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2015 Entries

Festive & Thrifty Thanksgiving Menu Ideas & Recipes

Hooray for National Nachos Day, Plus Other Frugal, Fabulous Fall Recipes

Comfort for Chilly Autumn Nights... Recipes for Hearty, Thrifty, Delicious Soups, Stews, & Casseroles

Easy & Awesome Halloween Treats & Recipes, Fiendishly Delicious Party Appetizers, & Thrifty Autumn Meals

Chicken Fajita Bake, Breakfast Sausage-Egg Pizza, Easy Shrimp Puffs, Butterbeer Cookies, Cranberry Kale Salad, Elk Tacos, Gilded Blueberry Rhubarb Jam, Garlic Chilli Pasta with Bacon & Asparagus, Chocolate Chip Banana Bread, More Frugal Recipes

Caramel Pound Cake, Kiam Peng, GF Artichoke Quiche, Black Bean Burgers, Summer Potato Salad, DIY Whiskey Jerky, Pork with Apples, Squash Risotto, Pumpkin Popcorn Balls, Lemon-Garlic Shrimp & Grits, Split Pea Soup, More Thrifty Recipes

Italian Sausage & Lentils with Potatoes, Pasta with Brussels Sprouts & Pancetta, One Pot Roast Italian Chicken, Creamed Zucchini, GF Almond Tea Bread, Avocado-Corn Salsa, "Skinny" Italian Chocolate Shake, Chinese-Style Eggplant, Rhubarb Butter, More Easy Recipes

Korean Keema, Eton Mess, Peanut Chicken Soba Noodles, Street Tacos Al Pastor, Happy Squirrel Bento, Chunky Gazpacho, Beer-Battered Fish & British Chips, Jalapeño Popper Chicken Breasts, Bean Soup, Corn Fritters & Roasted Tomatoes, More Thrifty Recipes

Thai-Style Watermelon Salad, Curry-Masala Lamb Burgers, Totoro Sesame Tarts, Pork Tenderloin & Tomato-Peach Compote, Oven-Roasted Broccoli, Chicken Wings, Black Magic Chocolate Cake, Zucchini "Hash Browns" & Eggs, More Fab Recipes

Vietnamese Chicken Wings with Lemongrass Brown Rice, Easy Spaghetti Pie, Slow-Cooker Cider Beef Stew, Nut-Hugging Teddie Bear Cookies, Ground Turkey Dishes, Shakshuka, Key Lime Pie, GF Fish Sticks, BBQ Chickpea Salad, More Frugal Recipes

Lemon-Orange Ice Cream, Roast Pork Neck, GF Sweet Potato & Lime Taquitos, Easy Cheesecake, Chicken Adobo, Quick Black Beans, Country Breakfast Pizza, Thai Veggie Stew, Bacon Nachos, Rachael Ray’s Dandan Noodles, More Frugal Recipes

Cider Can Chicken, Makhlama Lahm, Herbed Salt, Beet & Leek Salad, GF Buttermilk Ranch Chicken Tenders, Kiwi Banana Ice Cream, Pan-Fried Salmon with Asian Glaze, Mango Mint Fizz, Vegan Fried Rice, More Thrifty Recipes

Beef-Pork Meatballs, Cherry Cucumber Coolers, Fried Fish Tacos, GF Apricot Chocolate Chip Cookies, Sauerkraut Pork Casserole, Eggplant Toast, Chilli Chicken Pasta, Garlic Dill Zucchini Pickles, Swedish Salmon Tart, More Fab Recipes

Huli-Huli-Style BBQ Chicken, Summer Salads, Strawberry Meringue Tartlets, Bacon-wrapped Stuffed Hot Dogs, Zucchini Pizza, Watermelon Salsa, Naeng Myun, Chocolate Orange Cookie Cups, Pickled Beets, Brussels Red Potato Gratin, More DIY Recipes

Happy Birthday, America! Awesome Food & Beverage Recipes for Your Fourth of July Celebration

Moroccan Braised Lamb Shanks, Homemade Mayo, Tiramisù, GF Sticky Coconut Pork Belly, Lentil Broccoli Salad, Watermelon Daiquiri, Dark Chocolate Olive Oil Brownies with Cherries, Easy Red Curry Chicken, Julia Child's Vichyssoise, More Frugal Recipes

Chicken Curry, Father’s Day Sundae, Pasta with Spicy Tuna Sauce, Taco Meatballs with Stuffed Cheddar, Iced Bulletproof Coffee, Peanut Butter Cheesecake Bars, Ahi Poke, Southern Banana Pudding, Cheesy Spinach Baked Penne, More Recipes

Pan-Fried Pork Chops, Piña Colada Smoothies, Chopped Kale Greek Salad, No-Churn Vanilla Ice Cream, Huevos Rancheros, Fruit Ice Lollies, Chicken Pot Pie Casserole, NY-Style Strawberry Cheesecake, Lemony Chicken Liver Scone Pie, Triple Chocolate Cookies, More Low-Cost Recipes

White Wine Roast Chicken, Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad, Pork & Hominy Pozole with Avocado, Sweet Grilled Peaches, Banoffee Pie, Hokkaido Milk Bread, Cauliflower Leek & Fennel Soup, Malted Chocolate Cake, One-Pot Enchilada Pasta Dinner, More Thrifty Recipes

Salted S'Mores Popcorn, Summer Salads & Desserts, Slow-Cooker Cuban Picadillo, Vegan Peanut Butter Energy Bars, Fettuccine with Kale, Aztec Chicken Soup, Sesame-Crusted Tuna Tacos, Pork Loin with Onion Jam, & More Frugal Recipes

Memorial Day Recipes, Such as Lemon & Lime Cream Parfaits with Blackberries, Thai Chicken Tacos, Easy Sangria, Classic Smashed Cheeseburgers, Grilled Peaches, 5-Minute Chocolate Mug Cake, Crispy Potato Latkes, Pizza Margherita, & More

Brown Sugar Meringues, Mushroom Swiss Burgers, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Sausage Pizza Topped with Crispy Kale, Roasted Cauliflower, Cajun Bouillabaisse, Baby Corn Masala, Potato-Zucchini Salad, Ravioli, More Thrifty Recipes

Delish Mother’s Day Dishes… Chocolate Raspberry Cake, Italian Stuffed Crepes, Braised Soy Sauce Chicken Wings, Magic 7-Layer Cookie Bars, BBQ Ribs, GF Trail Mix, Mint Chocolate Macarons, Tea Sandwiches, Salads, Red Quinoa Bolognese, Cajun Cabbage, & More Recipes

May Day Parfaits, Chicken Back & Celery Rice, Frosted Grapes, Smothered Cabbage with Peppers & Smoked Sausage, Winnie the Pooh Bento, Bacon Spaghetti Florentine, Sesame Roasted Snap Peas, Steak Diane, Paleo Chocolate Cake, Tex-Mex Burgers, More Recipes

Crock Pot Mongolian Beef, White Bean & Farro Salad, GF Cinnamon Apple Cake, Smoked Whiskey Maple Baby Back Ribs, Zucchini Noodles & Pesto Sauce, Greek Meatballs, Eggless Tiramisù, Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese, Almond Chicken Strips, More Frugal Recipes

Spring Is Bustin' Out All Over... Tasty & Thrifty Recipes for Meals, Snacks, & Desserts for Spring's Warmer Days

Sometimes You Feel Like a Nut… Tribute to the Fabulous American Pecan, Beautiful Pecan Photos & Easy, Delicious Recipes

Savory & Sweet, Delicious Collection of Frugal & Easy Easter Dishes & Desserts

Grilled Tuna Skewers, Mocha Rollcake, Paleo Shrimp & Cauliflower Grits, Banana Crumb Muffins, Citrus Spinach Salad, Strawberry Shortcake, Crunchy Mango Salsa, Veal Rib Steaks, Matcha Green Tea Cream Puffs, More Easy Recipes

Victoria Sponge Cake, Chorizo & Pea Rice, Chicken Italiano, Lemon Drizzle Cake, Groundnut Soup, Totally Chocolate Chip Cookies, Crab Cakes, Amish Cinnamon Loaf, Penne with Broccoli & Turkey Sausage, More Frugal Recipes

Frugal, Easy, & Delicious Irish Recipes Galore for St. Patrick's Day Noshing & Drinking

