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Keyword: Vegetarian

PUMPKIN APPLE CIDER SOUP

PUMPKIN APPLE CIDER SOUP

Discover the taste of autumn with our PumpkinApple Cider Soup – a perfect blend of savory and sweet. Paired with Grilled Cheese Croutons, it's comfort food at its finest.

MEDITERRANEAN CHICKPEA DIP

MEDITERRANEAN CHICKPEA DIP

Discover the perfect snacking solution for busy hungry people – the Mediterranean Chickpea Dip! This creamy and exotic dip, packed with the goodness of garbanzo beans, garlic, and olive oil, is a delightful way to sneak in more veggies.

MIXED MELON SALSA FRESCA

MIXED MELON SALSA FRESCA

Celebrate summer's peak with juicy melons! Explore health benefits, savor Mixed Melon Salsa Fresca—a versatile delight

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!

VERY VERSATILE CHOPPED SALAD WITH 7 VARIATIONS

VERY VERSATILE CHOPPED SALAD WITH 7 VARIATIONS

Want a healthy salad that’s so hearty you make it once and it stays crunchy and delicious all week? Here's a base recipe with seven variations so you’ll never get bored.

WATERMELON AGUA FRESCA

WATERMELON AGUA FRESCA

Easy, delicious and inexpensive. Agua Fresca is a great drink to make for a crowd. Perfect any day of the year but especially great for Cinco de Mayo celebrations.

CUCUMBER LIME AGUA FRESCA

Is there a more refreshing beverage? I think not!

ELOTES – MEXICAN STREET CORN

ELOTES – MEXICAN STREET CORN

The best easy (and cheap!) recipe for Mexican corn on the cob that’s crazy delicious and totally addictive. Perfect for your next BBQ or Cinco de Mayo. Make extra because people can’t get enough of this amazing dish!

TRADITIONAL IRISH SODA BREAD

TRADITIONAL IRISH SODA BREAD

This traditional Irish recipe is easy, fast, delicious and costs under a dollar! Try it for dinner tonight!

FAUX-TAYTOES

FAUX-TAYTOES

This delicious mash substitutes for potatoes with less calories and fewer carbs.  No peeling necessary! Bring on the gravy!

CAULIFLOWER RICE

CAULIFLOWER RICE

Replace the rice in your favorite recipes with this low calorie, low carb swap.

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.