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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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We have a lot going on this week, so I was on a mission to find simple recipes that use fresh (and on-sale) ingredients. Spending hours in the kitchen might be fun for some folks, but sometimes I like to rely on flavorful ingredients that cook up quickly without much fuss.

Quick & Easy Dinner Recipes

Marmalade Chicken – Recipe

Chicken Broth, College Inn, 32 oz, $1.67 (Publix)
Orange Marmalade, Smuckers, 18 oz, 99¢-$1.50 (Publix, Harris Teeter)
Dijon Mustard
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, $1.89 -$2.99 lb (Sweetbay, Kroger, Bi-Lo)
Shallot (or use Onion), 69¢-$1 lb (almost everywhere)
Oranges (Zest), 79¢ lb (Harris Teeter)

Creamy Corn Soup – Recipe

Scallion (not on sale, but inexpensive flavor)
Garlic (not on sale, but inexpensive flavor)
Corn, 4 pk, $1.29 (Aldi) or 34¢ ea. (Safeway)
Russet Potatoes, 5 lb, $3.50 (Lowe’s Foods)
Milk (fridge)
Bouillon, 3.25 oz, 79¢ (Kroger)
Sour Cream, 16 oz, Free-$1 (Harris Teeter, Winn Dixie)
Queso Fresco or Cotija Cheese (or other on-sale cheese)

Oven Fried Chicken Tenders – Recipe

Buttermilk (fridge)
Eggs, 12 ct., $1 (Lowe’s Foods)
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, $1.89 -$2.99 lb (Sweetbay, Kroger, Bi-Lo)
Panko breadcrumbs (pantry0
Spices (pantry)

Skillet Barbecue Shrimp – Recipe

Shrimp, $5.99 + lb (Food City, Sweetbay, Ingles)
Fat Free Italian Dressing, 16 oz, $1.48-$2 (Food Lion, Ingles, Dollar General, Publix)
Lemons (not on sale, look for a small bag to save per lb)
Worcestershire, 10 oz, $1 (Food City)

Teriyaki Pork Kabobs – Recipe

Teriyaki Sauce, 16 oz, $1.44 (Lowe’s Foods)
Pork Tenderloin, $3.99 lb (Bi-Lo)
Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.99 (Lowe’s Foods)
Red Onions, 99¢ lb (Food Lion)
Grape Tomatoes, pint, $1.50-$2 (Ingles, Food City)
Peppers, 99¢ ea. (Safeway)
Zucchini, 99¢-$1.29 lb (Food City, Harveys, Food Lion)