Frugal Meals : Beans

Homemade Savory Chili Beans

take a can of baked beans and add your own spices so many different combinations

(shown) Homemade Savory Chili Beans: add to 1 can baked beans a tsp of each: mexican chili powder, crushed chili powder, paprika, cumin, coriander seed, garlic powder, onion granules, parsley, celery salt.

1 canĀ  of baked beans makes 2 mains or 4 light meals

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This Weeks Frugal Meals

This weeks meals are on a budget.

I picked up a whole large uncooked chicken for $5 and put it in pressure cooker and cooked it on the chicken cooking setting for 30 minutes.

I also got a boneless pork roast on special and slow cooked that with Pete Evans Recipe for Pulled Pork (homemade bbq type sauce).

So I will be using the meat from these to create this weeks menu. Continue reading