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Course: Pantry Staple

SIMPLE POLENTA

SIMPLE POLENTA

Here’s the recipe for the simplest polenta. It’s made with salted water and a bit of butter. Made this way it’s about 20 cents per one cup serving. It doesn’t get much more frugal and fabulous than that!

DIY CONDENSED CREAM OF (FILL IN THE BLANK) SOUP

DIY CONDENSED CREAM OF (FILL IN THE BLANK) SOUP

You can make cream of mushroom, chicken, celery or broccoli soups to use in any recipe calling for canned cream soup. You control the fat, the sodium and its gluten free.

DIY ALMOND BUTTER

DIY ALMOND BUTTER

Here’s how to make all natural nut butters at home. Less expensive, easy to make, fast and delicious, simple to customize with no artificial ingredients!

ANY VEGETABLE QUICK PICKLE – AKA – QUICKLES

ANY VEGETABLE QUICK PICKLE – AKA – QUICKLES

These quick, zippy pickles are so easy and delicious. Make pickles out of almost ANY veggie!

HOW TO PREPARE HATCH CHILIES

HOW TO PREPARE HATCH CHILIES

How to prepare, cook, freeze, and enjoy Hatch chilies.

HOW TO COOK DRIED BEANS

HOW TO COOK DRIED BEANS

The rock stars of the frugal foodie world, beans are easy, cheap, healthy, delicious and incredibly versatile.

EASY CROCKPOT YOGURT

EASY CROCKPOT YOGURT

Full of healthy probiotics, low calorie and low cost, making yogurt in the crockpot is incredibly easy and at about 20 cents per ½ cup serving it’s totally worth doing.

DIY COFFEE CREAMER

DIY COFFEE CREAMER

One easy recipe for homemade coffee creamer that can be used to make 10 different flavors, all inexpensive and delicious. Vanilla, pumpkin spice, peppermint, Irish cream and more.