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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 inexpensive 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. While sometimes eating cereal for dinner is fine, it’s nice to come home after a busy day to a delicious dinner. These quick and easy recipes are perfect for the frugal foodie!

Quick and Easy Recipes for Dinner

Marmalade Chicken | Eating Well

Chicken Broth, 32 oz, $1.67
Orange Marmalade, 18 oz, 99¢-$1.50
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, $1.89 -$2.99 lb
Shallot (or use Onion), 69¢-$1 lb
Oranges, 79¢ lb

Creamy Corn Soup | Skinnytaste

Corn, 33¢
Russet Potatoes, 5 lb, $3.50
Bouillon, 3.25 oz, 79¢
Sour Cream, 16 oz, Free-$1

Oven Fried Chicken Tenders | Chocolate and Carrots

Buttermilk, $1.50
Eggs, 12 ct., $1
Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast, $1.89 -$2.99 lb
Panko breadcrumbs, $1.99

Skillet Barbecue Shrimp | MyRecipes

Shrimp, $5.99 + lb
Italian Dressing, 16 oz, $1.48-$2
Worcestershire sauce, 10 oz, $1

Teriyaki Pork Kabobs | 10 Minute Dinners

Teriyaki Sauce, 16 oz, $1.44
Pork Tenderloin, $3.99 lb
Mushrooms, 8 oz, $1.99
Red Onions, 99¢ lb
Grape Tomatoes, pint, $1.50-$2
Peppers, 99¢ ea.
Zucchini, 99¢-$1.29 lb

When you're in a busy season of life, quick and easy recipes are your best friend. Here are five of my favorite to satisfy any frugal foodie!