Crockpot Mongolian Beef

I go through phases with my crockpot. I either use it all the time or not at all. Apparently I am in a crockpot phase right now.  Maybe it's the chill in the air that has me reaching for it more often or the fact that I need super easy dinners right now.  If I don't have a baby wanting to be held, it's a needy dog crawling all over me. Crockpot dinners are a great solution for all my … [Read more...]

Beef Stir Fry

Stir-fries are a great example of how I like to make a little meat go a long way. One steak feeds 4 people, along with plenty of vegetables and rice. This recipe comes together in a matter of minutes. A great dish for when you are craving Chinese takeout on a minimal budget and without the MSG. This meal comes in at about $6 total or $1.50 per person. The heat from the sriracha gives it a nice … [Read more...]