Tasty, Frugal Ramen Dishes, Chicken, Rhubarb, & Onion One-Pot Stew, Bacon, Coconut Rice, Beer, & Potato Chip Cookie Bars, Garlic, Leek, & Blue Cheese Quiche, Tofu Ricotta Spinach Tortellini, More Thrifty Recipes

Quinoa & Tofu Shu Mai Dumplings, Thin Mint Grasshopper Pie, Sausage & Kale Quiche, Tuscan Baked Eggs, Chicken Marsala, Rhubarb Buckle, Middle-Eastern Spiced Flank Steak, Chocolate Dipped Clementines, More Great Recipes

Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes, Sticky Asian Pork Chops, Veggie & Basil-Garlic Hummus Wraps, Beef Tongue Tacos, Crunchy Coconut Chicken Fingers, Baked Salmon Fillet, GF Chardonnay Crackers, More Frugal Recipes

Chili Con Carne & Baked Tortilla Chips, Fish Tacos, Mascarpone Banana, Hot Artichoke & Dill Dip, Jiu Jian Steak Strip & Red Wine Sauce, Crispy Pan-Fried Gnocchi, Root Beer Cake, Chinese New Year Lucky Chicken Wings, & More Easy Recipes

Valentine's Day Treats & Desserts, Creamy Spinach & Mushrooms Pasta, Caramel Apple Cheesecake, Chicken Parmesan, Pan-Seared Tofu Rice Bowl, Salmon with Roasted Red Pepper Tomato Sauce & Spinach, Garlic Chicken Pasta, More Thrifty Recipes

Winning Super Bowl XLIX Appetizers, Main Dishes, Desserts, & Other Football Party Food & Recipes

Honey Lemon Chicken Wings, All-Butter Angel Biscuits, Chili-Stuffed Peppers, Pork Chops with Leeks in Mustard Sauce, Bee & Flower Bento, Oatmeal Cookies, Mashed Potato Casserole, Sesame Seed Rice Balls, Paleo Salmon Kabayaki, & More Thrifty Recipes

"Fire & Forget" Roast Chicken, Great Meals from Leftovers, GF Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins, Quick Fish Salad, Spaghetti with Seafood Veloute, Corn Chowder, Penne & Butternut Squash, White Bean Chicken Chili with Kale, More Recipes

Low-Carb Italian Meatballs, Korean Bone Broth Soup, Strawberry Shortcakes with Lemon-Thyme Buttermilk Biscuits, Red Chicken Curry, Vegan Hoppin’ John, Crock Pot Dishes, Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake, GF Shrimp Cakes, More Frugal Recipes

Some Like It Hot… Awesome Collection of Comforting, Thrifty Recipes for Soups & Stews to Conquer the Winter Chill


2014 Entries

Drink Up... Awesome Fall & Winter Beverages Recipes

Holly-Jolly Christmas Recipes for Easy & Delicious Christmas Appetizers, Beverages, Main Dinner Dishes, & Festive Desserts

Shrimp Ceviche Salsa, Hot Applejack Toddy, Creamy Vegetable Chowder, Brownies, Pantry Raid Pizza, Chicken Artichoke Pasta Bake, Spaghetti with Fried Eggs, Beef Lo Mein, Yeast Dough Men, & More Frugal Recipes

Sweet Dreams Were Made of This... Holiday Desserts & Treats Recipes Spectacular!

Dazzling Thanksgiving Edition, with Holiday Food, Drink, Recipes, & Beautiful DIY Thanksgiving Centerpieces & Table Displays

Chilly Days, Chillier Nights... Recipes for Tasty, Frugal Soups & Stews from Around the World to Warm Up You & Your Loved Ones

Pecan-Peach Cornmeal Cake, Cod Burgers, Bean & Leek Soup, Corn Dodgers, Baked Spicy Korean Salmon, Sage-Scented Butternut Squash Ravioli, Grilled Lamb & Pistachio Kebabs, Super Quick Chili, Oreo Cookie Balls, Hot Chicken Dip, More Easy, Thrifty Recipes

Chicken Breast & Tarragon-Mustard Cream Sauce, Crock Pot Chili, Fresh Bamboo Soup, Roast Beef Sirloin, Durian Cheesecake, Pai Gu Fan, Pan Gravy, Salads & Casseroles, Chocolate Beet Cake, More Frugal Recipes

Round-up of Fabulously Creepy & Frugal Halloween Foods, Drinks, & Recipes

Homemade Cultured Butter, Shiitake Kale Salad, Baked Falafel & Tzatziki Sauce, Bacon & Onion Pizza, Smoked Salmon & Bagel Breakfast Casserole, Stir-Fried Cod & Veggies, French Toast, Sunchoke & Fried Halloumi Salad, More Thrifty Recipes

Florentine Bars, Chinese Chicken, Savory Spinach Ricotta Crepes, Autumn Salmon, Chilli Crab Pasta, Sweet Potato Hash, Spaghetti Squash Carbonara, Chocolate Coconut Cherry Balls, Vegan Mapo Tofu, GF Orange Cake, More Frugal Recipes

Braised Goat Shoulder with Mirepoix-Rosé Sauce, GF Mounds Bars, Moong Dal, Chocolate Cookies, Baked Spaghetti with Italian Sausage, Maple Pumpkin Muffins, Spicy Rice & Egg, Jersey Royal Potato Salad, More Recipes

Cherry-Chipotle Beef Ribs, Chicken Curry, GF Acorn Squash with Cranberry Apple Stuffing, Potato-Crusted Mini Quiche, Spiced Plum Jam, Salmon Kedgeree, Turnip-Kohlrabi Slaw, Black Bean Dip, Stir-Fried Pork, Asparagus Chicken & Soba Noodles, More Recipes

Melon & Mint Salad, Hawaiian BBQ Chicken, Balsamic Glazed Sausages, Snickerdoodle Chess Bars, Smoked Tomato Pizza, DIY Cranberry Sauce, Brazilian Stew, Spicy Bok Choy, Furikake-Crusted Ahi Salad & Ponzu Dressing, More Thrifty Recipes

Little Lemon Soufflés, Chicken Tortilla Soup, Dijon-Cilantro Tuna Salad, Pork Potstickers, Adult Agua Fresca, Stuffed Bell Peppers, Crispy Cinnamon Twists, Squirrel Autumn Bento, Broccoli Cheese Soup, More Fab Recipes

Hot Wings, Chocolate Kahlua Crêpe Cake, Chicken Tikka, Smoked Salmon & Poached Egg Salad, Cream Cheese Cinnamon Rolls, Pork Ramen, Summer Quinoa Salad, GF Mango Chicken, Fresh Egg Pasta, More Thrifty Recipes

Beef Stroganoff, Mango Orange Slaw, Egg & Sausage Breakfast Casserole, Soy-Glazed Flank Steak, Blueberry Buckle, Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili, Paella, Chocolate Beet Cake, Butterflied Prawns in Garlic-Parsley Butter, Home Fries, Frugal Recipes

Pork Riblets in Black Beans Sauce, Sri Lankan Fish Cutlets, Roasted Cauliflower Soup, Blackberry Cobbler, Authentic Mexican Chili, Lemon Wedding Cookies, Scallion-Stuffed Beef Rolls, Brown Butter Rice Krispie Treats, More Recipes

Cast Iron Skillet Meatloaf, Heirloom Summer Salad, Smoked Beef Brisket, Tiramisu Cheesecake, Stewed Lamb Ribs, Pasta with Mushrooms, Eggplant, & Olives, Chicken Marsala, GF Bread, Vegan Cheese-Mushroom Omelette, More Recipes

Agave-Brined Pork Chops, Mango Salsa, Labrador Creole Bean Soup, BBQ Shrimp Skewers, Baby Vanilla Plum Cakes, Whale Bento, Orecchiette & Peas, Cracked Wheat Bread, Chicken Broccoli Stir-Fry, Taco Pie, Peach-Ricotta Pizza, & More Recipes

Tofu Ricotta Spinach Tortellini, Coconut Cream Pie, Chicken on Peppers & Tomatoes, Pasta with Scallops & Bacon, GF Brownies, BBQ Lamb’s Liver, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies, Swai Parmesan, Summer Salad with Crusted Fish, Fudgy Honey Popcorn, & More Recipes

Green Chile Cheeseburger, Couscous Salad, Strawberry Vanilla Jam, Chicken & Sausage Gumbo, Red Velvet Cookie Cups, Grilled Gingered Prawns, Kale & Lemon Spaghetti, Bacon, Ground Beef, & Bean Chili, More Thrifty Recipes

