Author Archive for:

Recipe: My Mom’s – Arroz con Pavo

Pin It

It gives me great pleasure to finally feature one of my mom’s recipes, since…

Read more

Recipe: Black Bean, Chicken and Mango Stew

Pin It

There are times when I look in my fridge & cupboards I think to myself,…

Read more

Recipe: Farro & Red Beans with Caramelized Onions

Pin It

So I’ve been a bit MIA from PGEW lately, largely due to the fact that I’ve been…

Read more

The $25 Shopping Cart, Version 1.0

Pin It

It’s scary week this week, and not just because Halloween is on Friday. It’s…

Read more

Recipe: The Easiest 3-Bean Chili Ever

Pin It

This past weekend autumn officially announced its presence with blustery…

Read more

Tip #3: Find your “Bare Bones” staples

Pin It

I’m not going to mince words here: when you’re struggling financially, sometimes…

Read more

Recipe: Brown Rice, Lentil, and Feta Salad

Pin It

It’s not that I don’t adore my hummus & tomato sandwiches for lunch….

Read more

Trader Joe’s 101

Pin It

(NOTE: I do not work at Trader Joe’s, nor do I hold any stock in their…

Read more

Recipe: Roasted Potato and Seared Steak Salad

Pin It

I’m fairly certain there’s not an omnivore out there who doesn’t enjoy…

Read more

Tip #2 – Find your spice staples

Pin It

Part of what allows me to have tasty food no matter what is that I have found…

Read more