FOOD

“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well if one has not dined well.”

Virginia Woolfe

Don’t Be a Dip: Make Your Own Hummus

Don’t Be a Dip: Make Your Own Hummus

I love hummus and dips.  The problem is this.  It's really expensive in the store.  If you buy a small container of hummus in the prepared foods aisle of the dairy and fridge section, you might as well hand over your wallet.  I could easily eat an entire container as...

Quality Cookware Nearly Free

Quality Cookware Nearly Free

Quality cookware can be really expensive...but it doesn't have to be! I love to cook.  My cookware is really important to me, and I'll be honest--I've got some quality stuff.  Some, I got for my wedding, and some I got when I wasn't a broke teacher. Not all, though....

Eat and Freeze Frugal Frittata

Eat and Freeze Frugal Frittata

When you've got lots of eggs and a good imagination, the sky's the limit.  Make a frittata! What's a frittata?  It's like a quiche without the bother of the pie crust.  This does two things--makes it faster, easier, cheaper, and gluten-free. I have chickens.  They're...

Broke Teacher Green Beans

Broke Teacher Green Beans

  Even broke teachers need to eat their veggies.  Here's a recipe to get you started. Ingredients:  1/2 tablespoon butter 1/2 clove garlic if you're a 5th step or above.  If you're a new teacher, garlic powder will do.  Buy one of those dollar jars at the cheap...

Roasted Roots

Roasted Roots

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