Sesame-Scented Baby Bok Choy, GF Rosemary Chocolate Truffles, Meatballs Toscana, Hawaiian Macaroni Salad, Fish & Chips, Tofu & Kimchi Tacos, Mango Cheese Blueberry Tarts, Sugar Cane Pork, Pecan Spice Layer Cake, Beef Rendang, More Recipes

Encore, Encore... Best of Fourth of July & Summertime Foods & Frugal Recipes

Moroccan Chicken, Garlic Tarragon Spread, Cheddar & Green Onion Cornbread, 15-Minute Fish Stew, Little Cheesecakes, Tostada Casserole, Smoked Tofu, Pepper, Pork Stir-Fry, Apple Summer Salad, Ham & Sugar Snap Pea Risotto, Green Tea Cookies, More Thrifty Recipes

Spinach Mac 'n Cheese, GF Ice Cream Sandwiches, Carnitas Tacos, Pineapple Chicken & Coconut Rice, Mexican Crazy Corn Salad, Kung Pao Chicken, Sleeping Dogs Bento, Dilly Stew with Rosemary Dumplings, Andalusian-style Gazpacho, More Thrifty Recipes

Aromatic Chicken Curry, Goji Berry Smoothie, Teriyaki Beef, GF Kaleslaw, Crawfish Boil, Lemon-Coconut Bread, Patty Melt, Spinach & Fennel Soup, Cod Fillet, Oatmeal Snack Cake, Shrimp Ceviche, Tomato Basil Pesto, More Frugal Recipes

Spam Fried Rice, Scrambled Eggs & Peppers, Taco Joes, Chocolate Marshmallows, Mussels with Garlic & Ginger, Pickled Pear Sorbetto, Shrimp Risotto, Caramel Corn, Vegan Chocolate Cheesecake, Mexican Lasagna, & More Cheap Recipes

Cajun Dirty Rice, Garlic Cream Soup, 1960's Casserole Supreme, Grilled Peaches, Honey Mustard Chicken, Korean Spinach, Deep Dish Cookie Pie, Texas Caviar, Muffin-Tin Crab Cakes, Yakitori, Black Bean Dip, More Thrifty Recipes

Memorial Day Edibles, Such As Grilled Ribs, Lemon-Lime Poppyseed Baby Cakes, Pulled BBQ Beef, Peach Shortcake, Creamy Chicken Taquitos, Banana Cinnamon Rolls, Greek Salad Pita, Piccata-Style Chicken & Rice, Vegan Flautas, Watermelon Rind Chutney, & More

Korean Potato Pancakes, Carbonnade à la Flamande, GF Strawberry Cupcakes, Cheesy Meatballs, Green Tea Chocolate, Coriander Pesto, Zucchini Soup, Smoked Pork Loin Roast, Chick-Peas Vinaigrette, Red Velvet Cake, Dragon Fruit Lemonade, More Recipes

Côte de Boeuf with Hash Browns, Summer Berry Puddings, Tuna Pasta Salad, Soba Noodles with Broccoli & Chicken, Pavlova with Fruit, Corn Gazpacho, Paleo Dirty Rice, Southern-Fried Chicken & Waffles, Grilled Veggies, Thai Shrimp Wonton Soup, Good & Cheap Recipes

Mint Chocolate Chip Marshmallows, Green Chili Turkey Burgers, Dan Dan Noodles, Pork & Garlic Chives, Chocolate-Ancho Peach Cake, Breaded Crookneck Squash, Jalapeño Cornbread Muffins, Coconut Flan, Savory Waffles, Spanish Lentil Stew, Frugal Recipes

Blueberry French Toast Casserole, Taco Chicken Nuggets, Lime S'more Pie, Loco Moco, Sweet BBQ Chicken Kabobs, Injera, Seared Pork Loin, Corn Salsa, French Onion Soup, Tomato & New Potato Gratin, Black Seabream, Banana Pudding, More Frugal Recipes

Delectable Easter Foods, Ginger Chicken, Baked Mozzarella Sticks, Peach Cobbler, Fig, Walnut, & Blue Cheese Loaf, Salads, GF Mac-n-Cheese, Grilled Pork & Zucchini, Pressed Lemon Cheese, Steak with Chimichurri Sauce, More Thrifty Recipes

Bangers & Mash with Gravy, Tofu Larb, Paleo Caramel Brownies, Parmesan Pork Cutlets, Tomato Walnut Pasta, Spicy Orange Chicken Stir-Fry, Mexican Quinoa Salad, Butternut Squash Polenta Bites, Tuscan Kale & Cannelini, Almond Tart, Shrimp Bisque, & More Thrifty Recipes

Fish en Papillote, Friday Night Chili, Crab Asparagus Soup, Berry-Brioche Bread Pudding, Fancy Carbonara, Nori Omelet, Rajma, Cantonese Baked Pork Chops & Rice, Strawberry Cheesecake Smoothie, Tofu Marinade, More Frugal Recipes

Gluten-Free Matzoh Ball Soup, Chili Chicken Curry, Potato & Corn Salad with Bacon, Chocolate Nut Cake, Raw Okra Salad & Vinaigrette, Skillet Andouille Pasta, Almond Cookies, Prawn Bisque, Grilled Bok Choy, More Awesome Recipes

White Bean Bruschetta, Tang Yuan, Arcadian Court Chicken Pot Pie, Jambalaya, Carne Asada Tacos, Banana-Raisin Bread, GF Salmon Wasabi Burgers, Chickpea & Spinach Stew, Tortelli di Carnivale, Thai Style Pork Ribs, More Thrifty Recipes

Korean Rice Cake Soup, Spicy Chicken with Grilled Lime, Green Gumbo, Cottage Cheese Enchiladas, Linguine & Collard Greens, Brown Sugar Pound Cake, Citrus Pork Chops, Parmesan Truffle Popcorn, Beef Chili, & More Frugal Recipes

Slow-Cooker Goulash Soup, NY Cheesecake, Mustard Salmon with Asparagus, Fried Pickle Chips, Grilled Asian Chicken & Bok Choy, Loaded Potato Pinwheels, Fancy Pancakes, Coconut Macaroons, More Delicious, Cheap Recipes

Bak Kwa Cookies, Beef Stroganoff, Crème Brûlée, Bulgogi, Chicken Dumpling Casserole, Beer Fudge with Salted Popcorn, Collard Greens & Cannellini Beans, Chocolate Walnut Coffee Cake, Spicy Almonds, More Thrifty Recipes

Lettuce Wrap Pork Bento, Buttermilk Fried Chicken, GF Hazelnut Fudge, Khao Tom, Pickled Snow Peas, Root Beer Float Marshmallows, Mexican Breakfast Casserole, Bacon-wrapped Stuffed Hot Dogs, Lemon & Brown Butter Fish Fillets, & More Recipes

The "Un-Valentine’s Day" Food & Recipe Edition… Tilapia Ceviche, Red Velvet Cake, Roasted Poblano Cream & Mexican Greens, Strawberry Milkshake, Moroccan Chicken Tagine, Shrimp Saganaki, Mango Froyo, & More Tasty Recipes

Risotto Fragole e Rose, Greek Chicken Bake, Butternut Squash Bacon Soup, Fig Raspberry Frangipane Tarts, Tuna Pesto Pasta, Grilled Sausages & Onions, Garlicky Turnip with Kohlrabi & Purple Yam, Sweet & Sour Pork, Veggie Stew with Herby Dumplings, More Frugal Recipes

May Prosperity Be with You... Thrifty Asian Recipes for the Chinese New Year, or for Anytime At All!

