• Crafts

    Crafts

  • Do it Yourself

    Do it Yourself

  • Gardening and Landscaping

    Gardening

  • Frugal Living Articles

    Frugal Living

  • Gift Ideas

    Gift Ideas

  • Frugal Holidays & Decor

    Holidays

  • Make your own Mixes

    Mixes

  • Money Matters

    Money Matters

  • Recipes

    Recipes

  • Tips and Tricks for Frugal Living

    Tips-n-Tricks

  • Contact Us

    Contact Us

    • MYO Non-Stick Vegetable Spray

      Non Stick Cooking SprayStore bought non-stick vegetable sprays can contain polymers,dimethyl silicone which is an anti-foaming agent and a propellent such as butane or propane. One major drawback of the store bought version is the price, (and that's if you don't mind ingesting the additional chemicals!). Here's a simple Do it yourself recipe . . .

      This simple homemade non-stick cooking spray recipe is designed to replace those tiny expensive cans of chemical laden sprays at the grocery store.

      Most Common Recipe:

      You'll Need:
      1 cup Olive Oil
      1 Misto Bottle

      Place the olive oil in the Misto Bottle, pump it several times and spray as needed.

      Original Recipe

      You'll Need:

      1/2 c. liquid lecithin
      1/2 c. Olive Oil (Or Canola oil)
      1 Misto Bottle

      Combine, store in pump spray bottle.


      Butter Flavor:
      To Make butter flavor, add 1/2 tsp Butter extract to the mix


      The Lecithin in the recipe is used as an emulsifier and also as a binder for the spray itself.


      © Can Stock Photo Inc. / shcheglov
      We love to see when you like and share our hard work, but ask that you please follow just a few guidelines.. Use one photo of the finished product on your site and provide a link back to my original post. If you feature a photo from my post, it may not be accompanied by the project/recipe tutorial, whether in my own words as it originally appeared or paraphrased. Always feel free to share photos and links on Pinterest, as it will route back to the original post. Budget101.com is protected under copyright laws. If you any questions or would like to notify me that you’re sharing a post, please email me at liss @ budget101.com
      Comments 9 Comments
      1. naomlette's Avatar
        Why do you need the liquid lecithin? Why not just put the oil in a spray bottle?
      1. FreebieQueen's Avatar
        because oil alone doesn't work well at all. It doesn't cover well, doesn't spray well and has a tendency to clog fine mist spray bottles.

        Lecithin stabilizes emulsions, reduces spattering during frying, improves texture of spreads and flavor release, extends shelf life, and in short, makes the recipe work.
      1. dbsummersun13's Avatar
        Where can I buy liquid lecithin?
      1. AngelXpress's Avatar
        This is now on my list of gotta do's!! I just ordered liquid lecithin from Amazon. I'll follow up soon. Thanks Naomlette
      1. valisyoung's Avatar
        Liquid lecithin is expensive where I've looked. Is it me or is this more expensive than buying the can of spray?
      1. willowwend's Avatar
        Quote Originally Posted by valisyoung View Post
        Liquid lecithin is expensive where I've looked. Is it me or is this more expensive than buying the can of spray?
        I just looked and found liquid lecithin for as little as $3.48 for 16 oz. (2 cups).

        If you do the math, I think you will be surprised at how much cheaper it is to make your own.
        Generally, the pre-made store spray runs around $3.50 for 8 oz. (1 cup).

        If you make your own, you are going to get 4 cups of usable product for around $5-$6.
      1. Pam0221's Avatar
        @willowwend

        Can you let us know where you found it for that price? Was it online or from somewhere in your local area? Thanks Pam0221
      1. MaryI95's Avatar
        Hi all ,In the dairy case is a bottle of margarine. This bottle works well with Olive Oil. It also cost less than the spray bottle and no additives. Use the margarine or dump it in the trash your choice still cheaper than the bottle and the lecithin. You may have to rub the oil the spray might not be as thin. It works. I have been using this about 3 years. NOTE: If you decide to pour out the margarine DO NOT POUR IT IN THE SINK.
      1. chbennett's Avatar
        This is the first time I have heard of this.

      FYI- Login to CommentHave something you'd like to add? Register & Login to add your own comments, thoughts, questions or suggestions.

      As always, Registration is Free!





    • Google+ Pinterest Twitter youtube Facebook

      More MYO Recipes:

      AngryLioness

      Re: Copycat Cracker Barrel Chicken & Dumplings Recipe

      LOL, that's rather interesting because I've eaten at cracker barrel and I've made this recipe and I completely disagree with you. This is pretty spot on actually.

      Care to share your Recipe Jordan?

      AngryLioness 09-17-2014 07:22 AM Go to last post
      Jordan23

      Re: Copycat Cracker Barrel Chicken & Dumplings Recipe

      Not even close to how Cracker Barrel makes there ckn and dumplins

      Jordan23 09-17-2014 12:49 AM Go to last post
      mos

      Vanilla Syrup

      Vanilla Syrup
      1 cup sugar
      1 cup water
      1 vanilla bean, split
      Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring to dissolve the sugar. Once the mixture boils, reduce the...

      mos 09-13-2014 03:50 PM Go to last post
      HCMAMA

      Re: Cracker Barrel Double Fudge Coca Cola Cake Recipe

      This is my favorite cake at Cracker Barrel. I am definitely going to be making this for the holidays. Thank you so much for posting!

      HCMAMA 09-11-2014 08:49 AM Go to last post
      erindumont59

      Frappuccino Copycat recipe

      We enjoy an occasional Starbucks Frappuccino in the glass bottles, but they aren't cheap. We made this syrup to use in making our own at home, making it very easy to take along in our own bottles....

      erindumont59 09-10-2014 06:24 AM Go to last post

    (C) Melissa 'Liss' Burnell & Budget101.com 1995-2014
    Material from www.Budget101.com may not be copied or distributed, or republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of Budget101.com, EXCEPT: you may print recipe pages for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates Budget101.com's intellectual property rights.
    Site Design is Created from a Modified Style Originally Created by Miner Skinz

    Complete Frugal Living Resource ©