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12 September, 2018

Pesto Chicken and Zucchini Pasta

Pesto Chicken and Zucchini Pasta
Posted in : 21, alcohol, booze, cheap, cheese, chicken, dinner, easy, food, foodie, healthy, Italian, noodles, one pan, pasta, recipe, sauce, scratch, summer, vegan, vegetables, vegetarian, wine on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Don’t let the ingredient list fool you, this recipe is super easy, super healthy, and super filling. It can also easily be converted into a vegetarian recipe by swapping out the chicken for some extra firm or firm tofu. Make it vegan with a cheese substitute. When we make this recipe (as I try to
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5 September, 2018

Stir Fry

Stir Fry
Posted in : cheap, college, dinner, easy, food, lunch, one pan, one-pot, quick, recipe, savory, spicy, vegan, vegetables, vegetarian, veggies on by : Jeanette Rueb
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The hubby and I have taken a liking to a local stir fry place over the course of the past year, but eating out a lot can get expensive pretty quickly. I got a stove-friendly wok from Nana, so I decided that now was as good a time as any to break it out and
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29 August, 2018

Hard Lemonade

Hard Lemonade
Posted in : alcohol, booze, cheap, drink, drinks, easy, fruit, lemon, natural, quick, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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One of my favorite drinks (next to rum and Coke or Jägermeister and Dr. Pepper) is hard lemonade. I’ve been drinking MIke’s since I was in college. I’d grab a bottle and take it outside with me whenever I had to work on my bike. Now that I’m older and I have more to do
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1 August, 2018

Bailey’s Chocolate Mug Cake

Bailey’s Chocolate Mug Cake
Posted in : 21, baking, booze, cake, cheap, chocolate, dessert, easy, food, fun, quick, sweets on by : Jeanette Rueb
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This past weekend, this Miss became a Missus! To celebrate, I’m bringing you some delicious, way too easy to make, rich chocolate cake — in a mug! Don’t let the idea of eggy, dry mug cakes deter you. This mug cake is rich, moist, and doesn’t use egg! It’s an awesome dessert to make when
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6 June, 2018

Crock Pot Chicken and Vegetables

Crock Pot Chicken and Vegetables
Posted in : cheap, chicken, crock pot, crockpot, dinner, easy, food, Slow cooker on by : Jeanette Rueb
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When I asked the fiancé what he wanted for dinner the other day, he said, “I don’t know, something with vegetables.” Now, I’ll never pass up veggies, but the fact that they were specially requested made it extra important. Since I had also planned on inviting some friends over for dinner that night, I decided
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2 May, 2018

Baked Potato Wedges

Baked Potato Wedges
Posted in : appetizer, cheap, dinner, easy, food, lunch, potato, potatoes, snack on by : Jeanette Rueb
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I like french fries, but I don’t like how heavy they feel in my stomach after I eat them. If you’re also a fan of potatoes as a side dish, you’ll be pleased to know that they can be just as delicious without all the grease and calories that come from deep frying! These wedges
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18 April, 2018

Olive Tapenade Hummus

Olive Tapenade Hummus
Comments : 1 Posted in : cheap, chickpeas, dip, easy, food, healthy, hummus, Mediterranean, snack on by : Jeanette Rueb
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I’ve really been into making hummus lately. Buying it in batches at the store, with the amount of it I can eat in a week, gets expensive quickly. Making it at home is way cheaper, even with this recipe, which is the most expensive because of the tapenade. Of the three I’ve made so far,
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4 April, 2018

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
Posted in : cheap, chickpeas, dip, easy, food, healthy, hummus, peppers, quick, recipe, snack, turmeric on by : Jeanette Rueb
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As delicious as my spicy hummus is, sometimes I need to mix things up a bit. Back when I used to buy hummus, I used to love the roasted red pepper kind. I also really liked olive tapenade hummus, though it was almost impossible to find, which is why I have to figure out my own
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28 March, 2018

Oven-Roasted Artichokes

Oven-Roasted Artichokes
Posted in : appetizer, cheap, dinner, easy, food, side, vegan, vegetables, vegetarian, veggies on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Artichokes are one of my favorite vegetables, and I wish I could eat them every day. They’re a fun finger food, less work than crab legs, and surprisingly filling. Another bit of good news is that, if you’ve never roasted artichokes at home, it’s not a terribly difficult recipe, though it does take a little
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