Beer-Brined Chicken Wings, Salads, Black-Eyed Peas & Artichoke Quesadillas, Roasted Carrots & Parsnips with Herbs, Carolina-style Pulled Pork, Tomato Preserves, Scalloped Potatoes, Kale & Rice, Spanish Fish Stew, Paleo Carrot Soup, More Thrifty Recipes

Super Bowl Party Food Ideas & Recipes for Appetizers, Main Dishes, & Desserts, Including Ginger Chicken Wings, Super Chili, Cheddar-Beer Fondue, Asian Nachos, Lemon-Raspberry Sour Cream Cake, Taco Bowls, Jalepeño Poppers, Mini Pizzas, & More

Prosciutto-wrapped Pork Loin, Dark Chocolate Cheesecake, Spicy Bean Burritos, Chicken Teriyaki, Noodle-free Pho, Guinness Pumpkin Spice Bread, Collard Greens & White Bean Soup, GF Grilled Lemon Chicken, Fish Bowl Cake Pops, More Frugal Recipes

Mediterranean 7-Layer Dip, Cranberry White-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies, Steak Fajitas, Fried Okra, Bratwurst Noodle Soup, Green Pepper Nachos, Spaghetti Squash Breakfast Bowl, Tau Cheo Pork, & More Thrifty Recipes


2013 Entries

A Year of Yum... Top 12 Frugal Food Photos & Recipes of 2013

Gypsy Stew, Chocolate Chunk Almond Brownies, Steak Rub, Sweet Potatoes with Stilton Cheese, Boeuf Bourguignon, Vegan Shepherd’s Pie, Broccoli Cheese Soup, Frosted Cashew Cookies, Chicken & Dumplings, & More Thrifty Recipes

The Dazzling & Delectable Christmas Food & Drink Edition, with Recipes

The Spectacular Soup Extravaganza Recipe Edition, to Chase Away the Winter Chill

Flank Steak with Tamarind Glaze, Mexican Shrimp Cocktail, Tasty Soups & Stews, Pumpkin Custard, Turkey & Swiss Cheese Crescent Roll Ring, Chocolate Bread & Butter Pudding, Turnip Greens, Hungarian Cinnamon Bread, Perfect Beer Rice, More Frugal Recipes

Oven BBQ Ribs, Colombian Potato Stew, Pumpkin Pecan Granola, Split Pea Soup, Fish Pie with Smoked Cheese Topping, Ven Pongal, Princess Barbie Doll Cake, Shrimp Fried Rice & Potstickers, More Easy Recipes

Awesome & Thrifty Thanksgiving Menu Ideas, Festive Tabletop Decor & Centerpieces, & Holiday Recipes Round-Up

Christmas Chex Mix & Cookies, Beef Potato Stew, Egg Fried Rice, Pumpkin Soup, Smoked Salmon, Strawberry Jam, Homemade Horseradish, Pork Chops & Gravy, Vegan Vanilla Ice Cream, Baked "Grilled" Chicken, More Cheap Recipes

Peach Chicken, Potato-Carrot Mash, Hamburger Soup, Baby Bok Choi with Cashews, Vanilla Cake & Strawberry Frosting, DIY Pizza, Spicy Korean Chili Ramen Noodles, Sambal Fried Rice, Dairy-Free Chicken Salad, Banana Chocolate Chip Bread, More Terrific Recipes

Foods of Yesteryear... Cool Vintage Food Advertisements & Frugal Recipes

Cool Halloween Treats & Recipes, Spooky Party Appetizers, & Autumn Comfort Food

Winter Squash & Fennel Soup, African Peanut Chicken Stew, Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes, Pasta e Fagioli Soup, Clams in Black Bean Sauce, Rakott Krumpli, New Orleans BBQ Shrimp, Lemon Tart, Balsamic Lentil Stew, Seafood Chow Mein, More Thrifty Recipes

Italian-Style Seafood Soup, Pickled Snow Peas, Beef Stew, Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, Chicken & Rice Casserole, Pumpkin Coconut Soup, GF Black Bean Salad, Honey Chipotle Shrimp Tacos, Apple Chestnut Muffins, More Frugal Recipes

Grilled Lemon Chicken, Penne Basil Pesto, Muffin Tin Meals, Orange Pecan Cornmeal Waffles, Cheesy Potato Soup, Fried Plantains, Guinness Chocolate Cake, Borscht, Creamy Kohlrabi Salad, Strawberry Pecan Fudge, Pear Bacon Gallette, More Recipes

Gyoza, Crunchy Peanut Butter Biscuits, Garlic Pork Roast, Strawberry Mousse Cake, Dragon Soup, Fusilli & Smoked Mackerel & Peas, Galaktoboureko, Mexican Lasagne, Dulce de Leche Peach Tart, Potato & Radicchio Flatbread, More Thrifty Recipes

Rocket & Chili Spaghetti, Sea Bass & Lemon Shallot Butter, Pelmeni, Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake, Herbed Biscuits with Flax, Cappuccino Pudding, Vietnamese Chicken Salad, Candied Pecans, Braised Pork Belly, More Frugal Recipes

Toad in the Hole with Onion Gravy, Chocolate Stout Cake, Empanadas, Salmon & Cucumber Chile Relish, DIY Croutons, Cuban Black Bean Soup, Bacon Fried Quinoa, Tacos de Papa, Couscous & Baghdad Stew, Smoked Fish Kedergee, & Cheap Recipes

Sriracha Chicken Skewers, Custard Pie, Pasta & Broccoli, Crockpot Stuffed Bell Peppers, Veggie Noodle Soup, Korean Pork Ribs, Carolina Kale, Matcha Ginger Shortbreads, Cambodian Catfish with Coconut Milk, BBQ Sticky Chicken, Laksa, Frugal Recipes

Pecan Chocolate Meringue Babka, Grilled Shrimp Scampi, Baked Chicken-Pork Meatballs, Mapo Tofu Ramen, Lime Cream Pie, Pumpkin Raisin Bread Pudding, Turkey Taco Salad, Onion & Gorgonzola Grilled Pizza, Seared Ahi & Pomegranate Almond Dressing, & Thrifty Recipes

Bánh Mì Hot Dogs, Tarragon Chicken, Mashed Cauliflower, Paleo Banana Bread, Eggplant, Sweet & Sour Green Beans, Spicy Sushi Salad, Lemon Sponge Pie, Italian Chicken Veggie Bake, Mini Hamburger Buns, Cabbage Soup, Pfeffernüsse, More Recipes

Pan-seared Tuna & Balsamic Glaze, Cantaloupe Sorbet, Tinolang Manok, Sweet & Sour Pork, Carrot Cake, Steak Fajitas, Rice Pudding, GF Chocolate Prune Bars, Soups & Salads, Gammon Hock, Thai Ginger Key Lime Wedding Cookies, Sausage Casserole, More Cheap Recipes

Chickpea Sliders, Moroccan Chicken with Apricot-and-Olive Relish, Dried Cherry Almond Cupcakes, Onion Beef Lentils, Coconut Iced Coffee, Fennel Potato Hash, Ancho Chicken Soup & Masa Dumplings, Edamame Hummus, More Frugal Recipes

Chicken Satay Skewers, Bavarian Apple Torte, Braised Beef Tongue, Corn Fritters, Soups, Red-Cooked Pig Cheeks on Noodles, Chile Rellenos, Calabrese Sausage Rolls, Mughlai Chicken, Strawberry Ice Cream & Chocolate Sauce, Kale Quinoa Pilaf, More Recipes

Blueberry Cucumber Granita, Pork Paprika Stew, Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Mug, Poha, Lamb Quesadillas, Soups & Salads, Curry Lemon Pilaf, Chicken Feet Stew, Strawberry Smoothie, Veggie Confetti Rice, Kongnamul, Peach Caprese, More Thrifty Recipes

Honey Teriyaki Chicken, Almond Joy Smoothies, Hopia, Eggs with Spinach & Pasta, Italian Wedding Soup, Pork Chop with Mustard-Wine Sauce, Vegetarian Tortilla Soup, Soft Pretzels, Halibut with Tomato Nectarine Salsa, Peanut Butter Blossoms, Tomato Basil Sauce, & More Recipes

Grilled Lavender-Thyme Pork Chops, Potaje, Creamed Spinach, Salads, Chicken Piccata, Rabbit with Butter Beans, Latkes, Chocolate Chip Scones, Chile Shrimps, Lo Mein with Pork, Cauliflower, & Bacon, & More Cheap Recipes

Mango Salsa, Lamb Stew, Ice Cream Sundaes, Red Pepper Hummus Pita Pizza, Ham & Bean Soup, Mile-High Quesadilla Pie, Dilled Tahini-Yogurt Potato Salad, Southwest Spaghetti Squash, & More Thrifty Recipes

Chicken Fajitas, Strawberry Daiquiri, Wafu Spaghetti, Coconut Layer Cake, Persian Chicken Stew, Cajun Roasted Chickpeas, Watermelon Salad, Miso-Glazed Sweet Potatoes, Mushroom & Peas Curry, Papaya Salad, & More Cheap Recipes

