As caregivers, we all love a good deal, especially in this economy. Shopping at one of the various dollar stores (The Dollar Store, The Dollar Tree, The 99 Cent Store, etc.) can shave quite a bit off your monthly household and care giving budget.
Another meat that this works well with is a ham. Serve the ham as a meal but then cube the leftovers right away (or before you put it on the table) and freeze the cubes for another meal of ham and bean soup, ham salad, or a ham and noodle casserole.
That’s it! You think it’s much harder than that, but I’m going to tell you something. When I was young, my mother went with my father to a formal party. It was thrown together by my father’s boss. Of course, my father was uptight and he didn’t want to make any mistakes. But, my mother didn’t know how to act formal. All she knew was how to be comfortable.
Always season or marinade your beef before cooking, this is one of the most important tips for cooking your beef. Whether it is marinating the beef overnight or just plain salt and pepper on a steak. This does enhance the meat’s flavors greatly. Here is a marinade recipe that can be used on steaks that is simple to prepare and it tastes great.
When roasting a large chicken or a turkey, prevent over-browning of the skin by loosely tenting aluminium ute trays prices over the bird for part of the cooking time. You can remove the foil during the last 20 minutes or half hour of cooking for a perfectly browned bird that isn’t overly crispy.
Style planes can be made out with the Styrofoam aluminium tray prices that meat is packaged on. Lower out a entire body, wings and tail shape. Use a knife to cut a slit in the body for the wings and tail. Mainly because the Styrofoam is so light, these planes can soar for any good distance.
Coupons have changed over the years and this is unfortunate. Years ago most coupons were for one item and now shoppers need to buy two or even more to get the discount. Take the time to look through your magazines and Sunday paper, though, and clip the coupons for things you use or would like to try. Children usually love clipping coupons and helping out in that way. (If they are old enough to safely do so, of course).
One valid point of advice is that raccoons can bear rabies. When they become rabid they’re more aggressive and may be harmful if one chooses to bite you. Never go near a raccoon, if one looks unwell. Get in touch with the park keeper or warden and let them tackle the problem.