Brighten Your Day |

Craving something fresh during these last weeks of winter? Try one of these delicious salads! Who says that winter needs to be gray and dreary? When you consider some of the fruits and vegetables that are plentiful and often on sale in winter, there’s no need to be sad. You can still eat the rainbow […]

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Cilantro Chicken Rice Bowls

Cilantro Chicken Bowls |

Take beans and rice to a whole new level with this savory chicken topping touched with the awesome sauce that is sour cream and salsa verde. The fabulous magic of mixing sour cream and green salsa together is not to be underestimated. I use it as the topping for my famous Poblano Chile Enchiladas as […]

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