Vanilla Plum Jam, Chicken Chorizo Jambalaya, Kale & Toasted Cashews, Okra & Miso Marinara with Soba Noodles, Strawberry Ice Cream, Fettuccine with Artichokes, Sweet & Sour Thai Fish Soup, GF BBQ Chicken Pizza, Mustard Greens Sautéed with Bacon, & Frugal Recipes

Oven-Baked Fish Chowder, Easy Pasta Dishes, Meyer Lemon Shaker Pie, Turkey Chili, Summer Salads, Broiled Chicken & Bacon, Candied Kumquats, GF Sesame Truffles, Feta with Watermelon, More Thrifty Recipes

White Chocolate Mud Cake, Spicy Chicken, Twice-Baked Potatoes, Fully Loaded Mac & Cheese, Pork & White Bean Soup, Asian Slaw, Seared Mahi-Mahi, Irish Coffee Ice Cream, Salt-Preserved Tangerines, Burrito Casserole, Lemon-Honey Drop Cookies, & More Recipes

Encore Collection of Awesome Meat, Poultry, Fish, & Seafood Photos & Recipes for Memorial Day Weekend Feasting

Vegan Reuben Sandwich, Shrimp Ceviche, Sugar & Spice Muffins, Chinese BBQ Pork, Greek Red Lentil Soup, Chicken Salad with Almonds, Jockey Club Cocktail, Spicy Szechuan Eggplant, Lots More Frugal Recipes

Boeuf Bourguignon, Gulab Jamun, Spaghetti with Tuna, Lemon, & Breadcrumbs, Turkish Flatbreads with Lamb Haggis, DIY Condensed Milk, Kielbasa Stew, Chicken Pot Pie, Orange Pan-glazed Tempeh, Onion & Cheese Muffins, Thrifty Recipes

Chocolate Pear Cake, Pork Potstickers, Vegan GF Raspberry Streusel Bars, Pomfret, Best Hamburger, Shrimp Scallops Veggies Stir Fry, Giouvetsi, Gooey Pecan Pie Cupcakes, Greek Wraps, Perfect Popcorn, More Recipes

Mango & Paprika Pork, Strawberries & Blueberries, Chocolate Stout Milkshake, Shahi Paneer, Salads, Peanut Noodles & Chicken, White Chocolate & Orange Cookies, Roasted Root Veggies, Kazunoko Kombu, More Cheap Recipes

Salmon Crumble Pie, Paleo Brownies, Seafood Soup, Grain & Greek Yoghurt Parfait, Roasted Cabbage, Thai-Style Chicken in Peanut Sauce, Orange Marmalade & Chocolate Shortbread Bars, Stir Fried Egg Noodles, More Frugal Recipes

Awesome Soups, Catfish Tacos, Gluten-Free Italian Bread, Lumpia, Shiitake Mushroom & Spinach Salad, Huckleberry Mojito, Baked Chicken Tenders, Strawberry Lemon Marshmallows, More Frugal Recipes

Chicken & Barberry Rice, Molten Chocolate Cake, Cottage Pie, Rice on Green Beans, Dutch Tuna Melts, Irish Coffee Gateau, Cheesy Black Rice, Brazilian Fish Stew, Pineapple Chicken Curry, More Frugal Recipes

Easter Eggs, Pistachio Cranberry Icebox Cookies, Chicken Ragout, Fruit Pizza, Wisconsin Cauliflower Soup, Stuffed Shells, Almond Cupcakes, Chilli Beef Lettuce Wraps, Baked Tofu, More Easy Recipes

Double Chocolate Cranberry Gingerbread Muffins, Takoyaki, Snoopy Bento, Leftover Hamburger Soup, Vanilla Extract, Eggplant Caponata, Spare Ribs, Hummus, Meat & Potatoes Chili, Cabbage Crunch Slaw, Preserved Lemons, & More Cheap Recipes

From Soups to Desserts, Round-Up of the Best, Most Fabulously Frugal Food & Recipes

Kimbap, DIY Wedding Cakes, Penne & Cannellini Beans, Chicken Cabbage Salad, Ham & Bean Soup, Raw Sweet Corn & Cashew Chowder, Beefy Pasta Dish, Smoked Mackerel Fishcakes, Mint Tea, Crawfish Étouffée, & Cheap Recipes

Caramelized Onion & Garlic Chicken, Tropical Smoothies, Spicy Sausage Hash, Bacon Jam, Soups & Salads, Enchilada Casserole, Deviled Kidneys, Zucchini Herb Pizza with GF Crust, Meatballs & Pasta, Chili Cheese Chicken, & More Frugal Recipes

Tex-Mex Potato Soup, Caramelized Bananas, Seared Pork Chops, Chocolate-Dipped Peanut Biscotti, Crevettes à l'Indienne, Quinoa & Veggies, Buffalo-Style Fried Green Tomatoes, Breakfast Tacos, More Thrifty Recipes

Roast Beef Lomo, Indian Chicken Potato Stew, Chocolate Coconut Almond Cookies, Breaded Chicken, Pasta & Walnut Sauce, Monkfish Tagine, Chicken with Tomato Saffron Vinaigrette, Ginger Fried Rice, Avocado Tomatillo Cucumber Soup, Lentils, & More Recipes

Love Is in the Air… Beautiful Valentine’s Day Food & Recipes Extravaganza Edition

Stilton & Green Tomato Chutney Stuffed Burgers, Cantucci, Pasta with Sausage, Thai Beef Salad, Banana Bento, Potato Cakes, Beet Green 'Spanakopita,' Daddy's Fried Chicken, Roasted Apricots, Meat Muffins, More Thrifty Recipes

Super-Spectacular Super Bowl Sunday Food Edition… Football Game-Noshing Ideas & Recipes for Chilis, Stews, Wings, Dips, Hors D’ouevres, Main Dishes, Snacks, & More

Aloo Gajjar, Pistachio Gelato, Ramen, Salt Fish & Chorizo, Mai Tai, Tomatillo Chicken Stew, Poppy Seed Cake, Salmorejo, Chili Cheese Bologna Burger, Coconut Muffins, Green Tea Soba, Thrifty Recipes, & More

Garlic Shrimp Tapas in a Crepe, Pumpkin Bread, Kale-Spinach Noodle Casserole, Rye Bread, Soups, Mustard Lime Chicken, Carrot Cake, Endive Salad with Caramel Nuts, Stromboli, French Toast, Mutton Stew, More Frugal Recipes

Spicy Lemon Trout, Roasted Tomato & Fennel Soup, Salmon Pie, Pineapple Upside-down Cornmeal Cake, Moroccan Stew with Couscous, Garlic Pork Roast, Southwestern Macaroni Salad, BBQ Chicken, Cheap, Easy Recipes, & More


2012 Entries

Chili Chicken, Eggplant Hiziki Caviar, Leek & Potato Soup, Coconut Ganache Tartlettes, Brunswick Stew, Indian Spiced Beef Brisket, Chile Ancho Rellenos with Plantains, Halibut & Mango Salsa, Chicken Nuggets, Garlic Cauliflower, & Thrifty Recipes

Roasted Cabbage, Parsnips, & Apples, Beef Stew, Olive Oil Pumpkin Bread, Carrot Soup, Mushroom & Brie Tart, Pollo Enchiladas, Drop Biscuits, Organic Pizza, Chicken Penne Stew, Chocolate Cake, & Cheap Recipes

Winter Wonderland Deluxe Edition… Christmas Food Delights & Awesome, Frugal Holiday Recipes

BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches, Peanut Butter Choco-Chip Cookies, Bacon Mac & Cheese, Suet Cakes, Creamy Roasted Sprouts & Pasta, Blueberry Lemon Crumbles, Caramel Corn, Radish Leaf Pesto, Vanilla Fig Bars, More Thrifty Recipes

Slow Cooker Beef Stew, Turkey Hash, Pandowdy, Baked Chicken-Pork Meatballs, Hot & Sour Soup, GF Breakfast Bars, Tuna-Potato Cakes, Miso-Glazed Chicken, Cheesy Hash Brown Pizza, Beef Ribs, More Cheap Recipes

Rhubarb Compote with Greek Yoghurt, DIY Sonic Chicken Sandwich, Fried Garlic Rice, Roasted Veggie Enchiladas, Waldorf Salad, Mexican-Style Ham Fritatta, Onion Pizza, Udon Noodle Soup, Thai Beef Rolls, More Frugal Recipes

