Jalapeno Cheddar Corn Muffins

Jalapeno Cheddar Corn Muffins

If you have been reading my blog for a while then you know that I like to use up leftovers. Wasted food is wasted money, right? These jalapeno cheddar corn muffins are a quick,...

Jalapeno Bacon Stuffed Potatoes

Jalapeno Bacon Stuffed Potatoes

A few months ago I had made some Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Potatoes, most of which ended up in the freezer. I can’t even tell you how awesome it is to be able to reach...

Bacon Pesto Pasta

Bacon Pesto Pasta Bake

I know today is Thanksgiving but I cooked all of my Thanksgiving food last week and after eating turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce all week I needed something new. After perusing my “to cook”...

Pear Ginger Oats

Pear Ginger Steel Cut Oats

Pears are the fruit of the season and you know what that means… deliciously ripe and on sale! This week I picked up some Comice Pears for $0.99 per pound and I knew exactly...

This simple cranberry sauce only requires three ingredients but has enough flavor to add excitement to your holiday meal. BudgetBytes.com

Simple Cranberry Sauce

I guess I take pleasure in the little things because I was most excited about this Simple Cranberry Sauce out of everything that I cooked today. The simplicity of this sauce is unreal especially...

Roasted Turkey - BudgetBytes.com

Roasted Turkey

I’ll admit it, I was a little bit intimidated by the turkey. I have never cooked a turkey before in my life. I had watched my mother do it every Thanksgiving and Christmas while...

Indian Pudding - BudgetBytes.com

Indian Pudding

One day last week, while taking my break at work, I caught a few minutes of Sandra Lee’s Thanksgiving episode of Semi-Homemade (yes, we have a big screen TV and sofa in our break...

Apple Walnut Stuffing - BudgetBytes.com

Apple Walnut Stuffing

Yes, I used boxed stuffing mix and yes, this is way better than the manufacturers of that boxed mix ever intended it to be. Since Thanksgiving day is all about cooking as much food...

BBQ Pork Sandwiches - BudgetBytes.com

BBQ Pork Sandwiches

Alright, well, this is the last of the slow cooked pork recipes. After eating open faced sandwiches, burritos and quesadillas all week, I kinda feel like I’ve eaten the whole pig. Anyway, this recipes...

Cherry Almond Steel Cut Oats - BudgetBytes.com

Cherry Almond Steel Cut Oats

So I’m back on the steel cut oats bandwagon after a couple weeks off. I had begun to draw a blank on new flavors and fell back into my bran flake rut when *BAM*...

Pork and Pineapple Burritos - BudgetBytes.com

Pork and Pineapple Burritos

One of my favorite places to eat when I’m in New Orleans is Juan’s Flying Burrito because I LOVE burritos and theirs just rock. My favorite burrito is the “Al Pastor” which combines slow...