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Baked Summer Vegetable Medley (Easy Ratatouille)

Baked Summer Vegetable Medley (Easy Ratatouille)

A simple baked (or grilled!) side vegetable starring fresh summer produce and simple, budget-friendly ingredients.

How to Make Homemade Yogurt in the Instant Pot (Video Tutorial)

How to Make Homemade Yogurt in the Instant Pot (Video Tutorial)

Instant Pot yogurt is the simplest, least-fussy way I know how to make homemade yogurt. Learn how with this video tutorial, recipe, step-by-step photos, and tips!

I’m Cooking 1,000 New Recipes.

I’m Cooking 1,000 New Recipes.

I’m cooking 1,000 new recipes. – My goal at Cheapskate Cook is to encourage and inspire you to try new things, learn new skills, be willing to fail, and do what you need to save money and eat healthy in this season. Sometimes that means watching someone else do it too.

Healthy, Simple Camping Menu (Free Printable!)

Healthy, Simple Camping Menu (Free Printable!)

Need a simple menu plan that uses real food? We got you covered! Get the free printable below. Plus 5 tips to help you plan your own easy, healthy, budget-friendly camp food.

Minimalist Camping on a Budget {Free Printable}

Minimalist Camping on a Budget {Free Printable}

Want to go camping but need a simple, minimalist, budget-friendly packing list? Here is the list (free printable!) our family uses when we visit the Great Outdoors.

5 Things I Learned on a Visit with Cheapskate Cook

5 Things I Learned on a Visit with Cheapskate Cook

This unsolicited post was written by our recent house guest. She didn’t tell me she was planning to write it, but after the visit, she submitted this post. She thought it would help you get an outsider’s observations on our daily life.

Simple Summer Fruit Tart (Made with Real Food)

Simple Summer Fruit Tart (Made with Real Food)

This simple tart recipe is a perfect budget-friendly real food dessert – made with minimal sugar, loaded with fruit, whole grains, and topped with lightly sweetened yogurt and fresh mint.

4 Big Ways to Reduce Food Waste

4 Big Ways to Reduce Food Waste

Do you throw away leftovers or unused vegetables every week? Food represents your hard-earned dollars! Prevent food waste with these 4 simple suggestions.