Category Archives: frugal

Black Cherry Summer Ice

On days when it is just too hot to cook or for that matter eat anything that isn’t iced or at least from the fridge, this quick little recipe comes in extra handy. You don’t need an ice cream maker, … Continue reading

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Zucchini Bread Muffins from the grill

…or what to do with the overload of zucchini on those hot days of summer I tell you, if you don’t watch your garden 24 hours a day, you are bound to have a few zucchini slip past ¬†and they … Continue reading

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Grilled Harmonica Zucchini

So just a quick and easy one, since it looks like it is going to storm real soon and that means I will unplug the computer. But the zucchini is flourishing and liking the rainstorms! Less watering for me is … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Quinoa Flake Pancakes

they are fantastic with some apple butter! It’s been a busy few months around here and yes, I have been eating but I have shifted to making less involved and more quick fox meals, that at times I felt did … Continue reading

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Pax Flammkuchen

What to do when it won’t stop snowing? I mean besides shoveling, which I have done plenty of, in the past few weeks. If you have kids you can build a snow giant. Me by myself, i would probably get … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Bulgur and Millet Casserole with Zucchini

Remember how I tell you to add more whole grains to your diet? No, ordering the ‘whole wheat toast’ with your diner breakfast is NOT what I had in mind. What I am talking about is stuff like this: Millet, … Continue reading

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Braised Collard Greens with Garlic

To accompany the traditional Brazilian dish, Feijoada Completa, you need some garlicy collards to round out your meal. And just because we all can use more dark leafy greens in out everyday diet and it is soooo tasty prepared this … Continue reading

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