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Easy, Frugal Mediterranean Platter

Easy, Frugal Mediterranean Platter

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.   I’m tired of fighting nature. For some reason, in the summer I forget that turning on the […]

Simple Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Simple Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

  I first tasted Mediterranean food when I lived in Africa, of all places. We frequented a particular Lebanese restaurant, and every dish they served made my tastebuds dance. Fresh, tangy flavors and simple ingredients makes Mediterranean food the best of all the foods, in […]

Simple Broccoli & Parmesan Noodles

Simple Broccoli & Parmesan Noodles

    I grew up with this dish. When my friend’s mom first served it, I was extremely reluctant to eat so much broccoli. However, her kids tucked in enthusiastically. Surely I could trust them – even if they also thought Red Delicious Apples were the bomb*. They were right. […]

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 […]

The Only Chicken You Need to Make

The Only Chicken You Need to Make

  How long does it take you to cook dinner? One of the biggest complaints I get from singles or working professionals about cooking is how long it takes to make a meal. I mean, I don’t know what the problem is. My favorite thing […]