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A simple recipe for a tasty gluten free side dish that will turn even the biggest doubter into a lover of brussels sprouts!
One of the easiest appetizers or sides you can make, this roasted asparagus dish will have everyone begging for more.
A cheap and easy snack, edible gift or potluck option. This snack mix is not only healthy, it's ready in under 10 minutes!
A hearty, healthy winter soup recipe made from leftover turkey and low cost ingredients like barley, carrots, celery and peas.
This hot buttered cider is rich, comforting and full of holiday spices; the perfect winter cocktail for your holiday parties.
Spaghetti with chunks of acorn squash, a sage brown butter sauce, and loads of fresh grated Parmesan. 10 minute dinner!
A simple butternut squash soup recipe that uses seasonal ingredients. Tastes rich and creamy but is surprisingly healthy!
A fun and easy Halloween recipe that's great for adults or kids and only 30-50 cents a serving!
Take a simple spinach salad to spectacular with a balsamic vinaigrette and a sprinkling of Alaea Hawaiian sea salt.
A creamy cheesy dip is just minutes away with this slightly spicy chorizo sausage recipe. Perfect for a party or cold winter night.
An herb garden is the perfect inspiration for summer drinks like this simple refreshing lavender lemonade recipe.
A fast and easy Thai salad dressing recipe with my top 5 tips to making outstanding Thai noodle salads.
Leftover steak (or chicken) is easily transformed into such a fresh Mexican tacos that no one will know they're getting last night's meat.
An easy recipe using dried white beans for a smooth combo of garlic, parmesan and lemon with tender beans and sweetly ripe tomatoes.
Strawberries are one of the jewels of the food world. They don't last as long as gemstones but soft berries make great strawberry lemonade.
These involtini from David Lebovitz are the perfect party appetizer, simple, cheap and beautiful to look at!
A simple chicken recipe my friend's Korean mother often made for us. Only 5 minutes of prep time and so cheap to make!
A smoky salmon cream cheese dip that takes minutes to make but will wow the guests at your next party (for only 20 cents a person!).
This recipe for Strawberry Shortcake uses angel food cake and light sour cream to make an affordable healthy version of a favorite dessert.
A simple sushi roll with salmon cream cheese dip and cucumber. Easy and cheap to make with soy wrappers!
A simple pasta dish with artichokes, mushrooms, spinach and prosciutto. Ready in 15 minutes and less than $1.50 a serving!
This strawberry dessert is the perfect healthy sweet tooth remedy, but it's also amazing as a side dish, snack, or even a light lunch!
These mini banana muffins are low in fat and sugar, perfect for snacking, and only cost me 5 cents a muffin to make! Yay for brown bananas!
A profile on mimolette, a gorgeous orange cheese with a complex flavor and a dirty little secret.
Roasted kale chips are crunchy salty bites of goodness that will disappear fast and make your kids beg for more. Step by step photo tutorial
Fresh cucumber juice is so simple to make, and it's a beautiful fancy non-alcoholic drink that's perfect for parties and welcoming spring.
A chocolate pastry with a rich chocolate and raspberry filling, it's the perfect Valentine's Day dessert but delicious year round.
A unique recipe that uses hard boiled eggs and has a funny history behind it. It's ready in about 15 minutes and an easy 33 cent appetizer!
A quick and easy tuna salad sandwich recipe using boiled eggs and avocado. A cheap lunch at only 80 cents a sandwich!
A tangy rich dressing that pairs perfectly with shrimp and avocado. Plus the history of 1000 Island Dressing!
A fast and simple egg salad recipe with surprising flavors from paprika, parsley, and lemon juice. Only 90 cents a sandwich!
A recipe for spam fried rice with tips on how to make fried rice with any meat or veggies on hand, even vegetarian and gluten free!
Asian recipes are probably my favorite to come up with. This chicken stir fry recipe is fast, easy, and a shocking 68 cents per serving!
A leftover recipe for pork chop spaghetti. Using leftovers is a great way to save money, and this dish can be under $1 a serving!