Recipe Index: Budget

Lentils and Ham

Lentils and Ham

Lentils cooked in a rich broth made from leftover ham and served with slices of that same leftover ham.
Ground Turkey and Peppers

Mom’s Ground Turkey and Peppers

Quick and easy, sautéed ground turkey with onions, garlic, bell peppers, and seasoned with chipotle chili.
Mom's Macaroni Salad

Mom’s Macaroni Salad

Quick and easy macaroni salad with hard boiled egg, roasted red bell pepper, onion, mayonnaise, and paprika.
Stuffed Bell Peppers

Mom’s Stuffed Bell Peppers

Perfect comfort food! Bell peppers stuffed with ground beef, rice, and herbs, and baked in the oven.
Skillet Chicken and Orzo

One Pot Chicken and Orzo

One pot chicken and orzo with onions, tomato, garlic. Delicious! Quick and easy too.
Paprika Chicken with Chickpeas

Paprika Chicken with Chickpeas

One pot easy baked chicken thighs with smoked paprika, onions, and chickpeas!
Baked Parmesan Chicken Nuggets

Parmesan Chicken

BEST Parmesan Chicken recipe ever! Chicken parts dipped in melted butter, dredged in bread crumbs and Parmesan, and baked until crisp.
Pasta Fagioli

Pasta e Fagioli

Pasta e fagioli, or pasta "fazool". A classic Italian soup of beans and short pasta with tomatoes and vegetables.
Pasta Pomodoro with Shrimp

Pasta Pomodoro with Shrimp

Pasta Pomodoro—angel hair pasta tossed with sautéed shrimp, garlic, tomatoes, and basil. Only 30 minutes!
Pasta Puttanesca

Pasta Puttanesca

A classic Italian pasta sauce based on pantry items such as olives, capers, anchovies and canned tomatoes.
Skillet Pasta with Chicken Sausage, Cheese & Spinach

Pasta Skillet with Chicken Sausage, Cheese & Spinach

Try this one-skillet pasta dinner with chicken sausage, cheese, and spinach! Takes only 30 minutes to make.
Pasta with Tuna and Capers in White Wine Sauce (photo)

Pasta with Tuna and Capers in White Wine Sauce

Pasta served with a sauce made with oil-packed canned tuna, onions, capers, white wine, and parsley.
Penne Pasta with Meat Sauce

Penne Pasta with Meat Sauce

Penne pasta with a tomato meat sauce, with ground beef, onions, Italian seasoning, garlic, and basil.
Pork Stir Fry with Green Onions

Pork Stir Fry with Green Onion

Lean pork sliced into shreds and stir-fried Chinese style with green onions and garlic.
Pulled Pork Sandwich

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Pulled pork sandwich made with pork butt shoulder roast, slow cooked in a spicy sauce of onion, cloves, jalapeno, chipotle, tomato paste, Dijon, paprika, vinegar, ketchup, and sugar, until the pork meat pulls apart easily with a fork. Served on a bun.
Quesadilla Pie (photo)

Quesadilla Pie

Casserole of layers of flour tortillas and shredded cheese, with beans, chiles, tomato, onions, baked in pie dish until browned and crispy.
White Bean Salad

Quick and Easy White Bean Salad

Simple white bean salad with red onions, a little lemon juice, chopped parsley, olive oil, vinegar, herbs, salt and pepper.
Red Beans & Rice

Red Beans and Rice

A Southern classic, red beans cooked with smoked shanks, onions, celery, bell peppers, and spices, served over rice.
Refried Beans

Refried Beans

How to make traditional Mexican refried beans, using either regular or pressure cooker methods.
Refried Black Beans

Refried Black Beans

Black beans, cooked and then fried and mashed with onion, garlic, chili, and cilantro. So good!!
Roast Beef

Roast Beef

Classic roast beef recipe using rump roast, round roast, or sirloin tip. This slow roasting method at low heat is good for tougher cuts of beef; the lower heat prevents any gristle from getting too tough.
Salmon Macaroni Salad

Salmon Macaroni Salad

A quick and easy salmon and macaroni salad recipe.
Salmon Patties

Salmon Patties

Quick and easy salmon patties with cooked salmon, bread, green onion, dill, bell pepper, egg, lemon, and paprika.
Pork and Black Bean Stew

Santa Fe Pork and Black Bean Stew

Hearty pork and black bean stew with pork shoulder, onions, red bell peppers, jalapeños, garlic, cornmeal, black beans, spices, molasses, and a splash of lime juice. Perfect for a cold day!
Shrimp Pasta alla Vodka

Shrimp Pasta alla Vodka

Easy 30-minute Shrimp Pasta with creamy tomato vodka sauce, so rich and delicious!

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