Author Archives: Angie

About Angie

Hi I’m Angie. I started Naturally Frugal Homemaker to share how I found a more natural, frugal and simple lifestyle. I love to cook, so I will be sharing my recipes too. My recipes aren’t limited to food either. I have several DIY cleaners and beauty recipes to share. Saving money, feeding my family good food and leading a simple happy life are my passions.

Chicken Recipe – How to stretch 1 chicken into 8 meals in 7 easy steps

credit Yesterday I lucked up on an unbelievable sale! An 8 lb Perdue Whole Roaster Chicken was on sale for $1.08 a pound! This is a vegetarian fed, cage free, antibiotic and hormone free bird. So of course I grabbed one. Instead … Continue reading

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Would you like to win this awesome drying rack? Weekend Giveaway! Ya can’t beat free!

This contest has ended. Thank you to everyone who participated.   I can’t think of a more frugal way to dry clothes than outside on a clothes line. But sometimes you can’t hang your clothes outside- rain, snow, not allowed … Continue reading

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What Is Chamomile – Home Remedies With Herbs

This is one tea I think every household should keep on hand. The uses for chamomile are endless. It makes a mild flavored tea and is easily combine with other herbal teas for home remedies. Chamomile is an herb and … Continue reading

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Why You Should Never Eat Boxed Mac & Cheese – Easy Homemade Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

credit Got home late from work and need to get dinner done in a hurry? That’s me most days. I am always looking for quick ways to get dinner on the table. It’s so easy to run to the cabinet … Continue reading

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Happy National Peanut Butter Cookie Day!

Don’t forget to share some peanut butter cookies with your loved ones today =) And while your at it… Don’t forget to send me your most awesome peanut butter cookie recipe! 

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I’m Teaming Up With Erin Chase at $5 Dollar Dinners

I am very excited to be linking up with the famous Erin Chase at $5 Dollar Dinners to bring you The Bargain Meal of the Week for Ingles sales ads. Each week I will create a meal based on the Ingles current … Continue reading

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National Peanut Butter Cookie Day Is June 12 – A Simple 5 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

I’ll be celebrating by making this recipe from Kraft:

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Kale and Tomato Pasta – A Simple 5 Ingredient Recipe

Cooking the pasta and kale in the tomatoes with some added water saves time and is a clever short cut with this recipe. We like this dish as a light lunch or side item. With only 5 ingredients it is … Continue reading

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Chicken Recipe – Honey Ginger Stir Fry

This chicken stir fry is sweet yet savory. The veggies are the star of the recipe with a small amount of chicken added in for flavor. I use my cast iron pans because they are the only pans I have. … Continue reading

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What I Did On My PJ Day

I had a wonderful day off on my PJ Day. I surfed the net without guilt or a timer. As an added bonus I didn’t go anywhere, which qualifies as a “No Spend Day”. I challenge myself to have “No Spend … Continue reading

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