Hi there, food lovers! It’s me, Sierra. I love saving money on groceries and meals without compromising taste or succumbing to a boring menu of pasta, pasta, and more pasta. Don’t get me wrong, I love pasta. Like LOVE pasta. But, like most things, if you eat the same foods over and over again simply… Continue reading For the Love of Lentils: 5 Reasons to Love Lentils and 3 Delicious Ways to Eat Them
Oh hey, remember me? It’s been crickets over here for about two weeks. I’ve been swamped with reports at work and I simply haven’t had the motivation to write even more at home. Ever notice how, when you feel like you need to make time for something, the more time that passes the harder it… Continue reading I’m back!
I love my oats (if you can’t tell from the simple fact that I've devoted an entire blog post to the topic). So, today I'm sharing 5 reasons to love oats and 5 delicious ways to eat them. And by the end of this post, hopefully you'll be just as convinced as I am that… Continue reading Frugal Food Friday: Ode to the Oat
Soups are some of the easiest, most budget friendly meals we can include in our recipe rotation every week. Plus, they’re filling, often nutritious, and strangely magical in that they have this amazing capability of warming us from the inside out on cold winter days. And when you’re sick, as I have been for what… Continue reading Frugal Food Friday: How to Make Your Own Vegetable Broth
It’s been cold ‘round here. Monday was -5°F, to be exact. And while it has warmed up considerably over the course of the week, and most of last weekend’s snow and ice has melted away, the clouds and rain that have followed have not done much to lift that perpetual chill. (As I write this,… Continue reading Frugal Food Friday: How to Cook More Meals From Scratch
Welcome back to another edition of Frugal Food Fridays! I’ve been soldiering through the leftovers in my fridge and freezer since Christmas. It hasn’t always been the most exciting or palate-stimulating experience, but it has certainly saved me from wasting perfectly good food and from having to brave Temptation Station (more commonly known as “the… Continue reading Frugal Food Friday: Shop Your Kitchen Before You Shop the Grocery Store