Cooking

One inexpensive chicken can create 3 meals; ideas for a dinner completely roasted in the oven, too!
 
Cooking, Kids

As we all try to cut our food budgets during trying times it is sometimes a relief to find a dinner that is both enjoyable and inexpensive. I came across such a one the other night.  It was time for "Make Your Own Burritos" night here. We bought flour...
 
Cooking

I realized at the end that I did not chop a thing! That is thanks to the ingredients I found in the store - the Gourmet Garden basil and garlic tubes and the box of sodium-free pomodoro tomatoes.
 
Cooking

I had a request - "Mom, can you make tomato soup?" Okay - and so anyone who knows me, knows that I am not going to buy canned tomato soup because of the high sodium content. So, I bought a box of pomodoro tomatoes, without added salt. And I...
 
Cooking

Using canned beans for meals makes sense for a lot of reasons. For one, they are probably the healthiest protein food you can eat - they are high in fiber, many nutrients and phytochemicals - and they don't contain saturated fat. It is even easy to find canned beans...