WRAL SmartShopper

WRAL SmartShopper

What's for dinner Wednesday?

Posted July 13, 2016

Sauteed veggies

Here's the place to share your meal ideas for the evening, post where you bought the ingredients frugally and even share a recipe if you would like.

If you need some inspiration for your own dinner tonight, this may give you some helpful ideas.

What's on your menu tonight?


Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all
  • jdouglas13 Jul 13, 2016

    Ascherer - yum!

    Raesmom, Mom food is always the best! :)

  • raesmom1612 Jul 13, 2016

    Mmmmmm home cooked meal made by mom tonight....white rice Spanish beans and pork chops......I had 2 bowls!!!! I can't even move lol

    Although I am a little jealous of therealncyankee's capn' crunch :)

  • ascherer Jul 13, 2016

    Tonight is baked chicken cutlets finished by topping with ham and provolone cheese. Served with a mushroom alfredo sauce over penne and a side salad.

  • jdouglas13 Jul 13, 2016

    Twinredheads, I'm drooling. That sounds so good!

    Faye, of course... silly me... doughnuts with a side of tuna LOL ;)

  • twinredheads Jul 13, 2016

    Ground beef stroganoff over egg noodles, grilled zucchini and buttermilk biscuits.

  • meredith88 Jul 13, 2016

    Last night ended up being Red Hot & Blue. My mom was on her own for dinner too so we decided to go together. My birthday coupon made my meal free so I just paid $2 for my drink and then left a nice tip.

    I had my "final" (I hope!) jaw surgery this morning. Hopefully I'll be able to eat again by supper time. I'm on my own for food again so we'll see which coupon I use for free food tonight :-) My birthday has lined up well with all these dinners on my own!

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jul 13, 2016

    TheRealNCYankee - that is seriously the best cereal ever. Except when it tears off that layer of skin from the roof of your mouth. Hate that part. I do love PB Capn Crunch, though!

    jdouglas13 - so good to know about the pickle juice secret. Can't wait to try it on my next pasta salad. And don't you mean Krispy Kreme for dinner with a possible tuna sandwich on the side. lol

  • jdouglas13 Jul 13, 2016

    Coupon4me, I like your easy dinner tonight! Pickle juice is used in many summer salad recipes. My Mom's secret ingredient in mayo-based salads was the juice from the jar of stuffed green olives.

    The tortellini antipasto salad last night was disappointing. Not sure why, but we didn't save the leftovers and agreed not to have it again. I could go for a nice easy dinner tonight as well. Maybe tuna sandwiches with Krispy Kreme for dessert?

    The oven repair guy is supposed to be here this afternoon. The Princess is going to go ballistic. She doesn't like strangers in the house, especially men. Let's see if he actually brings the right parts and isn't too afraid of/distracted by the screeching and barking of The Princess to actually install them correctly! :p

    Happy Wednesday! LOL

  • TheRealNCYankee Jul 13, 2016

    A bowl of Peanut Butter Captain Crunch after softball.

  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Jul 13, 2016

    coupon4me - that works, too! I have never tried it with pickle juice, but I do love pickles.

    Tonight we are having chicken tacos with all the toppings, rice and peaches.