Tag Archives: cheap eats

Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Goat Cheese

Looking at the beautiful display of bell peppers and the price of 3 for a $1, I happily bagged six (when was the last time you ate that cheaply?), knowing I wanted to roast a few and also make a … Continue reading

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Is That Breakfast or Dessert?

I knew when I rescued my fresh produce I wanted to elevate them beyond the bargain bin. I like to think I succeed in this dish. Bon Appetit. 1 tablespoon of butter ½ cup brown sugar 2 ripe peaches 5-6 … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash Goes to Mexico

Last year I tried spaghetti squash for the first time. You can read all about my culinary adventure here. I have lost how track of how many times I have purchased spaghetti squash since then. Today as I was putting … Continue reading

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Mixed Greens Meet Fruit

The main ingredient was a dollar- when the last time you had a healthy meal for $1? Tonight I decided to go with mixed greens from tart to almost sweet, from crunchy to melting. You want them all in this … Continue reading

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Spinach Salad Meets Luxury

I had to read the sign twice- $1.00! One couldn’t beat that. With a quick glance at the expiration date, which was three days away, I knew my dinner problems would be easily solved over the next couple of days. … Continue reading

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