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The $10 Family Dinner That's Not Pasta | Lynn Andriani | Posted 12.16.2016 | OWN

Everyone needs a pasta dish in their I-don’t-want-to-spend-a-lot-on-dinner repertoire (our standby is filling; and colorful, too). But for evenings ...

Have Dinner Ready All Week With These $3 Dinners

Rachel Hollis | Posted 06.04.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

You don't have to stress over dinner this week when you have these recipes on hand! They are not only easy but they are also super cheap! Best part yo...

How $40 Can Get You Through 3 (Totally Different) Weekday Dinners

Posted 03.30.2015 | OWN

Serve four people three bang-up, affordable meals? Here's how. By Lynn Andriani Like Us On Facebook | Follow Us On Twitter...

7 Of The Best Food Blogs For Eating On A Budget

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.27.2015 | Taste

You don't have to go at it alone.

How To Eat A Lot Of Apples, On The Cheap

Food52 | Posted 12.27.2014 | Taste

For those of you overloaded by apples, here's how to stretch them out.

A Holiday Centerpiece Idea, From Sandra Lee

Posted 12.07.2015 | Home

When it comes to quick, easy holiday entertaining tips, Editor-in-chief of Sandra Lee magazine, Sandra Lee, is the ultimate authority. I asked her for...

$10 Dinners Fit For A Millionaire

Posted 03.11.2015 | 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 ...

Money Mindful Meals: Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

Small Kitchen College | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Small Kitchen College

This frozen yogurt tastes exactly like something you get at Red Mango or Pinkberry: tart, sweet and healthy. Except creamier, richer and cheaper.

Five Family Dinners For Less Than $20

Bon Appetit | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Is your wallet lighter after Tax Day? Replenish with five nights' worth of family-friendly dinner menus for less than $20 each.

The Best Mac & Cheese Ever

Catherine McCord | Posted 04.16.2012 | Parents
Catherine McCord

Is mac & cheese the healthiest dinner choice? Of course not. Would I recommend serving it more than once a week? Probably not. But when made well, perhaps with some veggies thrown in, mac & cheese is certainly a better option than say, a Happy Meal.

Grandma's Red Beans & Rice

Yvahn Martin | Posted 02.04.2012 | Black Voices
Yvahn Martin

Every Monday.  New Orleans families serve red beans and rice for dinner.  This is my Grandma's recipe © 1945, when she probably started making them. She will probably yell at me for publishing this, but maybe not.

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.

Julia's Beef Bourguignon

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Happy New Year, friends and eaters! We're looking forward to bringing the fun - and the delicious - in 2011!

Recession Recipe: Cara's Carrot Cupcakes

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This recipe was surprisingly easy. The simplicity comes across in the video as well, I don't know if we've ever produced such a chill, slow paced episode.

Recession Recipe: Tomato Soup

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The rain is gone, but luckily tomato soup is good in all season, and THIS tomato soup is REALLY, SUPER GOOD in all seasons.

Recession Recipe: Dan Dan Noodles!

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Dan Dan Noodles was the first dish I researched where every single recipe was completely different.

Recession Recipe: Yogurt and Granola

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Emily's recipe makes a bathtub full of granola. Make this on Sunday and you'll be eating it for breakfast for weeks...literally weeks.

Recession Recipe: Curry Chicken Salad

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

What follows is the video adaptation of my interpretation of the Russian Tea Room's most delicious cold salad... watch and see!

Recession Recipe: Mozzarella Mushroom Meatballs

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For a long time, I made meatballs with ground turkey. They were very good, but very, very basic. I started dressing them up about 6 months ago, using different kids of meats and, eventually, stuffings.

Recession Recipe: Enchiladas Verdes (VIDEO)

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Tomatillo is a small, green fellow. He is essential to Mexican cuisine and he's the star ingredient in today's dish: Enchiladas Verdes.

Recession Recipe: Roasted Chicken

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Welcome to this, our very first episode to appear on Huffington Post's Food section. In our inaugural episode we make a basic, delicious recipe easy enough for anyone to re-create: Perfect Roasted Chicken.

Recession Recipe: Chana Masala (VIDEO)

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Episode 33 is our first jump into Indian food. My recipe for Chana Masala came from weeks of experimenting.

Recession Recipe: Easy Potato Salad (VIDEO)

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This recipe comes from my grandma Hilde, the best cook I know. Serve with chicken, steak, pork chops or salad. And enjoy!

The Breadline: Kale and Whole Wheat Pasta Sauté

Emily Farris | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Emily Farris

A year into the recession, Americans are cutting costs wherever possible, including eating more meals at home. Many of those meals are being made with the budget-friendly standby, pasta.

6 Affordable Ways to Jump Start Your Diet | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Weight loss is the most frequent New Year's resolution. This probably shouldn't be too surprising, considering that stress eating, holiday overeating ...