Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Dust off that waffle iron. You’re going to want to give these crisped dimples and the ooey, gooey cheese they contain a whirl.

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Homemade Kind Bars Recipe

Nuts. Seeds. Dried fruits. Sweet syrup. The only thing missing is the fancy cellphone wrapping and the steep price tag.

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  • 35 M
  • 29

Spaghetti with Bread Crumbs

Bet you’ve already got everything you need for this frugal pantry pasta. All you need now is 15 minutes to pull it together.

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  • 12

Seared Duck Breast

An elegant and easy riff on steak au poivre, made not with beef but duck breast cooked to a rosy medium-rare.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 4

Scraps Latkes

An impressive use for those pesky odds and ends that remain after slicing and dicing roots and tubers. Grandma’d be proud.

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  • 55 M
  • 2

Mashed Potatoes

Yeah, yeah, we know. You don’t need a recipe for Yukon Golds, butter, milk, and salt. Or so you think. Try this and get back to us.

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  • 45 M
  • 2

Texas-Style Barbecue Sauce

Ridiculously easy to make yet complex as heck in taste. Slightly sweet with only a hint of heat. Kid-tested and adult-approved.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 50 M
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Sweet Potato Cornbread

We could blather on and on and on about this surprising riff on a Southern classic, but you best experience it for yourself.

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  • 50 M
  • 34

Homemade Vegetable Chips

Terra who? This DIY rendition tastes exponentially better than what you can buy in a bag yet costs colossally less.

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  • 2 H
  • 11

Classic Beef Meatballs

Know that little ditty about how some poor hungry soul’s meatballs were lost when somebody sneezed? It always makes us sad.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 3

Pizza Dough

We know you’ve always wanted to fling pizza dough like a boss. This recipe from Jim Lahey helps you do just that.

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  • 25 M
  • 18 H
  • 13

Cheddar, Bacon and Apple Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Desperation dinners just got a heck of a lot less boring since we stumbled upon this genius grilled cheese combo.

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  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 12

Gingersnap and Sweet Potato Casserole

A Thanksgiving classic revisited with an added emphasis on sugar and spice and, yes, everything nice. A sweet potato mash topped with marshmallow and—believe it or not—crushed gingersnaps. Heresy? Or high-five-worthy? You tell us.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H
  • 0

Goober Bars

Feel like a kid again as you swoon to these peanut butter blondies slicked with a layer of jam smack in the middle.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
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