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For purposes of this diary and in the discussion below, a meal is one that costs $10 dollars or less. I've known people that can do a cheap and a filling meal for $2 dollars basically. The criteria ...
by slinkerwink
Comment Count 832 comments on Sat Jan 29, 2011 at 11:06 AM PST with 253 Recommends
Welcome to What’s for Dinner ! I’d like to invite you in to enjoy an American Indian feast. Feasting was, and still is, an important part of American Indian cultures. So ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 194 comments on Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 01:58 PM PST with 195 Recommends
What's not to like about garlic? It is tasty in any combination you care to imagine (including ice-cream ), it cures infections and sometimes ...
by Asinus Asinum Fricat
Comment Count 375 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2008 at 03:31 PM PDT with 191 Recommends
There is, of course, nowhere on earth more beautiful than Vermont in the autumn. This is a fact.
by noweasels
Comment Count 328 comments on Sat Sep 18, 2010 at 04:35 PM PDT with 181 Recommends
Have wok, will travel! Who doesn't love a good, healthy stir-fry on a summer night? Or a winter night for that matter? It can be as elaborate as you wish or just a quick fix. Stir frying is an ...
by Asinus Asinum Fricat
Comment Count 297 comments on Sat May 03, 2008 at 04:25 PM PDT with 152 Recommends
This is part of an ongoing series on how to cope with high food prices and lack of time to prepare and cook a healthy meal which fits nicely on WfD?. The last two editions ...
by Asinus Asinum Fricat
Comment Count 265 comments on Sat Aug 16, 2008 at 03:30 PM PDT with 128 Recommends
What’s for dinner (also for lunch, breakfast and snacks)? Bread, the easy version. Although I always loved to cook, when it came to baking, I passed – too fussy, too ...
by 4fx
Comment Count 243 comments on Sat Mar 21, 2009 at 02:06 PM PDT with 127 Recommends
Every morning around 3am, while her husband and children sleep, Matilda wakes up and grinds the corn kernels she has left soaking in lyme water overnight. She gets on her hands and knees and rolls ...
by ranger995
Comment Count 161 comments on Sat Feb 13, 2010 at 03:32 PM PST with 120 Recommends
This week I am changing my emphasis a bit in response to requests from two Kossacks: one who has a teenager ...
by kate petersen
Comment Count 332 comments on Sat Jan 06, 2007 at 04:28 PM PST with 112 Recommends
Good evening, Kossacks. I know that many of you here at the Great Orange Satan are wonderful cooks. Many of you have the opportunity to learn to cook by watching a beloved mother or grandmother cook ...
by blue jersey mom
Comment Count 288 comments on Sat Aug 13, 2011 at 04:30 PM PDT with 103 Recommends
There it is my friends, a _chile relleno_ with a side of _frijoles refritos_, the subject of tonight's WFD diary. Before we begin let's give a big Thank You and a hearty round of virtual ...
by Azazello
Comment Count 265 comments on Sat May 07, 2011 at 04:30 PM PDT with 96 Recommends
Hey there, Kossacks! My Hubby and I had a few things leftover from last week's diary about fresh herbs. So, here is some more sage advice...
by Purple Priestess
Comment Count 273 comments on Sat Jun 06, 2009 at 02:47 PM PDT with 96 Recommends
Many people think that lots of space is required to grow a big garden. This is not always the case. Part of it depends on what you grow, but another part of it depends on how you grow it. I have ...
by Translator
Comment Count 245 comments on Sat Apr 24, 2010 at 04:32 PM PDT with 93 Recommends
It's November now, and Thanksgiving is less than four weeks away. Many of you are probably beginning to plan your big holiday meals. Here in NJ, we just try to avoid any phone calls to 911. My mom (...
by blue jersey mom
Comment Count 175 comments on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 04:30 PM PDT with 84 Recommends
In the early days of the Cuban Missile Crisis, in the autumn of 1962, my Dad’s Naval Reserve unit got called up for a deployment of unknown duration. And as she had so many times before when my ...
by noweasels
Comment Count 189 comments on Sat Oct 08, 2011 at 04:30 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
It's cold, you've had a crappy day, the economy sucks, and you're hungry. If you're like me, a good meal is a tonic that soothes the soul while it nourishes the body and pleases the senses. Comfort ...
by MaskedKat
Comment Count 315 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2009 at 04:11 PM PST with 81 Recommends
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by JayinPortland
Comment Count 186 comments on Sat Feb 05, 2011 at 04:02 PM PST with 80 Recommends
Good evening and welcome to another WFD diary! Tonight I thought I would share a lovely meal step-by-step that uses a common and somewhat inexpensive cut of meat: London Broil. When I was growing ...
by ninkasi23
Comment Count 279 comments on Sat Apr 03, 2010 at 04:27 PM PDT with 80 Recommends
There's a great chapter in "Like Water for Chocolate" where the heroine Tita, in a deep depression over the loss of her baby nephew, is restored to full health and renewed happiness after her ...
by Fe Bongolan
Comment Count 92 comments on Sat Sep 29, 2012 at 04:52 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
One of the silliest notions about cooking is that turning out a delicious meal is a formidable task, requiring exotic ingredients and expensive gadgets and obscure techniques and hours of work and ...
by cookiebear
Comment Count 250 comments on Sat Feb 17, 2007 at 04:28 PM PST with 77 Recommends