How to Make Microwave Popcorn

Yes, you can make microwave popcorn on your own with just a brown paper bag. No artificial colors. No fake butter. No nasty preservatives. Bring on your next Netflix binge!

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Bacon Fat Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

Using bacon drippings in place of butter makes these can’t-stop-at-just-one cookies both frugal and indulgent at the same time.

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Homemade Dish Soap

This natural alternative to fancy liquid dish soap is inexpensive, effective, and gentle on hands. Doesn’t get much more practical than that.

Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe

Calling this crazy indulgent Monte Cristo a leftover ham sandwich is like saying Julia Child could cook pretty decent.

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Chicken Bone Broth Recipe

Easy. Healthy. Paleo. Able to be made in a slow cooker. And, natch, the taste. Just a few things we adore about this chicken stock.

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Baked Potato Chips Recipe

All the crunch and saltiness and satisfaction of your fave packaged potato chips. None of the icky preservatives, unhealthy fats, and other unconscionable additives.

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Brownie Pie | Tar Heel Pie Recipe

Known in some parts as tar heel pie, this ridiculously rich and gooey chocolate brownie pie is crazy easy to make—and just as easy to make disappear.

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Farmer Cheese Recipe

This easy homemade farmer cheese is rich, creamy, and lovely, sorta like a poor man’s (or shall we say, lazy man’s) homemade ricotta.

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Chili Dog Recipe

Who first thought to smother a hot dog with chili and strew it with cheese and cram it into one’s face? We’re talking hero status.

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Easy Chili Recipe

A stash of chili in the freezer is a simple trick that will rock your weeknight supper world. Imagine chili dogs as everyday indulgence!

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Warm Olives Recipe

Simple and impressive and ready in less time than it takes to run and buy marinated olives. That’s what we call honest entertaining.

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Cacio e Pepe Recipe

This crazy satisfying, ridiculously cheap, pantry-minded supper consists of just pasta, cheese, oil, salt, pepper, and a nifty technique.

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How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter

Make your own homemade peanut butter with ease thanks to a nifty, easy technique. Food processor required.

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Lemon Madeleines Recipe

Let’s dispense with all the talk about Proust and time and just revel in these lemony little lovelies, shall we?

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