Budget Meal

Chicken with Poblano Cream

by Sara on March 14, 2011

chicken with poblano cream

This meal is not difficult to cook. On the contrary, if you know how to saute a few boneless, skinless chicken breasts, this meal is downright easy. However… The first time I try to time the cooking for dishes I’m making for the first (and sometimes the second) time, I get a little frazzled. Invariably, [...]

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Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

by Sara on February 5, 2011

cheesy cauliflower soup

I never used to eat soup, the exception being Campbell’s Homestyle Chicken Noodle when I had a cold. I didn’t dip grilled cheese into tomato soup until I was an adult. And then Panera came along. And Quiznos. I opted for smaller sandwiches and added a side of soup. First, I tried broccoli cheese. Delish! [...]

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Turkey Breast

by Sara on January 31, 2011

turkey dinner

If you’re looking for the easiest turkey dinner ever, look no further. This meal tastes like you slaved over the stove for hours, but really, it’s easier than you think. Either a day ahead of time, or the morning of, you do put in a little bit of time and effort. I like to brown [...]

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Transforming Leftovers: Nachos

by Sara on January 24, 2011

beef nachos

Watching football is stressful if you’re invested in one of the teams. I was laughed at as I repeated, “Oh, my God!” over and over when I thought something bad might happen. In other words, constantly. And that was just during the first drive. Not wanting to be laughed at further, I spent a good [...]

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