You know you've always heard necessity is the mother of invention. Well, I guess the same theory holds true in the kitchen. This week, we were pretty much tapped out after paying the bills, so we planned a "no grocery shopping" week. I figured no problem, because we caught a great sale on meat the From Apples To Zucchini
For Christmas morning, I wanted to make a different type of breakfast casserole than the egg/sausage one I usually make. We have to have some kind of protein to counteract the cinnamon rolls, frozen fruit
If you've got veggies and a protein, you can make stir fry! Stir fries are quick and they're great because you can basically use whatever you have on hand. Really, you just can't go wrong with a bowl full of veggies. And it'll be way better than takeout! See more frugal recipes!
This chili is one of those set-it-and-forget it kind of dishes. Hearty and protein-rich, it's a great thing to come home to after a long day! Topped with avocado and scallions for a creamy and cool finish, this a great weeknight meal. Toggle navigation [LINK] OneGreenPlanet
Vegan Cream of Broccoli Soup - This cream of broccoli soup is vegan, gluten free, and incredibly filling and nutrient-dense. It's the perfect addition to a plant based diet because it includes beans - a FANTASTIC source of protein and a great way to slow down
If you're like me, you don't mind eating chili all year long, but I know there are some of you who are longing for summer salads and gazpachos. We'll get there soon enough, but I wanted to make a big pot of chili the other night that still made us feel cozy (despite the 80 something degree weather).This chili is pretty traditional: it's packed with protein and spices and it's great with toppings like cheese, sour cream, tortilla chips, or whatever else sounds good to you. Plus, its only takes 30 minutes to make.See more frugal recipes!