Baba Ghanoush, Queen of Potatoes, Panzanella, Candy Corn Cookies, Pot Roast, Piña Colada Smoothies, His & Her Bentos, Pollo Limonella, Acorn Squash & Cashew Nut Dressing, Lemon Cake, More Recipes

Cioppino, Chipotle Chicken Tacos, Horseradish, Chili, & Smoked Trout Pasta, Royal Cherry Cheese Cake, Spiral Pasta with Mushrooms, GF Sausage Balls, Eggs on Baby Spinach with Peas & Brie, Butterscotch Blondies, More Thrifty Recipes

Deliciously Creepy Halloween Food & Thrifty Recipes Galore, Plus a Hat Tip to Foods of New Orleans

Pumpkin Coconut Milk Panna Cotta, Chicken Paprikash, Shaved Asparagus Salad, Vegan Tostada, Malted Milk Chocolate Chip Cookies, Lemon Walnut Pesto, Popcorn Cupcakes, Cous Cous & Veggies, More Recipes

Broccoli & Pecan Sauce, Bang Bang Chicken, Mocha Mousse, Black-Eyed Peas & Ham, Cheese Biscuits, Italian-Style Jícama-Cucumber Salad, Soups, Apple Cranberry Muffins, Red Curry Shrimp & Pineapple, & More Frugal Recipes

Green Zebra Gazpacho, Rice Pudding & Rhubarb, Crackly Fudgey Brownies, Gluten-Free Perfect Roasted Chicken, Soups & Salads, Cheesy Spinach Potatoes, GF Chocolate Strawberry Torte, Chile Rellenos, & More Thrifty Recipes

Sunday Chuck Roast, Chilaquiles Casserole, Asian Lentil Rice Wrap, Chocolate Streusel Banana Coffee Cake, Zucchini Gratin, Gluten-Free Walnut Apple Cake, Bacon & Leek Risotto, Mac & Cheese Nacho Bake, More Thrifty Recipes

Polish Zurek, Raw Okra Salad, Mini Chocolate Cupcakes, Steak with Cilantro Sauce, Gluten-Free Sesame Chicken, Corn & Seafood Jambalaya, Lebanese Lamb Stew, Tuna Croquettes, Collard Greens & Bacon, & More Frugal Recipes

Date Nut Cookies, Sausage Hash, Baked Sea Bass, Matryoshka Bento, Wakey Wakey Breakfast Muffins, Stir Fry Ox Heart, Green Bean, Mushroom, & Hazelnut Salad, Vegan Onion Soup, Quiche, Triple Chocolate Banana Ice Cream, Lebanese Roasted Eggplant, & More Cheap Recipes

Caribbean Coleslaw, BBQ Pork Ribs, Pepper Cornbread, Fruit Pizza, Pepperoni Grilled Chicken, Mighty Rhino Cookies, Grilled Shrimp, Menemen, Cambodian Catfish, Blueberry Bread, Chicken in Milk, & More Frugal Recipes

Taco Salad, Chinese Cabbage Rolls, Beet-Lemon Cupcakes, Amish Chicken Pot Pie, Peach & Blueberry Rustic Tart, Squash & Turkey Casserole, Buttermilk Bacon Ranch Mac & Cheese, Tres Leche, Vietnamese Beef Jerky, More Cheap Recipes

Cast Iron Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake, Mango & Paprika Pork, Salads & Salsas, Polenta Fritters, Vindaloo Chicken Curry, Summer Tomato Pie, Roasted Lamb, Turnip Chicken Soup, & Frugal Recipes

Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake, Mini Wellingtons, Coffee Granita, Chicken Satay, Spicy Italian Lentil Soup, Honeyed Fig Crostata, Green Chile Pork Chops, Salmon & Baby Spinach, Sesame Ginger Salad, Steak & Horseradish Sauce, Veggies, & More Recipes

Pasta, Pasta, Pasta! Encore Collection of Some of the Best, Thriftiest Pasta Dishes & Recipes

Slow-Cooker Cilantro-Lime Pork, Tomato Paella, Orange Olive Oil Cake, Creamy Chicken Broccoli Pasta, Great Northern Bean Salad, Indian Molahootal, Kung Pao Tofu Rice Bowl Salad, Zucchini Rolls, Mexican Baked Eggs, More Recipes

Bubur Ayam, Orange Ginger Chicken, Taco Soup, Banana Oat Bars, Egg Sausage Casserole, Potato Pizza, Spiced Wild Plums, Cute Bento, Red Rice Salad, Coconut Carrot Cake, Melon & Beef, White Miso Soup, & More Cheap Recipes

Triple Chocolate Mousse Cakes, Sesame Kelp Noodles, Lentil Soup with Saffron Yogurt, Pork Tacos, Smoked Chicken & Roasted Pepper Salad, Vegan Fudge, Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, More Thrifty Recipes

Tamarind Glaze Lamb Ribs, Asparagus Basil Salad, Bacon Baklava, Stained-Glass Cookies, Bobotie, Gluten-Free Granola, Miso Baked Eggplant, Mexican Chicken & Beans, Hanami Sandwiches, Greek Tomato Salad, & More Thrifty Recipes

Bulgur Feta Mint Salad, Lemon-Strawberry Icebox Cheesecake, Chipotle Chicken Chowder, Sausage Casserole, Apple Bacon Stuffing, German Chocolate Cupcakes, Carrot Tangerine Curry, Lemon Cucumber & Heirloom Tomato Carpaccio, & More Recipes

Vegan Dark Chocolate Sorbet, French Onion Salisbury Steak, Japanese Mountain Yam Rolls, Soups, Salads, Tandoori-Flavored Burgers, Spinach & Pine Nut Cakes, Pâté Spread, Lemon Risotto, Oatmeal Smoothies, More Cheap Recipes

New Potato & Spinach Curry, Beef Pho, White Zucchini Boats, Beer Cheese Soup with Bacon & Jalapeños, Spicy Tofu, Mandarin Chicken & Pasta, Fig Pecan Scones, Spanish Migas, Roasted Turnips, Shrimp & Rice Soup, & Thrifty Recipes

Meatball Soup with Mizuno & Crispy Garlic, Breakfast Pizza, Butterscotch Pear Upside-down Cake, Sweet Potato & Black Bean Tacos, Potato Chip Cookies, Bunny Bento, Strawberry Soup, & Frugal Recipes

Spicy Salmon, Dutch Mustard Soup, Mac & Cheese Pizza, Tequila Lime Prawns, Spinach & Ricotta Pudding, Pickled Sugar Snap Peas, Mini Corn Dog Muffins, Bean Curd Soup, Salads, & More Frugal Recipes

Pea Soup with Bacon & Breadcrumbs, Zucchini Fritters, Filipino Noodles & Chicken, Garlic Cheese Biscuits, Caviar Tacos, Stir-Fried Pork & Black Bean Sauce, Fruit Pizza, Thrifty Recipes, & More

Dill Mushroom Soup, Curry & Lemon Pilaf, Fried Chicken & Sawmill Gravy, Egg Custard Buns, Chocolate Peppermint Bars, Slow Cooker Cacciatore, Spicy Steak, Pork Chops & Navy Bean Gravy, Masa Pones, Garlic Ginger Bok Choy, More Recipes

Shangri-La Beef, Chard with Currants & Pine Nuts, Chile Relleno Casserole, Spaghetti Squash, Frito Pie, 5 Spices Meatballs, Apple Cake, Chocolate Mousse, Ginger Citrus Zucchini Bread, Frugal Recipes

Roasted Garlic Focaccia Bread, Corn Chowder, Stir-Fried Chicken, Apple Almondilla Smoothie, 3-Cheese Salad, Pumpkin Mini Muffins, Green Tea Pound Cake, Vegan Bacon & Cheddar Potato Soup, Recipes, & More

Fruit Fizzies, Black Bean Chili Con Carne, Kadhai Jhinga, Fried Tilapia, Snoopy Bento, Lamb & Roasted Green Beans, Cheater Pizza, Pflaumen-Buckle, Pulled Pork, More Frugal Recipes

Ponzu Noodle Salad Bowl, Banana Cheesecake, Cheese & Ham Tart, Peruvian Garlic-Lime Chicken, Spinach Lemon Pesto, Pork Chop Stuffing Bake, Okra, Chicken & Eggplant Gumbo, Thrifty Recipes

Red Pepper Jelly, Savory Bread Pudding, Marilyn Monroe Butter Sculpture, Mexican Egg Salad, Chocolate Walnut Biscotti, Kimchi, Vegetarian Caesar Orzo & Asparagus, Pico de Gallo, Quimbombo, Käsegebäck, & More Recipes

