Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Looking for an easy real food dessert? These mix-in-the-pan fruit and oat bars are easy to make, budget-friendly, and allergy-friendly! Try them with ice cream or eat them for breakfast the next day – if there are any left, of course.

Simple Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

Simple Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

Need a hearty, flavorful, meatless dinner? Lentil Shepherds Pie is simple to make (one hour start to finish!), made with real food, and you can make it vegan or add some meat and use the lentils to stretch it!

Clean Eating Freezer Chocolate Recipe

Clean Eating Freezer Chocolate Recipe

Here’s a 5-ingredient, 5-minute clean eating dessert recipe! Freezer chocolate is like a healthier, more budget-friendly chocolate bar that you feel great about eating.

Cook with Dry Beans: Simple White Bean Chili

Cook with Dry Beans: Simple White Bean Chili

Learn to cook dry beans! White Bean Chili is comforting, inexpensive, simple, and full of real food. Instructions for Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, and Stovetop included.

Githeri (Kenyan Corn & Beans) Recipe

Githeri (Kenyan Corn & Beans) Recipe

This East African inspired dinner is frugal, easy to prepare, and loaded with real food. It’s also vegan, vegetarian, freezer-friendly, dairy-free, and gluten-free.

Our Favorite Budget-Friendly Salad

Our Favorite Budget-Friendly Salad

Our go-to salad is a combination of the vegetables we love best and the ones that cost the least amount of money. Get our budget-friendly salad formula below!

Easy Budget-Friendly Trail Mix

Easy Budget-Friendly Trail Mix

This budget-friendly trail mix is simple to make, easy to store, made with mostly real food, and it keeps well so you can make it ahead of time!

Budget Burrito Bowls Recipe

Budget Burrito Bowls Recipe

Need an easy, budget-friendly, real food dinner? Burrito bowls are an allergy-friendly, plant-based pantry meal that even help you reduce food waste (who doesn’t love taco leftovers?!).