Bean and Rice Soup to Help You Eat Well & Spend Less

spoonful of bean and rice soup

This Bean and Rice Soup comes together in minutes. Packed with flavor it’s a great way to use up leftovers, eat well, and save money! Beans and rice. Rice and beans.  If you’ve ever listened to folks give budget cooking advice, you’ve probably heard some version of the beans and rice mantra.  But the thing […]

Pinto Beans & Rice

bean and rice bowl with chips and toppings

Pinto beans and rice are a good cheap eat, especially when you top them with chips, salsa, and some other goodies. They make a filling meal to help you save money and eat well. We eat homemade pinto beans and rice at least once a week for dinner. Sometimes they are side dishes, but often […]

Creating a Sandwich Bar on a Budget

ingredients for sandwich bar

Offering a sandwich bar for dinner is a great way to feed a crowd on a budget. Here are some tasty ideas to include in your build your own sandwich bar.

Italian Sub Sandwiches You’ll Want Every Week

two italian subs on a platter

The classic Italian Sub is an easy and affordable sandwich to make yourself. You’ll enjoy a great lunch at a price that can’t be beat! There are sandwiches. And then there are sandwiches. The former are those slap together, boring things, bread and meat, and maybe some cheese, that serve their purposes just fine, but […]

Italian Wrap Recipe

What happens when you wrap up sub fillings in a tortilla? You have an Italian wrap recipe that’s out of this world and full of flavor. Originally this recipe was called The Super Secret Sub. What’s so secret about this submarine sandwich? Well, it’s under wraps, of course! LOL. I love a good pun. 😉 […]

Cheese and Pickle Baguette Sandwich Recipe

posh cheddar and pickle baguette

Enjoy the classic English sandwich with a twist when you make this Cheese and Pickle Baguette. It’s delicious and packed with flavor! Have you ever had a meal on vacation that you kept thinking about long after you’d returned home and finally unpacked your bags? A meal that was simple but delicious and had your […]

These Easy Tuna Melt Sandwiches are the Best Comfort Food

side shot of tuna melt on panini press

A tuna salad sandwich and a grilled cheese sandwich get married, making this easy tuna melt, a perfect meal for busy nights or when you want some comfort food.

What Can You Make with Eggs?

Eggs are a wonderful protein to work with. Here’s a tasty roundup of egg recipes to make for dinner tonight: