Eat Well on $4 a Day

A friend shared an NPR segment of The Splendid Table with me today, and I wanted to put it here to keep track of it myself and also to share wit anyone else that might be able to use it.

Eat Well on $4 a Day

A friend shared an NPR segment of The Splendid Table with me today, and I wanted to put it here to keep track of it myself and also to share wit anyone else that might be able to use it.

Fiesta Corn Dip

This little gem comes from my friend Pam.  She likes to bring this dip to our food pantry potluck lunches when the theme is Mexican food.  I like for her to bring it, but I also like to eat it.

Fiesta Corn Dip

This little gem comes from my friend Pam.  She likes to bring this dip to our food pantry potluck lunches when the theme is Mexican food.  I like for her to bring it, but I also like to eat it.

Basic Tomato Sauce

A couple of years ago I had several cans of tomatoes that we were no longer able to give out at our food pantry due to the expiration date.  I still felt comfortable using them for my family, so I

Basic Tomato Sauce

A couple of years ago I had several cans of tomatoes that we were no longer able to give out at our food pantry due to the expiration date.  I still felt comfortable using them for my family, so I

Snicker Cake

Here’s another favorite from my childhood.  This one is great heated for a few seconds to make the caramel soft and gooey! Snicker Cake 1 box German chocolate cake mix 14 oz. package of Kraft caramels 1 stick margarine 1/3

Snicker Cake

Here’s another favorite from my childhood.  This one is great heated for a few seconds to make the caramel soft and gooey! Snicker Cake 1 box German chocolate cake mix 14 oz. package of Kraft caramels 1 stick margarine 1/3

Chess Cake (a.k.a Gooey Butter Cake)

Our family is moving soon.  Just as soon as we find a house, pack our stuff, round up some help, and pick a date.  Soon. This weekend the hubster and I were doing some clean up in our room, which

Chess Cake (a.k.a Gooey Butter Cake)

Our family is moving soon.  Just as soon as we find a house, pack our stuff, round up some help, and pick a date.  Soon. This weekend the hubster and I were doing some clean up in our room, which

Aunt Mae’s Sweet Potato Casserole

I distinctly remember the first time I had this dish.  We had Thanksgiving Dinner at my Grandma Hoffman’s house, which wasn’t something we did very often.  I didn’t see her much as I was growing up, actually.  Grandma lived, for

Aunt Mae’s Sweet Potato Casserole

I distinctly remember the first time I had this dish.  We had Thanksgiving Dinner at my Grandma Hoffman’s house, which wasn’t something we did very often.  I didn’t see her much as I was growing up, actually.  Grandma lived, for

Oatmeal Pancakes

When we make pancakes, we make them from scratch, but I have yet to find a recipe that I can declare is THE one. This weekend, I came pretty close to perfection with this new recipe. Surprisingly, my family agrees!

Oatmeal Pancakes

When we make pancakes, we make them from scratch, but I have yet to find a recipe that I can declare is THE one. This weekend, I came pretty close to perfection with this new recipe. Surprisingly, my family agrees!