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Buddha Bowl

This week’s lunch has been the usual improvisation: What do I have, and how can I combine it so it tastes good?

Starting with starches, I almost always have some cooked brown rice on hand, which is the basis for such a wide variety of dishes. 389 more words


Day One, in Which We Cook & Imbibe

So I spend too much money.  My husband is in a continual state of paroxysm over my inability to keep to a budget.  I figure, I shop for my clothes at Goodwill — I’m doing okay.   590 more words



Welcome to my vegetarian food blog! I’m a 20 year old college senior and I have been a vegetarian for over three years. Though the recipes I post here will always be meat-free and often will be fully vegan, this blog can be useful to any budget-conscious eater who is looking to add to their personal menu options. 82 more words

Eating Healthy for Cheap

A big problem a lot of us struggle with is not necessarily always eating healthy…but spending the money to keep up with the expensive ‘healthy grocery’ bill. 319 more words


potato pancakes

If you are anything like me, you love potatoes.  They are so basic, but can be used to create a schmorgasborg of tasty culinary delights.  You only need to ask Samwise Gamgee.  395 more words


Getting Creative with Meals On a College Budget

When you don’t living on campus and have a meal plan, suddenly eating takes a lot more work. Between classes, homework, a part-time job, extracurricular activities, and everything else it can get difficult to find time to go to the grocery store, let alone make elaborate meals.  285 more words


Tips for feeding your family on a $100 per week budget – Part 1

Of course, if it was just you and your spouse it wouldn’t be nearly as difficult. But what we’re talking about here is a family of four on 100 bucks a week. 386 more words