Beans, Peas &
I love to cook with
all kinds of legumes. They are a good (and
inexpensive) source of protein. Here are my
favorite bean and lentil recipes.
There's more to frugal drinks than just
water. Here are some of my favorite beverage
Bread & Grains:
Here you'll find my best bread recipes,
along with some good muffins, biscuits and
the likes. Click here for bread machine
recipes. There are also some corn and
cornmeal, oat and barley, rice and whole
breakfast recipe section you'll find
anything from pancakes and waffles to
oatmeal and granola. There are all kinds of
good dishes in here that fill you up and get
you going in the morning.
Convenience foods can put quite the
strain on your budget. Save by making your
Here are some great crockpot and
slowcooker recipes. They are perfect when
you have a busy day and want dinner waiting
for you when you get home.
Dairy & Eggs:
Eggs are an inexpensive source of protein
and there are all kinds of delicious frugal
recipes that use powdered milk. Here they
Desserts & Sweets:
What would life be without a dessert or a
sweat treat here and there. Make a few of
these for your family.
Fruits and Vegetables:
Fruits and Vegetables are as delicious as
they are healthy. If you buy locally and
what's in season they are almost always a
good buy. Here are my favorite recipes.
Meat, Poultry & Fish:
Buying meat can get quite expensive,
unless you pick the right cuts. Here are
some yummy frugal meat recipes.
Soups & Stews:
There is nothing more comforting than a
hot cup of soup or stew. Try some of these.
Soy & Other
Here you will find my soy bean, tofu and
TVP recipes as well as wheat meat (seitan)
recipes and other non-dairy foods.
Who doesn't love a good snack? The
recipes below are a lot more frugal than
those store bought items, and tastier too.