Frozen chocolate and grapes, the perfect cheap summer dessert

Frozen Grapes and Chocolate: The Easiest Summer Dessert

This post isn’t so much a recipe as it is a cheap and easy summer dessert idea. If you are looking for an effortless and low-cost dessert for your next summer get-together, this...

A bunch of party appetizers for right around $10, from Cheap Recipe Blog

The $10 Cheese Plate

I absolutely love entertaining. I would throw a party every week if I could. Unfortunately, I don’t have enough time (or money!) to do that. Thankfully, there are countless ways to throw a...

Cooked rhubarb sauce, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Rhubarb Sauce, Two Ways

Out of all the reasons I love rhubarb (the tartness, the color, the versatility, etc.), my favorite is this: It’s free. When I go home to visit my parents in southwest Minnesota, there are...

Mango chicken wontons, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Mango Chicken Wontons

I’m on a mango chicken kick. This is the third mango-chicken inspired recipe that I have posted in the last few months. Things are getting crazy around here! The other two are: Mango...

6 Tips for packing light on vacation

6 Tips For Packing Light

I just got back from a spectacular vacation to Ireland, Northern Ireland, and the Isle of Man. As much as I would love to tell you about my vacation, that’s not the intent...

Make your own homemade Vaseline at home using all-natural products. From Cheap Recipe Blog.

DIY Body Products Made From Kitchen Ingredients

I have recently noticed a surge in popularity of DIY beauty and body products online. I follow many blogs that post formulas for homemade cosmetics, soaps, body lotions, etc. And I can’t get...

Black bean sloppy joe recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Black Bean Sloppy Joes

Vegetarian sloppy joes? What the…? Trust me, my friends. These black bean sloppy joes are everything you want from a good vegetarian recipe. And from a sloppy joe, for that matter. They’re flavorful...