A recipe for green pea "guacamole" - a new twist on traditional guacamole.

Green Pea Guacamole

Oh, you guys. I have been waiting for over a month to share this fabulous recipe with you! Guacamole is one of my all-time favorite foods. And although traditional guac is really healthy...

Chocolate granola recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Chocolate Granola Recipe

Minnesota and much of the continent is currently experiencing other-worldly cold. And that’s not an exaggeration. Minnesotans are all abuzz, as it was reported that this cold snap has left the northern part...

Cheddar cheese cookies recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Savory Cheddar Cheese Cookies

As I am writing this, the current temperature here in Minnesota is -11 F (-23C). This isn’t your average cold. It’s the kind of cold that makes your nose hairs freeze when you...

The top 10 recipes from Cheap Recipe Blog in 2013

Top 10 Recipes of 2013

Looking for the best budget-friendly recipes of 2013? Here they are, all in one place: The top 10 most viewed recipes on Cheap Recipe Blog in 2013 (and some other favorite recipes that deserve...

Roasted kidney beans recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Roasted Kidney Beans Recipe

By now, you’ve all tried roasted chickpeas. If you haven’t, you should. They’re crunchy, tasty, and totally satisfy snack cravings.  After making many, many batches of roasted chickpeas, I started to wonder if...

Homemade Vaseline (and tinted lip gloss) recipe from Cheap Recipe Blog

Gift Worthy: Homemade Vaseline (And Tinted Lip Gloss)

Any beauty junkies out there? I love all kinds of beauty products, especially lip balms and glosses. But a few years ago, something kind of grossed me out. I purchased a tube of...

Chipotle almond biscotti recipe, from Cheap Recipe Blog

Chipotle Almond Biscotti Recipe – And The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2013

How fun was that?! I am thrilled to participate in The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap for the first time. I sent a dozen cookies to three bloggers, and received three boxes of cookies...