5 Easy Things to Do With Cherries

When you can catch them on sale, cherries are a great buy to satisfy that fruit craving. If you know you like cherries but are looking for some new options, here are 5 to get you started.

Frozen Smoothie Packs

A great idea to make the week go smoother

Creative Ingredients for Cooking

CHERRY COLA ON STEAK AND PORK We use cherry cola to cook the filling in two of our bao (steamed buns). It sweetens and tenderizes the meat at the same time. All the cool kids should be cooking with soda! — Eddie Huang, BaoHaus, New York City   KETCHUP ON…

How to Grill a Badass Steak

When on a budget, sometimes grilling a steak can get a little expensive. But if you find a good meat sale (which if you keep an eye out, you can find fairly common), it is important to maximize these fantastic tasting cuts of beef. Steaks are relatively easy to prepare…

Amish Slaw

Ingredients 1 medium head cabbage, cored and shredded 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 cup white sugar 1 cup vinegar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon celery seed 1 teaspoon white sugar 1 teaspoon prepared mustard 3/4 cup vegetable oil   Directions In a large mixing bowl, toss together the cabbage,…

Freezing Tomatoes

If you are also interested in freezing some homegrown tomatoes from your own garden or the local farmer’s market, I thought I would share the process with you. if you think having a home garden is for wusses… think again my friend. First, select tomatoes that are firm, ripe, and…

Rice is Twice as Nice on a Budget

When on a food budget, there are many things you should consider keeping around your house for a quick budget friendly meal. One of those things that can be very useful is rice. What is great about rice is you can add many things to it to make a delicious…