Reflection on Maine coast: Cheap Recipe blog

Decrypted

When I lost thousands of photos and personal documents to the Cryptolocker virus last November, I had to make peace with the fact that...

Apple oatcake recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Apple Oatcakes

Current recipe obsession: Oatcakes. They’re a variation on pancakes, minus the flour, sugar, and egg (otherwise known as the unhealthy stuff). How obsessed am...

Entertaining on a budget: Use crostini

Entertaining On a Budget: Serve Crostini At Your Next Party

First rule about entertaining on a budget: Don’t let a tight budget keep you from entertaining friends and family in your home. Throwing a...

3 cheap ways to make your food taste better, from Cheap Recipe Blog

3 Cheap Ways To Make Your Food Taste Better

Do you want to instantly become a better cook? Of course you do! Today I am sharing three of my favorite tips for making...

Summery BLT salad recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Summery BLT Salad

Summer cooking, in my opinion, should be as simple and stress-free as possible. As much as I love spending time in the kitchen cooking...

Indian spiced bar mix recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Indian Spiced Bar Mix

As much social and cultural pressure as there is to love craft beer, I just can’t get into it. I’ve never been a beer...

Homemade play dough recipe, just 60 cents a batch

DIY Play Dough: Just 60 Cents a Batch!

Have you ever made homemade play dough at home? I have, but we’re talking 20-some years ago. I forgot how fun it can be....