Potato Veggie Frittata

Potato Veggie Frittata

This budget-friendly meal is chock full of protein, vitamins and, most of all, flavor. Microwave leftovers (if you have any!) for breakfast. Ingredients: 1 10-oz. box frozen spinach, thawed and drained4 cup frozen hash brown potatoes, thawed1 cup shredded carrots⅓ cup diced onion⅓ cup diced bell peppers8 eggs, lightly beaten½ cup mayonnaise (can use light)½ […]

Recipe - Portobello Two-Cheese Panini

Portobello Two-Cheese Panini [RECIPE]

Quick, cheesy and utterly delicious-perfect for those busy nights! Yield: 4 servingsHands-on prep time: 3 minutesTotal prep time: 8 minutesPrice per serving: $1.50 Ingredients 4 baguettes Store-bought ranch dressing 4 portobello mushrooms, thinly sliced 4 slices Muenster cheese 4 slices cheddar cheese Directions Preheat panini maker. Slice open baguettes and spread with ranch dressing. Place mushrooms and one slice […]

Recipe - Ramen Ala Bacon - Current Balance - Pillar Credit Union

Ramen ala Bacon [RECIPE]

Ramen, the food staple of most college students, is about to get an upgrade! Super simple, super cheap, and super yum, this recipe is sure to join your family’s list of favorite dinners. Yield: 4 servingsPrep time: 2 minutesCook time: 3 minutesCost per serving: $.75 Ingredients:¼ pound bacon4 packages ramen noodle soup in your favorite flavor Directions: Bring a […]

Recipe - Crispy Buffalo Chicken Roll-Ups - Current Balance - Pillar Credit Union

Crispy Buffalo Chicken Roll-Ups [RECIPE]

Impress your family with this gourmet-looking dish that takes just minutes to make. And it’s delicious, too! Yield: 4 servingsPrep time: 15 minutesCook time: 35 minutesCost per serving: $1.30 Ingredients: 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves½ teaspoon salt½ teaspoon pepper¼ cup shredded mozzarella cheese¼ cup hot pepper sauce2 tablespoons mayonnaise1 cup crushed cornflakes Directions: Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease […]

Tomato and Bacon Rigatoni [RECIPE]

This delicious recipe will become an instant family favorite! Yield: 6 servingsHands-on prep time: 10 minutesTotal prep time: 30 minutesPrice per serving: $1.75 Ingredients   1 lb. rigatoni pasta 1 package prepared garlic bread 8 slices bacon, cut into strips 1 32-oz. jar garlic-flavored pasta sauce 1 15-oz. can diced tomatoes Directions   Preheat oven to 350°F. Cook pasta […]

Recipe - Butternut Squash and Chicken Chili- Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Butternut Squash and Chicken Chili [RECIPE]

Bring on the heat! This is chili served with a real kick! Yield: 4 servingsHands-on prep time: 8 minutesCooking time: 25 minutesPrice per serving: $1.85 Ingredients 1 pound ground chicken 1 chopped sweet onion 2 chopped garlic cloves 1 1/2 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons chili seasoning mix 1 7-oz. can diced green chiles 2 15-oz. cans rinsed black […]

Recipe - Hoisin and Honey Chicken - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Hoisin and Honey Chicken [RECIPE]

An Asian-inspired dish that’s super-easy on the cook and will have everyone begging for seconds! Yield: 4 servingsHands-on prep time: 10 minutesTotal prep time: 40 minutesPrice per serving: $1.20 Ingredients: 3 chicken breasts 1/2 cup teriyaki hoisin sauce 1/4 cup honey Directions: Slice chicken breasts into long strips. Combine hoisin and honey and mix well. Coat chicken in mixture […]

Budget Fettuccine Alfredo [RECIPE]

Creamy pasta for just a few dollars in less time than it takes to order dinner in! Yield: 4 servings Hands-on prep time: 3 minutes Total prep time: 10 minutes Price per serving: $1.19 Ingredients 2 tablespoons butter 1 clove garlic 3/4 cup cream 2 egg yolks ¾ cup grated parmesan cheese 2 tablespoons parsley 1 pound fettuccine Salt […]

Recipe - Orange-Garlic Chicken with Tomatoes - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Orange-Garlic Chicken with Tomatoes [RECIPE]

This chicken serves up a fresh burst of flavor with a side of wow! Yield: 4 servings Hands-on prep time: 15 minutes Total prep time: 30 minutes Price per serving: $1.70 Ingredients 1 cup white rice 1 teaspoon grated orange zest 8 chicken thighs 1 tablespoon olive oil Kosher salt Black pepper 1 clove garlic, chopped 1/4 cup orange juice […]

Recipe - Simple Stuffed Shells with Spinach - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Simple Stuffed Shells with Spinach [RECIPE]

A box of pasta + cheese + veggie = dinner!  Yield: 4 servings Hands-on prep time: 15 minutes Total prep time: 45 minutes Price per serving: $1.25  Ingredients 1 lb. jumbo pasta shells 1 16-oz. container cottage cheese 1 cup frozen spinach, thawed 1 cup shredded Muenster cheese 1 ½ cup shredded mozzarella cheese, divided 1 egg, beaten 1 […]