Recipes

2-Ingredient Creamy Salsa Dip

2-Ingredient Creamy Salsa Dip

Reading Time: 2 min  Possibly the easiest crowd-pleasing real food dip, creamy salsa was my mother’s go-to party snack. No fuss, no measurements, a step above plain salsa and chips, and sure to please the pickiest eaters. Want to bring something easy to the Superbowl that’s NOT loaded […]

Cheap & Simple Nachos

Cheap & Simple Nachos

Reading Time: 2 min  Did you ever have junky days, growing up? 6 days of the week, my family tried to eat fairly healthy. Sundays were junky days. Fur lunch, we made nachos. Not loaded like Pioneer Woman makes. There was no meat, no hidden veggies, nothing redeeming […]

Frugal, Real Food Buffalo Chicken Dip

Frugal, Real Food Buffalo Chicken Dip

Reading Time: 3 min  This is the part where I’m supposed to draw you into the post with a fun story that has something to do with this recipe. But honestly, do we ever read this part? I mean, I try to make it entertaining. I try to […]

Frugal No-Bake Energy Bars

Frugal No-Bake Energy Bars

Reading Time: 4 min  This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here. The thing about saving money and eating healthy is all the cooking. I like cooking. But […]

Simple, One-Bowl Granola

Simple, One-Bowl Granola

Reading Time: 4 min  Generally, granola is the health nut’s answer to breakfast cereal. It’s like your activist cousin that’s obsessed with whales and polar ice caps. Not nearly as fun as your normal cousin, because you have a nagging feeling all their talk about organic gardening might […]