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Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries Good Cheap Eats

These Sweet Potato Fries are super simple make, and they taste great! Bake up a batch in about 30 minutes with no fuss or hassle. No waiting in lines, either. Sweet potato fries are practically ubiquitous in burger restaurants these days — at least in my neck of the woods. I can think of any […]

Samosa Cups Recipe

Samosa Cups Recipe | Good Cheap Eats

Samosa Cups are crunchy little bundles of seasoned ground meat, onions, and African spices. They are a delicious shortcut to traditional samosa. My neighbor Alice was born and raised in Tanzania. She’s an amazing mom, nurse, friend, and cook. She has always been quick to offer me advice when one of the kids is hurt or […]

Simple Last-Minute Appetizers

Mom's Relish Tray

If you’re enjoying time with family and friends, you don’t need a big, complicated spread of dips and layered concoctions. Lean on these simple last-minute appetizers. So, you know how a holiday dinner usually goes down at my house? The meal is a good hour later than I plan for it to be. It’s not […]

Spicy Chicken Dip

spicy chicken dip

This Spicy Chicken Dip is out of this world. Creamy, cheesy, spicy, and full of tender chicken pieces, this dip will please kids and adults alike.

Tips for Making Iced Coffee Drinks

cold brew coffee

Enjoy your favorite iced coffee drinks all summer long with these tips and recipes to make it cheap and easy. The best iced coffee is the one you make yourself — for less.

Great Apps for Summertime Get-Togethers

Summer Apps

Enjoy this summer line-up of easy and delicious appetizers to add a little extra something special to your summertime get-togethers.   Now’s the perfect time to be thinking of fun and easy appetizers. With graduations, baby and bridal showers, BBQs, pool parties, and Father’s Day approaching, it’s in your best interests to have a repertoire […]

Cherry Limeade Recipe

Cherry Limeade with Limes

Cherry Limeade is a fun and refreshing drink. At our house I’m making it with lime and tart cherry juice instead of dyed syrups and artificial flavors.

Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberry Lemonade | Good Cheap Eats

Get ready for summer by stirring up a batch of Strawberry Lemonade. It’s a delicious way to cool off!

Escalivada

Escalivada in pan trim

Enjoy a taste of the Mediterranean with this easy Escalivada, chock full of eggplant, zucchini, onion, tomato, and peppers, drizzled with olive oil.

Our New Year’s Eve Tradition: A Kid-Made Snacky Dinner

New Years Appetizers that Kids Can Make

Ready to rock it on New Year’s Eve? Try out our family’s tradition with New Year’s Eve appetizers that kids can make. For as long as I can remember, our supper on New Year’s Eve has been a variety of appetizers accompanied by fizzy drinks. As a mom with lots of littles it was an […]