Healthier, 1-Bowl Banana Bread

Healthier, 1-Bowl Banana Bread

  I know there are 28,758,583 banana bread recipes out there, but trust me. Most bakers have a banana bread recipe they swear by. Somewhere along the way they found the worn out index card in Grandma’s recipe box. Or more recently, their bananas went bad again […]

5 Ways to Save Money on Fruits and Vegetables

5 Ways to Save Money on Fruits and Vegetables

  We eat a lot of produce. Like a lot. Think 15 pounds of apples in a week if I ration. “No, you cannot have another apple, kid. How are you not on the toilet all day? Eat a banana.” Most people agree you should eat […]

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Oats are awesome. They are cheap, naturally gluten-free, and oh-so versatile. They’re one of my favorite frugal grains. I know if you let oatmeal sit out too long it turns to cement, but hear me out. You can make other great things with oats. Like […]

Frugal, Easy Filling for Tacos, Burritos, Taquitos & More

Frugal, Easy Filling for Tacos, Burritos, Taquitos & More

  Here’s a frugal, healthy meal that takes no time to prepare and is incredibly versatile. This 5-minute recipe is the foundation for Burrito Bowls, Tacos, Nachos, Dip, Burritos, Taquitos, and Chimichangas. It even gets away with being meatless. 3 Key players here make this dinner a winner: 1. Crockpot […]

5-Minute Egg & Cheese Muffins

5-Minute Egg & Cheese Muffins

  While maximizing my savings and nutrition with protein, I’ve come to love eggs. They’re inexpensive, nutritious, and easy to cook. Even if you buy the best eggs nature and farmers have to offer – free-range, local, organic, pampered chickens – a dozen eggs costs the […]