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$50 Budget Recipe #2: Spinach and Artichoke Wonderpot

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Yesterday I cooked Mujaddara (a Lebanese rice and lentil dish) as part of my $50 budget cooking challenge. Tonight I made the Italian dish, Spinach and Artichoke Wonderpot. 405 more words


Cooking Mujaddara is a Lesson in Patience

If you have been following along in my blog, today was my first budget dinner. This week I challenged myself to spend no more then $50.00 for dinners all week. 454 more words

Interfaith Families

Cooking On $50 a Week!

I love budget cooking. Sure, I drool just as much as the next person at lobster rolls on “Kimchi Chronicles”, or salivate at a full sushi boat, but practically… seafood can get expensive– … 373 more words


Vegetarian for Less

I’ve been a vegetarian for over five years now. I like to joke that it’s the longest relationship I ever had. ;)

I’ve been through many phases of being a vegetarian, and have tried almost ever kind of meat and dairy alternative there is. 438 more words


Recipe ~ Sweet Potato Falafel & Minty Yoghurt 

“I’m not missing out just ’cause I’m coeliac” is my new life mantra!

I’m such a fan of falafel but finding it where it doesn’t contain the dreaded ‘Wheat Flour’ in the ingredients list seems near impossible. 348 more words

Caramel Apple - Cake Pudding


caramel Apples:
25g unsalted butter in a non stick pan.

1/2 cup of brown sugar to the pan

3 gala Apples. You can use any apples… 104 more words

Budget Cooking

Perfect everytime, homemade Brownies

I made a batch of these this evening and forgot how cheap and delicious they are to make. I used my brand new Murphy Richards mixer which is a fantastic buy. 222 more words