Tag Archive: frugal

No Poo: Why to Forego Shampoo And How it Will Reveal Your Healthiest Hair, Ever

One of my favorite blogs Thrift Core has a great post today on not using shampoo, or as it’s commonly called “No Poo” No Poo: Why to Forego Shampoo And How it Will… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: 20 Protein-Packed Black Bean Recipes, tomato-growing tips, and Tarbuj Ka Chutney

Lunchy links. Writing this as I’m eating leftover tabouleh and fish. Yum 20 Protein-Packed Black Bean Recipes | Brit + Co..   Good tomato growing tips for you newbies out there.   Tabuj… Continue reading

Lunchtime Link: Drying Clothes Without Electricity

Not much to share today. My hubby got hurt yesterday and is out of work until Monday at the very earliest. We’ll see what happens on Monday. Since he’s home, he’s on parenting… Continue reading

Ode to Quesadillas

  I can pretty much put leftovers in a quesadilla and they’re going to be awesome. We eat a lot of things in tortillas that are quesadilla-ish because 1) tortillas are cheap; 2.… Continue reading

Stupid tips on how to save money…

via Cynical As Hell, ambienne I had this discussion awhile back with a few people when I mentioned I was running out of actual tips for how to be poor. The “frugal tips that… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: 16 ways to eat dandelion greens, homemade ramen?, and impromptu meal “planning”

Everything food related for today…   Hell,yes, DANDELIONS. I may have mentioned this already(?) but I’ve been studying to become a certified herbalist. Herbalists love dandelions. They’re great for cleaning toxins from your… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Taco Bowls

via  Budget Bytes If you’ve been reading here for awhile, you already know I’m going to suggest skipping the chicken entirely and either substitute extra black beans or add another kind of bean,too. This… Continue reading

Re-grow your salad

      This is via passion4plants  , who also adds to the lovely photo tutorial: first cut it out from the leaves then cut a little from the edge but not too much… Continue reading

Lunchtime Links: Using up potato water and cabbge (2 separate things),making rice cool,and more.

A round-up of today’s food related things… Ohhh,man…. Chilli Cheese Tater Tots. I probably would use beans instead of the beef.   Use it Up: Potato Water – How to recycle the water you boiled… Continue reading

Leftover Makeover: Corned Beef & Cabbage turned into White Bean & Potato Soup

Sometimes leftovers are great for lunch the next day or a Leftover Night. Sometimes they need a makeover. Especially with bigger than average families where what’s leftover isn’t enough to feed everyone. This… Continue reading