Red wine pasta sauce from Cheap Recipe Blog

Red Wine Pasta Sauce Recipe

This is kind of an old story, but I’m going to tell it anyway: 2013 got off to a really bad start for me. I was hosting a New Year’s Eve party for...

Challah bread pudding with chocolate and caramel sauce

Challah Bread Pudding With Chocolate and Caramel Sauce

I recently bought a beautiful loaf of challah bread for $3.29. With half of the loaf, I made toad in the hole sandwiches topped with melted gruyere. Delicious. What to do with the...

Brown butter and almond brownies recipe

Brown Butter-Almond Brownies Recipe

I know what you’re thinking: “Why do I need another brownie recipe?” Hear me out. I didn’t think I needed another brownie recipe either. But let me tell you, folks. You do. Because this...

Cheesy cornbread soup recipe

Cheesy Cornbread Soup Recipe

As long as the temperature is under 60 degrees, I’m all about soup. Especially soup like this, which could quite possibly knock your socks off. Once again, I’m posting a copycat recipe from a...

Chow mein noodle hotdish recipe

Chow Mein Noodle Hotdish Recipe

Did you know that a true Minnesotan doesn’t accept food until the third offer? Take it from me – a born and bred Minnesotan – that would be much too forward and verging...

Carrot fries recipe

Carrot Fries Recipe

The other day I was in the grocery store, eyeing a cheap bag of carrots that cost only $1.29, and I thought, “What if I made French fries out of carrots? What a...

Tips for quitting diet soda

One Year Without Diet Soda: Tips for Kicking the Habit

It’s been one year since I had my last diet soda. And I don’t miss it at all. While I didn’t consume insane amounts of diet pop, I probably had about one can...