All Posts in the ‘Budget’ Category

Hipster Breakfast: Avocado Toast with Poached Eggs [Video]

June 9th, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, How To Videos, Uncategorized

Learn how to poach an egg perfectly from chef Michael Simon, then assemble into a meal of avocado toast with poached egg, capers, chili flakes. The best part: it takes 5 minutes, 5 ingredients, and and all for just $5. Here is a list of ingredients you will need and items to have on hand: […]

Bananas Foster Pancakes: Pt 2 [Video from The Chew]

June 9th, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, How To Videos

Super chef Mario Batali on The Chew uses up ripe bananas and takes pancakes to a whole new level! He already showed us how to prepped and mix our ingredients in our Part 1 video for Bananas Foster Pancakes. [watch Mario in the video on howe to set on fire SAFELY and toss bananas in […]

Bananas Foster Pancakes: Pt 1 [Video from The Chew]

June 9th, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, How To Videos

Super chef Mario Batali on The Chew uses up ripe bananas and takes pancakes to a whole new level! “It’s gonna be fuego, baby” – as he says. Chef Mario Batali on The Chew shows you how to make Bananas Foster Pancakes. Ingredients are list below, and watch PART 1 now for how to prep […]

Homemade Taco Seasoning

March 23rd, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, Recipes, Trending 7 Box
homemade taco seasoning

If your family loves Mexican food, taco seasoning is probably a staple at your house. Unfortunately, if you still rely on those pre-packaged taco seasonings you find in grocery stores, which are usually loaded with plenty of sodium and various other questionable ingredients, this is probably not the healthiest thing for you and your family […]

Spinach Tortilla Wraps

January 21st, 2015 | By in Appetizers, Budget, Cooking, For Kids, Kids, Recipes, Snacks
spinach tortilla wrap

Tortilla wraps make delicious and easy lunch options for those who don’t want to put too much effort into preparing their meals. They’re also extremely easy to customize–just fill them with different kinds of fresh veggies, meat, or cheese (the options are endless) each day… and you’ll never be bored! Now, if you want to […]

Homemade Vanilla Extract

January 19th, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, Recipes
homemade vanilla extract

Vanilla extract isn’t cheap–as most of you probably already know. If you enjoy baking, this one particular ingredient is something you can’t go without… but it will definitely burn a whole in your pocket. Luckily, it’s actually quite easy to make your own (for a fraction of the price) at home! Here’s what you’ll need: […]

Homemade Coconut Yogurt

January 14th, 2015 | By in Budget, Cooking, Recipes

If you eat yogurt by the bucketful (because who doesn’t?) at home, it can get pretty expensive. So why not make your own homemade yogurt instead? This recipe makes a delicious, creamy yogurt that’s great for anyone who’s on a dairy-free diet, since it doesn’t use any milk. Here’s what you’ll need: -2 cups young […]

Homemade Almond Milk

July 30th, 2014 | By in Budget, Cooking, Home Makeover, Recipes

Almond milk is a great dairy alternative for people who are lactose intolerant, people on gluten-free or fat-free or any of those other popular healthy diets, or just people who are trying to avoid the cholesterol and saturated fats found in plain old cow’s milk. But the store-bought almond milk usually comes with a lot […]

Crockpot Lasagna

July 3rd, 2014 | By in Budget, Cooking, Recipes

I love Lasagna and so does my family and I have always made it from scratch, cooking the sauce for hours and then the final baking time which took a while too.  It was worth all the work, but I didn’t make it very often because of that.  Not too worry I have found the […]

Mini Monkey Bread Muffins

July 1st, 2014 | By in Budget, Cooking, For Kids, Recipes

My family has always love it when I make Monkey Bread for them and I usually service on Christmas morning and it’s gone before you know it.  I saw this version for Mini Monkey Bread and thought it was a great idea.  I might even get some this time.  This recipe is so easy and […]