BBQ Chicken Dinner - BudgetBytes.com

BBQ Chicken Dinner

This week I wanted to do a simple, classic, American meal. After discovering the insanely low price of chicken leg quarters ($0.74 cents / lb.) I knew I had to work them into my...

Rosemary Roasted Potatoes - BudgetBytes.com

Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

Herb roasted potatoes are a classic recipe that everyone needs to know how to make. Potatoes are delicious and satisfying and roasting them has to be one of the easiest ways to prepare them....

Chili Roasted Broccoli - BudgetBytes.com

Chili Roasted Broccoli

One day while while half watching the Food Network, I happened to catch Rachael Ray whip up this amazing broccoli recipe. The next day I tried it out and I was in love. This...

Easy Pumpkin Soup

Easy Pumpkin Soup

Everyone is familiar with the sweet confections that you can make with pumpkin puree (pie, muffins, sweet breads etc.) but if you haven’t tried pumpkin mixed with savory spices then you are missing out....

Apple Walnut Steel Cut Oats - BudgetBytes.com

Apple Walnut Steel Cut Oats

Continuing on with my adventures in steel-cut oats, I decided to use up some of the left over apple juice from my Spiced Apple Cocktails. I also learned a couple of lessons since making...

Savory Coconut Rice - BudgetBytes.com

Savory Coconut Rice

I’m not really sure how I ever lived before coconut rice nor do I think I could ever settle for plain old rice again. My first introduction to coconut rice was a sweet version...

Spiced Apple Cocktail - BudgetBytes.com

Spiced Apple Cocktail

As previously mentioned, I had a wonderful pumpkin carving party last weekend to start October off the right way. Last October I happened upon an apple flavored liquor called Washington Apple Burst Made by...

Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal - BudgetBytes.com

Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

In honor of October (my favorite month), I’m kicking it off with a warm, ooey-gooey, pumpkin-spicy recipe: Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal. Over the past month or so I’ve seen multiple recipes for pumpkin flavored oatmeal...

Cherry Almond Danishes - BudgetBytes.com

Cherry Almond Danishes

After receiving last month’s Bon Appetit magazine, I experimented with puff pastry for the first time. I made some bite sized apple cheddar turnovers for a party I went to. Unfortunately, I never snapped...

Melon Mint Feta Salad - BudgetBytes.com

Melon, Mint & Feta Salad

I have been waiting all summer long to make this salad and never got around to it until now. Melons are selling at a great price and summer is almost over so now is...

Balsamic Pork Chops - BudgetBytes.com

Balsamic Pork Chops

I was craving pork chops and after tooling around the web I decided to try out this recipe from Epicurious. The recipe is simple, fairly quick and looks pretty fancy! Because this is Budget...