Tag: Spring

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Mix-in-the-Pan Fruit & Oat Bars

Reading Time: 4 min 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 Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Simple Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Reading Time: 6 min Looking for something to make your spring mix or spinach salad amazing? Try our favorite balsamic vinaigrette. Homemade salad dressing is budget-friendly and this one is made with simple ingredients that take 2 minutes to whirr together!

Simple Summer Fruit Tart Recipe

Simple Summer Fruit Tart Recipe

Reading Time: 7 min 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.

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

3-Ingredient Frozen Berry Whip

Reading Time: 5 min Berry Whip is a refreshing, high-protein alternative to store-bought frozen desserts that is budget-friendly, takes minimal effort, and only uses 3 ingredients.

The Salad the Guys Will Eat (Caesar Salad Dressing)

The Salad the Guys Will Eat (Caesar Salad Dressing)

Reading Time: 4 min It’s just a Caesar salad. But the dressing makes all the difference. It takes about 3 minutes to shake together. If it makes my brothers and dad will eat a mixing bowl of salad, it’s worth the extra effort to me. I think it’ll be the…

How to Make Really Frugal Hummus

How to Make Really Frugal Hummus

Reading Time: 3 min   Homemade hummus is easy and frugal except for two ingredients: Tahini and Chick Peas (or Garbanzo beans). It’s not that they are incredibly difficult to find. You can hit the health food store, and in some places, even Walmart carries them. However, in many places,…

Overnight Oats for a Crowd

Overnight Oats for a Crowd

Reading Time: 4 min   Overnight oats are brilliant! Convenient, simple, wholesome. But when you are feeding lots of people, those individual jars are too tedious. Here is our simple hack and some of our favorite recipes.   This recipe contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation…

Oat & Berry Bars (Frugal, Vegan, Low Sugar)

Oat & Berry Bars (Frugal, Vegan, Low Sugar)

Reading Time: 4 min   This post contains an affiliate link, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using the links. You can view my full disclosure policy here.   Before my crunchy people jump all over me, read this, because it makes these breakfast bars…