Learn how to make the iconic Easter European soup authentically.

Ukrainian Winter Borsch

There are as many recipes for Borsch as there are families in Eastern Europe. The country, region, religion, socioeconomic status and time of year determine how a family prepares their recipe. There are red, green, and white varieties both hot and cold.There are Lenten varieties, vegetarian varieties and many different ways to infuse the quintessential

How to make traditional Ukrainian Galubtsi in a slow cooker on a budget

Galubtsi, Ukranian Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Traditional Ukrainian stuffed cabbage rolls (also know as Galubtsi or Halubtsi) are one of my most requested Ukrainian recipes.Golubtsi are a national favorite of the Ukrainian people. Cabbage leaves are rolled with delicious pork stuffing and braised in a tomato sauce with onion and carrot. Golubtsi are a perfect dinner idea for a chilly fall

Vegan Thai Green Curry with Puffy Tofu

Vegetarian Thai Green Curry in 30 Minutes

This Thai Curry recipe is so easy and versatile you can throw it together in 30 minutes or less. It’s very inexpensive to prepare and serves 6 for only $7.90 or $1.53 per serving. When you need to impress a special guest in a hurry try this Vegetarian Thai Green Curry.

Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste

Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste

Making your own Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Paste is easy and perfect for a Cheap Healthy Dinner in Minutes. Impress your dinner date with a stunning Vegetarian Thai Green Curry from Scratch!


Lebanese Lettuce Wraps

Lebanese Lettuce Wraps are a sort of ‘deconstructed’ Fatoush salad. The Pita bread is replaced with hummus topped Romaine lettuce cups and loaded with fresh cucumbers, radishes, tomatoes, and fresh herbs.


Dan Dan Noodles

This Delicious, inexpensive and filling recipe serves 6 people for only $3.95 or $0.65 per person.  Dan Dan Noodles are mildly spiced and perfect for the whole family.


I tried Tasting Room, here’s what happened.

Have you guys seen the Tasting Room ads on Pinterest? “The Netflix for Wine,” I’ll admit it’s a bit gimmicky but it was enough to spark my interest. I am a wine lover and I especially love when I find a high-quality bottle under $20 #frugalwinesnob.


Moong Dal Tadka

On cold days, I love to enjoy comfort foods. One of my favorites is Dal Tadka. It’s a dish I especially enjoy when I am feeling under the weather. Ginger, turmeric, chili, and mustard seeds are warming healing spices that offer immunity boosting and anti-inflammatory properties.


Khaman Dhokla

Khaman Dhokla is delicious, fast, cheap, low-fat, high-fiber, and vegan. HA! The whole recipe cost $1.66 or $0.20 a serving . My family and I like to eat ours with a quick cilantro chutney made from leftover chili, cilantro, lime juice, and salt. Enjoy it as a snack, side dish, or fantastic breakfast.


Palak Paneer

This Palak Paneer is quite different from what you might find in a North American restaurant.  It’s a quick and easy side dish or a vegetarian main course when paired with naan, paratha or basmati rice. With only a few simple, cheap and readily available ingredients you can have this gorgeous dish on the table