when times are tough, use every part of the vegetable, from frond to root - salt cured pork belly with leeks
A deliciously crisp and tasty veggie wrap on a homemade tortilla which won't blow your calorie budget.
Hummus is like a blank palette, ready for your creative culinary combination of spices and ingredients. It is simple to make, delicious to eat, and very much a budget worthy recipe to grace your table.
In this economy, even restaurants are being frugal. eli zabar uses leftover doughnuts (unsold at the end of the day) and makes bread pudding
Tilapia with Chickpeas - the third meal for our recession/depression dinner series.
My $20 Gourmet Meal Challenge
Save money! Eat Eggs! Eggs with Mustard Croutons and Gruyère.
Caldo Verde is a typical Portuguese soup that uses few, inexpensive ingredients. It's comfort food at its best.
Lion's Head Soup ~ Shr za tou.
Made with minced Chicken, Turkey, or Pork.
Spaghetti squash with sarsparilla and sage, plus two essential tips for budget cooking.
a hip, practical holiday gift for the fledgling - or busy - cook! nutritious, delicious, easy to prepare affordable recipes.
peasant bean stew - less dry, and more efficient to put together than a full cassoulet
Spaghetti with spicy lentil sauce: affordable, healthy and delicious!
Budget-friendly, delicious and healthy: Linguine with Cabbage and Butter Beans
In tough economic times, dishes like this tomato-lentil curry stew help stretch the budget while not sacrificing your taste buds.
Twospoons' ultimate guide to saving money on food (among other things), while still being kind to the earth.
Stuffed Zucchini Stacks ~ Delicious Starter or Side Dish & Vegetarian Friendly
Kabocha Squash & Cannellini Bean Spread. Good meds for you and your grocery bill.
The perfect melding of two American favorites: Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars
Bowtie pasta with prosciutto & peas. Cheap, quick and cheerful....what more do you want at lunchtime?
Delicious hot sandwich from Julia Child ~ Simple to make, and budget friendly.
Beautiful food doesn't have to break the bank. 10 Ways to Eat Sustainably on a Budget!
food blogging friends are finalists in the Whole Foods Recipe Challenge! comment to vote (yes, you can vote for more than one - we're voting for everyone)
Cooking on a budget does not mean tasteless menus. This soup was made with broth and meat from scrap bones.
Occasionally, bargain cookbooks yield some interesting results... like these spinach and ricotta balls!
menu planning, what to buy, and recipes for a week's worth of healthy kids' school lunches for under $20 (from experts, plus reader recipes)
Dinner For Six For Sixty Dollars Appetizer: Spicy Thai-Inspired Shrimp Cocktail
10 suggestions to help make buying organic affordable.