Cost Cutting Cuisine—Thanksgiving Day with friends

Well the “real” holiday season is upon us.  A few days from now is  Thanksgiving Day.   The celebration, orginally  between the early settlers of the New World and the Indians(subsequently referred to as Native Americans)–was a feast  and a symbol of peace between these two groups. The pioneers cooked up the bounty of their husbandry and farming and the […]

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Cost Cutting Cuisine

  The other night my friend & I decided to cook at home, as we are doing more and more of these days.     So, we looked in the fridge and freezer and came up with a few things which we then transformed into a scrumptious, elegant meal.  For virtually “pennies on the dollar”.   I want […]

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Cost Cutting Cuisine

Here’s today’s shopping tip for getting the most out of your food dollar. Each time I go to the market, whether it be the general supermarket or specialty food store, I look for the bargain of the day….and believe me, it “pays” to shop well. Yesterday, I saw in the poultry section, chicken breasts —on […]

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Cost Cutting Cuisine

The rapid rise in the cost of living is affecting us all. From the gas pump to the kitchen table. The cost of food is rising faster these days than in recent memory. In the past several years, milk alone has gone up in price more than double the rate of inflation. The reasons for […]

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