Category Archives: frugal eats

Recipes that don’t cost much to make!

Cherry Spinach Quinoa Salad with Citrus Dressing

One great thing about summer around here is that fresh fruit is both delicious and cheap! I love adding fresh fruit to my lunches to give it a nice tropical taste. This Cherry and Spinach Quinoa Salad has a ton … Continue reading

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Sweet and Smoky Tofu Sandwiches

This weekend we got to enjoy watching the Blue Angels fly!  We look forward to their annual airshow – since they are stationed here, it really is a special time!  One thing we have to be sure to do is … Continue reading

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Spiralized Zucchini with Ravioli #Brieftons #Spiralizer

  I was recently sent Briefton’s newest spiralizer.  I have to say, they really listened and made a ton of improvements to it!  I love that there is now a caddy for the extra blades, and the suction cup is … Continue reading

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Make Ahead Pumpkin Steel Cut Oats

There are hints of Fall in the air now – on some evenings, we catch a cool breeze and you can tell that cooler weather is just around the corner. Between that and all of the great Fall flavors being … Continue reading

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SPICY KALE AND QUINOA SALAD

Lately, I’ve been wanting to keep my lunches super simple.  It saves time, and they end up tasting great!  I love the taste of buffalo sauce, so this lunch was absolutely addicting to me.  I utilized a bag of kale … Continue reading

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Vegan-ease Review and Giveaway

One thing I often hear from people is that they like the idea of going vegan, but they just aren’t sure where to start. If this sounds like you, then you’re sure to enjoy Laura Theodore’s newest book – Vegan-ease.  … Continue reading

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Roasted Chickpeas with Vegetables

With a new baby in the house, quick and easy has become even more important when it comes to meals. This comes together really quickly with the bagged Eat Smart vegetables. I used the broccoli and cauliflower mix, but you … Continue reading

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Creamed Spinach and Mushrooms

This makes a great side  dish and comes together quickly.  You can also do what I did and serve it over sweet potatoes for lunch.  I think it also would be great with pierogies.  Another option would be to leave … Continue reading

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Spicy Eggplant Pasta #meatlessMonday

This delicious pasta dish is great for taking in to work for lunches! It’s also a great Meatless Monday choice – between the eggplant and the mushrooms you’ll never miss the meat!  I love this method of cooking the eggplant … Continue reading

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Spinach Artichoke Egg Casserole

One thing that is important to me is getting my day going with a healthy meal. However, mornings can be pretty rushed, with helping Little Miss get ready and me too. Plus we love to go for a little walk … Continue reading

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