Dumplings & Salads & Soups, Oh My!… Encore Edition of Beautiful Food Photos & Easy, Thrifty Recipes

Tantalizing Easter & Passover Feast Edition, with Holiday Food & Recipes

Irish & Indian Collection of Recipes & Glorious Food Photos to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day & Indian Holidays in March

Macaroni with Poblano Chiles & Cheese, BBQ Chicken Kabobs, Pad Thai, Banana Pecan Pancakes, Tandoori Chicken, Burrito Breakfast, Lamb Hot Pot, Lemongrass Cupcakes, Gazpacho, More Thrifty Recipes

Hijiki Salad, Zucchini Fritters, Mushroom Soup, Italian Meatballs, Ahi Casserole, Filipino Baby Back Ribs Adobo, Peppermint Marshmallows, Trout Salad, Pesto, White Chili, & More Recipes

Oyster Po’ Boy Sliders, Bao Wan, Collard Greens & Smoked Ham Hocks, Carnival Cookies, Thrifty Casseroles, Madeleines, Vegan Noodles, Southern Green Beans & Potatoes, Creole Stuffed Peppers, Gumbo, More Recipes

Grilled Chicken Taco, Peanut Butter French Toast Sandwiches, Aubergine Curry, White Cheddar Grits & Ham, Pumpernickeleis, Soups & Salads, Cashew Chicken Stir Fry, Filled Mushrooms with Tomatoes, Easy Recipes, & More

Sweethearts’ Edition… Valentine’s Day Frugal Food & Awesome Recipe Showcase

Golden-Crusted Brussels Sprouts, Asian Meatballs, Chocolate Cheesecake, Oxtail Suet Pudding, Marmalade Chicken, Pumpkin Risotto, Gluten-Free Leek & Potato Soup, Warm Spinach Mushroom Salad, More Frugal Recipes

Red Onion Soup with Jarlsberg & Port, Sourdough Raisin Bread, Banana Coconut Pudding, Roasted Cauliflower & Olives, Ground Turkey & Pasta Skillet, Chocolate-Orange Cake Balls, Geese Bento, Cilantro Lemon Rice, Brown Butter Pear Tarts, & Thrifty Recipes

Goat Cheese Lentil Burgers, Chicken Dinner Pie, Somlói Galuska, Stuffed Tilapia, Hawaiian Fried Rice, Blini, Soups & Salads, Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes, Tofu Alfredo, Cute Bento, Lobster Quiche, & More Recipes

Basmati Rice & Chickpeas, BBQ Beef Brisket Tacos, Kahlua Fudge, Veggie Fritters, Desserts, Sweet Sausage 3-Cheese Lasagna, Gluten-Free Porridge, Black-eyed Bean Soup, Recipes, & More

Coca-Cola Braised Pork Burritos, Crunchy Shrimp Balls, Dark Chocolate Cookies, Oat Veggie Pancakes, Tequila Lime Tilapia Salad, Broad Beans & Ham, Spinach Quiche, Frugal Recipes, & More


2011 Entries

Pork & Tomatillos, New Year's Foods, Espresso Cheesecake Brownies, Red Bean, Potato & Arugula Soup, Popovers, Chicken & Couscous, Salads, New Orleans-Style BBQ Prawns, Italian Wedding Soup, Recipes, & More

Prime Rib Roast, Sugar Cookies, Tomyum Chicken Soup, Casseroles, Thai Sweet Corn Cakes, Tofu Cashew Chow Mein, Hominy Tamales, Rosemary Kalamata Olive Bread, & Frugal Recipes

The Holidays "Just Desserts" Edition... Decadent Recipes & Photos of Sweets & Treats

Chocolate Raspberry Mudcake, Sweet Potato Muffins, Fettuccine & Parsley Pesto & Walnuts, Sweet Thai Chili Baby Back Ribs, Vegan Olive Oil Rosemary Cake, Garlic Mushrooms, & More Recipes

Yuletide Fab Food Friday Fotos: Beautiful Christmas Food, Drink, & Recipes Collection... Cookin' & Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree

Easy Leftover Turkey Dishes, Bacon Tart, Cinnamon Sake Horchata, Osmanthus Cookies, Orange Wine Roast, Bean & Tuna Salad, Tofu Stroganoff, Thrifty Recipes, & More

Seafood Stew, Cornbread Bacon Stuffing, Spicy Albondigas, Cakes & Cookies, Vegan Shepherd’s Pie, Bento, Shrimp Nest Soup, Pesto Veggie Noodles, Chicken Rice Casserole, & Recipes

Bountiful Thanksgiving Food Special… Food Photos & Frugal Holiday Recipes Edition of Turkey, Taters, Gravy, & All the Fixin’s, on the Cheap

Oven-fried Garlic Chicken, Vegan Seitan & Scalloped Potatoes, Creamed Corn, Chard & Cheese Tart, Squash & Black Bean Tamales, Green Bean & Potato Casserole, Crab Cakes, & Thrifty Recipes

Mixed Berry Earl Grey Cake, Chinese Tea Eggs, Angry Birds Cupcakes, Chunky Monkey Bread, Roast Lamb with Rosemary & Juniper, Asparagus Soup, Hummus, Cabbage Cheddar Pie, & More Frugal Recipes

Celebration of Awesome Autumn & Oktoberfest Food Edition, with Frugal Recipes

Endive Au Gratin, Pot Roasted Beef Brisket, Banana Spice Minicakes, Eggplant Fries, Cheesy Tot Pizza, Winter Pesto Pasta, Bacon-Stuffed Portobellos, Lemon Date & Cheese Danish Braid, Salads, & Frugal Recipes

Spook-tabulous Halloween Food, Drink, & Recipes Edition

Thai Curry Noodles, Pesto Biscuits, Guinness Chocolate Pie, Mattar Paneer, Tuna Potato Chip Casserole, Shrimp Gumbo, Fab Cakes, Balsamic Chicken & Garlic-Roasted Potatoes, Asado Negro, Easy Recipes, & More

Lime-Cilantro Chicken Quesadilla, Pulao, Autumn Vegetable Soup, Rocky Road Brownies, Spicy Indian Black-eyed Pea Salad, Ham & Cheese Quiche, Jade Pie, Butternut Squash Pita Pizza, & Thrifty Recipes

Chile Rellenos Strata, Oatmeal Bread, Garlic & Five-Onion Soup, Beef & Veggies, Ham Pilau, Grilled Baby Potatoes, Greek Goulash, Eskimo Sled Dessert, Tamale Pie, & Frugal Recipes

BBQ Beer-Can Chicken, Best Caramel Corn, Revithosoupa, Zucchini Cookies, Dirty Rice & Shrimp, Pumpkin Curry, Salads, Tandoori Chicken, Split Pea Soup, Smoked Fish Cakes, Corn Pudding, Recipes, & More

Five-Spice Chicken, Sherried Tomato Soup, Vegan Enchilada Casserole, Chinese Peanut Cookies, Beef & Barley Soup, Salads, Baked Costa Rican-Style Fish, Chili Shrimp Pasta, Lamb Shanks, More Frugal Recipes

English Hanami Picnic, Creamy Hamburger Bulgur Casserole, Cantaloupe-Blueberry Mint Salad, Indian Egg Curry, Swiss Bettinas, Chicken Pot Pie Soup, Homemade Egg McMuffin, Recipes, & More

Iron Skillet Pizza, Spicy 15-Bean Soup, Disney-Inspired Bento, Burns Supper, Ginger Shrimp & Grits, Chocolate Cherry Dessert, Pasta, Veg Enchiladas, Curried Soy Chicken Salad, Thrifty Recipes, & More

Amish Soft Pretzels, Cheap Casseroles, Japanese Beef Stew, Tomato Jam, Sesame Pasta & Chicken, Hazelnut Cream Pie, Appelbeignets, Sweet Potato Stew, Thrifty Recipes

Roasted Garlic Soup, Chocolate Scotcheroos, Lutong Bahay, DIY Kettle Corn, Paleo Chili, Asian Lunches, Veggie Dishes, Red Potato Skewers, Turnip-Carrot Mash, More Cheap Recipes

Red Pesto Ravioli, Easy Chicken Stew, Black Bean Burgers, Cheese Fritters, Stamppot, Lemon Pork Cutlets, Halo-halo, Bacon & Leek Risotto, Buttered Leeks & Radishes, Tiramisu, Crusted Eggplant, & More Recipes

