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Food Waste vs Ingenuity in Action

We’ve all heard the stats on food waste. Australia alone wastes up to 30% of its food, at a estimated cost of $5 billion a year (One Million Women 2014). 1,137 more words

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Quick and Easy Chicken Pot Pie


  • 2 tbs butter
  • 2 cups cooked chicken, chopped
  • 3 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 1 tbs garlic, minced
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 parsnips, diced…
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Budget Cooking

BBQ Turkey and Parsnip Pie


  • 1.5 lb ground turkey
  • 1.5 lb parsnips, peeled and cut into thick slices
  • 1/2 c milk
  • 1 can diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 tbs brown sugar…
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Budget Cooking

Balsamic Chicken with Spinach and Lentil Salad


  • 4 chicken breast halves
  • 3 tbs balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tbs EVOO
  • 1 green apple, cored and chopped
  • 2 cups of spinach, chopped
  • 2 stalks of celery, sliced…
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Budget Cooking

Baked Tomato With Pesto & Mozzarella

I have fresh tomatoes coming out of my ears. I’m not complaining, I swear. I will be crying for fresh tomatoes in October when they are replaced in the grocery stores with red, tasteless orbs of tomato likeness. 236 more words


Potato Salad with Pickle Juice Dressing

I’ve been making variations on potato salad for years.  Potato salad seems like a simple dish, but there are so many ways to make it!  I like my potato salad with a creamy tangy dressing, big chunks of skin-on red potato and hard-boiled egg, and finely diced celery, dill pickles, and red onions. 501 more words


Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers


  • 3 lbs eye of round
  • 2 cups of coffee (I used nantucket blend)
  • 1 tbs minced garlic
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 4 peppers, tops cut and seeded…
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