#Budget Cooking Recipes


Betty's creamy chicken, bacon and potato bake

By Betty Bramanis
Creamy comfort food made into a complete meal - delicious! I like chicken thighs as...

Betty's beef and vegetable "cottage pie"

By Betty Bramanis
Clear out your vegetable crisper and freezer of all those almost empty bags of vegetables! ...

Betty's country style casserole

By Betty Bramanis
Rich, hearty and stick to your ribs! This is a meal for a cold night...

Vegan Meatloaf

By Served With Love
Every year, towards the middle of summer, I experience an "I can't wait 'til Fall" nostalgia...
26 Treasured Old-School Recipes

26 Treasured Old-School Recipes


What’s old is new again! While experimenting in the kitchen is fun, there is something about old-school, tried and true recipes that have our heart. Old-fashioned recipes have the ability to transport our taste buds to simpler times. From pound cake to banana pudding, biscuits to clam chowder, they’re made with simple ingredients and always […]

Five Substitutes for Heavy Cream

Five Substitutes for Heavy Cream


Have you ever been in the middle of a recipe and realize you need heavy cream, but you don’t have any handy? Instead of running to the store for one item, we’re sharing five substitutes for heavy cream. Made with ingredients you probably have in your fridge or pantry, these substitutes are great when in […]

14 Lazy Weeknight Dinner Ideas

14 Lazy Weeknight Dinner Ideas


Having one of those “ugh, I don’t feel like cooking” kind of days? These fix it and forget it recipes are here to save the day. Super easy with minimal prep work, you won’t have to stand over a stovetop for an hour to make these weeknight meals. With little effort, you’ll have a family-approved […]