Madras Lentils Indian Dinner

Madras Lentils Recipe Easy Instant Pot Indian Dish

This madras lentils recipe is an affordable Indian dish that is packed with protein and full of flavor. So skip the instant pouches, and make your own easy Instant Pot madras lentils at home. You’ll save some money and LOVE the flavor.

Fresh Cranberry Salsa Recipe

Cranberry Salsa Over Cream Cheese

This fresh cranberry salsa recipe has the perfect blend of spicy, sweet, and tart for a holiday salsa recipe that’s sure to be the hit of every party.

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Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

My pregnancy cravings have been shifting from Asia to south of the border.  I still love to eat potstickers and spring rolls, but now I find myself also wanting guacamole, … Read more

Affordable King Crab Quesadilla Recipe

You guys are in for SUCH a treat today!  It may surprise you to find a recipe for King Crab on a blog all about cheap cooking, but it is possible to enjoy such a decadent ingredient on a tight budget.  I’ve mentioned several times that one of my favorite tips to save money on food is stretching your more expensive ingredients like meat and seafood.  If you buy just one or two King Crab legs, you can stretch them with other more affordable ingredients to make an incredible dish that’s perfect for a special occasion.

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Pico de Gallo and Racism

This is a difficult post to write, but the topic of racism has been weighing heavily on my mind lately.  I’ve been volunteering in the Cultural Diversity Department for the City of Auburn for almost a year now, and through that position receive enough information and current events about diversity and racism to overwhelm even the most avid learner.  Now don’t get me wrong, I love learning, and I know it’s important to at least have an awareness of the happenings of your community, country, and world.

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