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A Three-Course Lunch In NYC Under $15? Here's The Trick

Zoe Lintzeris | Posted 04.30.2014 | New York
Zoe Lintzeris

The thing about New York -- and other cities that thrive on outdoor markets and vending -- is that the possibilities for whetting one's appetite, establishing a relationship with vendors, and coming together to see the latest food offerings are endless. How can you go wrong?

Stop Feeding the Beast and Start Feeding the People

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.21.2014 | Green
Maria Rodale

by Coach Mark Smallwood, executive director at Rodale Institute Have you ever wondered how anyone makes any money on a $2.00 bag of nacho-cheese-fl...

4 Irresistable Draws to Happy Hour

Uloop | Posted 04.08.2014 | College
Uloop

There are four great aspects to happy hour that are making this activity into an all-time favorite and might allow it to surpass the traditional night out.

Best Breakfasts to Make in Your Dorm Room

Spoon University | Posted 03.17.2014 | College
Spoon University

There comes a time in every college student's life when the excessive snoozing that leaves you with only a few minutes before class and a painfully empty stomach just becomes too much.

5 Reasons Why Berlin Wins

Jonathan Hirsch | Posted 03.07.2014 | Taste
Jonathan Hirsch

Across the ocean, far away there lies a magical city that puts Brooklyn, San Francisco and all other major capitals of hip-ness to shame. Some call it paradise. Others the new Shangri-La. You can call it Berlin.

2013's Top 13 L.A. Foodstuffs Under $13

Mike Metz | Posted 02.11.2014 | Los Angeles
Mike Metz

This year the list culls far and wide from our fair city and county. Encino! Atwater Village! Sierra Madre! Miracle Mile! It also spans the gamut when it comes to cuisine. Breakfast! Lunch! Dinner! Snacks! Cookies! Appies!

$10 Dinners Fit For A Millionaire

Posted 12.04.2013 | OWN

By Lynn Andriani These meals -- which can feed up to four people -- are so tasty, you'd make them even if you were a millionaire with all the time ...

Kazimierz: Eating and Drinking in Krakow's Old Jewish Quarter

Jonathan Hirsch | Posted 10.24.2013 | Taste
Jonathan Hirsch

The bars fill up on the cobbled streets and the restaurants hum with the noise of nightlife. At the hub of this activity is Plac Nowy, the former Jewish square where a spring of establishments have sprouted in recent years, in the wake of years of disrepair.

The Most Terrifying Foods In The World

Posted 10.11.2013 | Taste

GMOs? Artificial sweeteners? Cheap hamburgers?

How Ramen Noodles Are Fighting Global Hunger

www.npr.org | Posted 08.21.2013 | Impact

Ask about the foods that have conquered the world and you're likely to hear about Coca-Cola and McDonald's Big Macs. But the most successful indust...

Top 5 Fastest Dollar Dumpling Spots in Manhattan's Chinatown

Rachel Chang | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Rachel Chang

McDonald's may have its 60-second service guarantee, but if it's not a Sausage McMuffin you're craving off the dollar menu, the same buck can buy four or five Beijing-style fried meat-and-chive dumplings at dollar-an-order establishments all over Manhattan's Chinatown.

Top 10 Cheap Eats in the U.S.

GAYOT.com | Posted 08.12.2013 | Taste
GAYOT.com

Stuck on a budget, but want to eat like a big spender?

Brewery Artwalk, Taste Of The East Side

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.26.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Just take care, as last year's country music festival was riddled with rowdy, aggressive fans and lots of fights. Almost makes you miss the ditzy faux-hippies of last weekend, no?

5 Ways To Get What You Need On The Cheap

Financial Highway | Posted 10.30.2012 | Money

We're a society of consumers. Often we buy on impulse and we eventually end up with a houseful of stuff we no longer need or want. That means we've wa...

Cheap Labor Day Eats Around The US

Courtney Scott | Posted 10.30.2012 | Travel
Courtney Scott

One of the most enticing aspects of travel is the chance to dine on some of the finest dishes in town. But a rich dining experience doesn't mean you have to be rich.

Healthy Eating Tips For A Big Family On A Small Budget, From Joy Bauer (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Is it possible for a family of four to eat healthy on a tight budget? Health and nutrition expert Joy Bauer taught me some surprising methods for savi...

15 Ways To Save On Eating Out

Money Talks News | Angela Colley | Posted 06.29.2012 | Money

Money Talks News: How much do you spend on dining out? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average American family forked over $2...

Avocado Breakfast Toast

Small Kitchen College | Posted 06.24.2012 | Food
Small Kitchen College

One of my favorite things to eat as a light lunch in the summertime is avocado toast. So I decided to repurpose my avocado toast and make a breakfast version, and let me tell you, it did not disappoint!

When Cheap Is Good: 5 Ways to Healthy Eating on a Budget

Organic Authority.com | Posted 04.28.2012 | Food
Organic Authority.com

"Buying healthy is just too expensive!" Stop. Just stop. Never repeat those words again! The world of healthy food is vast and rich, and not that expensive. Really!

Reminder Beans

Monica Strawbridge | Posted 01.29.2012 | Miami
Monica Strawbridge

This recipe, a staple in our house, has become a symbol to me of how rich you can be even when you're broke. Humble, everyday ingredients transformed into something that's both beautiful and full of intense flavors.

Baked Apples: Easy and In Season Baked Fruit Treat

Laura Kumin | Posted 12.12.2011 | Food
Laura Kumin

If you like apples and have an oven, then baked apples fit the bill. They are an excellent dessert, served with whipped cream, ice cream, or slightly sweetened Greek-style yogurt.

How To Eat And Drink On The Cheap Without Looking Cheap

Food Republic | Posted 12.03.2011 | Food
Food Republic

Frugal vs. Cheap EatingWhen dining out in a group, is it possible to order cheaply without getting screwed for someone else's indulgence? We've got a ...

Fast Food Waffles On Dollar Menu Promotion

Posted 08.27.2011 | Food

The dollar menu is a good value for customers—but does it make sense for fast food companies? Ad Age notes that economic turbulence of the past few ...

Eco Etiquette: Organic On Food Stamps To The Test (VIDEO)

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

I attempted to put together an entire week's worth of well-balanced organic meals on a budget of just over $33 (the average weekly benefit for an American on food stamps).

Eco Etiquette: Can You Eat Organic on Food Stamps?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Eating healthy -- even organic -- shouldn't be viewed as a privilege for the liberal elite. In fact, it should be common sense.