Spicy Chicken and Super Sharp Cheddar Calzones. The Deja Food treatment gives leftovers something to shout about.
Quick Cannellini Bean & Ham Stew: the perfect dish on a wet and gray spring day.
Shrimp Enchiladas Verde Casserole: ridiculously simple, healthy and delicious.
Bowls of beautiful coconut curry rice noodles, one way I'm stretching my dining out dollars. Bet you can do just as good where you live!
Spruce SF chef shares budget recipe for Hangar Steak with Warm Bulgur Salad
Slow-cooked Cuban pork with FMC Mango Salsa and rice on tortillas. This is the good life.
2 chickens + 1 oven = 4 meals. that's cooking, more than the sum of its parts
Provence White Bean Puree. A.K.A. Mom's French Bean Dip. Delicious, nutritious, simple and insanely inexpensive.
How to cook dried beans: A tutorial.
Super Healthy and Satisfying: Kidney Beans Stewed in Red Wine with Tomatoes and Herbs
Juk, jook, congee, lugau: Whatever you call it rice porridge is serious comfort food. It may not cure the common cold, but it sure makes you feel better.
Penne and Peas - Will this be the most delicious Depression ever?
Recession Quiche ~ use up what you have...ham, ricotta, mozzarella, eggs, scallions and milk.
in this economy, ain't no shame in cube steak, especially if it becomes Chicken Fried Steak (+ other recipes for cube steak)
Recession meal #3 - turkey meatloaf. How do you stretch out your grocery dollars? Share your tips!
Snow + a $30 a week budget = SNOW CREAM!
Tomato Rosemary Veggie Soup - made for around $1.50 for the $30 Week Challenge
A tisket. A tasket. A Baked Egg In A Basket... Delicious, nutritious, simple to prepare and cheap! What's not to love?
“One of Rome’s favorite humble dishes,” Pasta and Chickpeas, comes together quickly, deliciously with the aid of pancetta and garlic.
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.