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Day 65: Kale & Grilled Chicken Mediterranean Pasta

So in case you guys haven’t heard, I ADORE Costco. Like, where else can I eat a meal’s worth of free samples, pick up discounted… 511 more words


Vietti 'Tre Vigne' Barbera d’Asti 2012

A dashing, vibrant Barbera emphasizing fresh fruit and bright acidity making it a versatile companion at the table.

Winery: The Vietti winery was founded in 1919 by Mario Vietti and is located in the Langhe region of Piedmont in northwestern Italy. 248 more words

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Dinner for $8.50

Tonight’s dinner was different for everyone but mostly the same main items – hubby had beef schnitzel with parmi topping, cheesy pasta, and veg, I had the pasta with veg and bacon, and Mr 3 had the pasta and veg (which he mostly turned down but has eaten many times before so I’ll persevere). 630 more words


Eggs and Spinach on a Cinnamon Raisin Bagel

  • Food writer: budgetcuts
  • Serves: 1 
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons canola oil
  • Handful of fresh baby spinach
  • Pinch of nutmeg, salt and black pepper
  • 2 large eggs…
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Egg in a Basket

This recipe initially was made up of eggs that were cracked open over top of slices of toasts and oven-baked in a muffin tin. As this recipe is far too good to be limited to cooking it only when there are a number of people around, this recipe has been rearranged in order to make it for just one person. 190 more words


Date Nut Bagels

I have fallen in love with these sandwiches. I’ve become addicted. This is my own concoction that I made up on the spot when my grocery store didn’t have the ingredients for “California Chicken Crunch Sandwiches”, which calls for dried figs and candied ginger. 126 more words


The New Yorker Pita

  • Food writer: budgetcuts
  • Origin: New York, U.S.A.
  • Serves: 4 complete meals
  • Costs: Approximately $2.50 per serving
  • Cooking utensils needed: Large skillet with a lid
  • 1 small green pepper (about 2 cups), sliced into thin strips…
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