Hamburger Corn Pone Pie, Spaghetti Bolognaise, Spicy Collard Flowers, Sausage-Stuffed Apples, Butternut Squash Macaroni & Cheese, Chicken Satay, Soups, Fish with Onions & Mushrooms, Frugal Recipes, & More

BBQ Cabbage, Ham & Cheese Omelette, Banana Bento, Lentil-Nut Loaf, Pistachio Almond Cupcakes, Meatballs Toscana, Pasta, Chicken Fried Bacon, Potato-Herb Bread, Turkey Chili, African Kale & Yam Soup, Recipes, & More

The Explosive Fourth of July "Salads, Salads, & More Salads" Food & Recipe Extravaganza

Broccoli & Bleu Cheese Soup, Chilli Crab Spaghetti, Apricot Rugelach, Grilled Eggplant, Kale Salad & Peanut Dressing, Strawberry Trifle, Buttermilk Cornmeal Waffles, Pasta, Candied Horseradish, Recipes, & More

Banana Cream Pie Cupcakes, White Bean Salad, Smoky Kielbasa with Snap Peas & Basmati Rice, Watermelon Steak, Homemade Gravy, Simple Beet Soup, Lamb Shish Kebab, Recipes, & More

Mocha Marshmallows, Chicken & Rice, Spanish Lentil & Mushroom Stew, Chocolate Cake Waffle Batter, Eggplant Risotto, Rustic Chicken & Pancetta Stew, Baked Crab Cakes, & Easy Recipes

Brussels Red Potato Gratin, Milk Chocolate Souffle, Bacon & Pumpkin Pasta, Sausage & Tomato Risotto, Chicken Tinola, Onion Panade, Zucchini Tart, & Comfort Food Recipes

The Outdoorsy, Festive Memorial Day Food & Recipe Edition… Summer’s Here!

Kentucky Hot Brown, Mac & Cheese, Black Bean Tamale Pie, Marshmallow Cake, Jicama-Orange Salad, Bakwan Jagung, Chocolate Oatmeal Chippers, Potato, Leek & Andouille Soup, & Frugal Recipes

Chic & Cheap Casseroles, Cuban Meatloaf, Mahi Mahi with Tequila Salsa, Egg & Grits, Nakkisoppa, Smoothies, Chawanmushi, Russian Tea Cakes, Mango Salad, Turkey Steaks, & Recipes

Springtime Baked Chicken, Farfalle & Veggies, Stuffed Jalapeños, Sausage & Lentils, Brown Rice Stir-fry, Navy Beans, Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies, Tempeh Salad, & Cheap Recipes

White Chicken Lasagna, Nutella Pots de Crème, Cottage Cheese Apricot Buns, Cornish Pasty Pie, Palak Paneer, Lavender Rice Pudding, Blueberry-Sour Cream Muffins, Mango Chicken Curry, Recipes, & More

Almond Cantucci, Cheesy Tater Tot Casserole, Rhubarb-Blueberry Pie, Turnip-Corn Chowder, Pretzel Dogs, Salads, Red Bean Jambalaya, Pasta, & Recipes

Glorious Easter & Passover Food & Recipe Edition… Celebration!

Cuban Opera Cake, Beef Stir Fry, Rustic Tomato Pie, Lemony Chicken Saltimbocca, Thumbprint Cookies, Making Tamales, Crab & Bacon Wraps, Recipes, & More

Retro Bread Pudding, Onion Frittata, Egyptian Kebabs, KC-Style Pork Spare Ribs, Maple Bacon Cookies, Egg-free Muffins, Cheesy Broccoli Rice Casserole, & More Thrifty Recipes

Mustard Lamb Chops, Squash Blossom Soup, Radish Peacock, Slow-Roasted Beef, Carrot Love, Peanut Butter Hummus, Chocolate Mousse Torte, Recipes, & More

Swedish Visiting Cake, BBQ Ribs with Moxie Glaze, Cornbread Casserole, Egg Dishes, Hush Puppies, Plums, Spaghetti & Braised Kale, Beef Heart Satay, Vintage Food Ads, & Awesome Frugal Recipes

Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday Edition – New Orleans, Cajun, Creole Food & Recipes… Let the Good Times Roll

The Frugal Irish Food & St. Patrick's Day Recipes Edition… Éirinn Go Brách!

Reuben Appetizers, 'Princess' Bread, Lemony Chicken & Pasta, Vegetable Lasagne, Smiley Potato, Roast Beef with Mushroom Gravy, Acorn Squash & Feta Casserole, Plus Frugal Recipes

Spiced Roasted Potatoes, Apple Pie Tartlets, Cheesy Spinach Casserole, Lentil Barley Chili, Lioness Bento, Strange Fruit, Hazelnut Coffee Cookies, Frugal Recipes, & More

L-O-V-E… St. Valentine’s Day Romantic Food & Recipe Edition

Wild Leek Potato Soup, Best Egg Salad, "Manly" Meatloaf, Vegan Ambrosia Dessert, Mint Julep, Broccoli Lemon Chicken, Cheap Recipes, & Much More

Chinese Style Stewed Meatballs, Easy Tartlets, Twinkie Fondue, Kale with Pecans, Hobo Scramble, Ricotta & Basil Ravioli, Winter Veggie Casserole, Recipes, & More

Greek Stuffed Tomatoes & Peppers, Garlic Rolls, Broccoli Quiche, Chicken Tortilla Soup, Tzatziki, Stuffed Turnips, Thrifty Recipes, & More

Vegan Tomato & Fresh Dill Omelet, Minestrone, Pecan-Stuffed Eggplant, Cakes, Nugget Bears Bento, Guinness-Battered Fish & Chips, Frugal Recipes, & More

Sweet & Sour Chicken, Chickpeas & Baby Spinach, Frosted Donuts, Orzo Salad, Fishball Soup, A Perfect Red Apple, Sausage Skillet, Frugal Recipes, & More


2010 Entries

The Hoppin' John & Happy New Year's Food & Recipe Edition

Special Christmas Eve Super Soups & Recipes Edition... Because Baby, It's COLD Outside

Easy, Frugal Holiday and Super Bowl Party Food, Festive Hors D'oeuvres, & Yummy Appetizers, Plus Recipes

"Sexy Fashion" Bento, Banana Bread, Mushroom Soup, Red Pepper Bruchetta, Chicken Thighs Adobo-Style, Carob Chocolate Chip Cookies, Salmon Steaks, & Thrifty Recipes

Leftover Turkey Recipes, Taco Tuesdae, Chili Con Carne, Coffee Mousse Cake, Indonesian Tempeh with Green Beans, Apple Cinnamon Muffins, & More

Tantalizing Thanksgiving Food Extravaganza Special… Holiday Recipes & Scrumptious Food Photos Galore

Steak & Ale Pie, Thai Green Curry, Chocolate Chip Cookies, French Toast, Tortellini Casserole, Penguin Pancakes, Fish Chowder, Recipes, & More

Shrimp Cocktail, Easy Ratatouille, Key Lime Pie Ice Cream Cone, Roast Beef, Banana Boat Army, Polenta & Eggplant Napoleons, BBQ Pork Ribs, Recipes, & More

Gorgeous but Thrifty Casseroles, Cheeseburger, Lamb Meatballs with Quail Eggs, Tropical Tri-Color Cake, Chicken Divan, & More

Halloween Edition Encore… More Awesome Photos of Spooky Goodies, Ghoulish Meals, & Halloween Recipes

Spooky Halloween Food Edition with Frugal Recipes

Asian Meats, "Happy" Bread, Tempeh Pizza with Artichoke Hearts, Beef & Red Wine Casserole, Chili Peppers, Teddy Bear Tea Party Cake, Makaronilaatikko, and More

Chinese Pig Dumplings, Hot Pastrami, Chicken Pot Pie, Pepperoni Pizza Soup, Tiger Bento Box, Spaghetti with Mushrooms, & More

Watermelon-Infused Vodka Balls, Chocolates, Peppercorn Beef Filet Steak, Cauliflower Cheese Soup, & More


Chinese Pig Jiaozi Dumplings, Beijing | Photo credit: Ming Xia, Flickr, Creative Commons
Chinese Pig Jiaozi Dumplings, Beijing | Photo credit: Ming Xia, Flickr, Creative Commons