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. I recently found myself home on a Sunday morning,...

How to freeze fresh summer fruit

How To Freeze Fresh Fruit

It’s the peak of summer. Now is the perfect time to stock up on the freshest, juiciest fruits of the season and freeze them for use this fall and winter. And fruit is...

Japanese potato salad recipe

Japanese Potato Salad

Potato salad may not immediately come to mind when you think of common Japanese foods. But hear me out: Japan has its own version of potato salad, and it is absolutely delicious. While...

All-purpose dipping sauce, from Cheap Recipe Blog

All-Purpose Dipping Sauce

A few years ago, I visited a friend in Kansas City. One day, he brought us to nearby Lawrence, Kansas, to one of his favorite restaurants: The Burger Stand. They had the most...

Homemade less-toxic dishwasher detergent, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Less-Toxic Dishwasher Detergent

I recently read a news article about a young child who died after eating a dishwasher detergent pod. This is a heartbreaking and unnecessary casualty of the toxic and chemical-filled world we live...

Korean barbecue fried rice, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Korean BBQ Fried Rice

You know how fried rice can be kind of blah sometimes? This is not one of those recipes. This fried rice recipe is a little bit sweet, a little bit spicy, with the...

Top 8 cheap foods for summer, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Top 8 Cheap Foods For Summer

It is easy to overspend on food in the summer. Patio happy hours, backyard barbecues, late-night ice cream runs, and constant eating out while on vacation are just some of the reasons why...