Tag Archives: cheap eats

Roasted Carrot Soup

I noticed the sign “4 pound of carrots for $1”. I knew instantly I would make roasted carrot soup (what would you make with a pound of carrots?). Not only would this meal warm us inside, the heat from the … Continue reading

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Name This Dish

 Researchers tried a big serving of food psychology and a dollop of trickery to get diners to eat their vegetables, and it worked. Reading the results of this study made me laugh and think is this truly the way to … Continue reading

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Pear and Sweet Potato Soup

I had to read the sign twice- $1.00! When the last time you had a healthy meal for $1? I happily picked my two pounds of pears (for those curious, that was three pears). As I dropped my produce on … Continue reading

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Sugar Snap Peas : Garden Fresh

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
My garden is in full on bloom and my trellis is literally raining snap peas. Here is a simple, quick cook version. I am also sharing five more very different way to eat…

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Mixed Greens Meet Fruit

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
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…

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