Tag Archives: cheap eats

Cheesy Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash

Opening my pantry, a spaghetti squash rolled toward me as if to say “You going to cook me, or what?” I was quickly reminded of my list, you can read about it here. Today I embarked on number eight, with … Continue reading

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Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Goat Cheese

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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…

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Spaghetti Squash Goes to Mexico

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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…

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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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