Hostess Cupcakes

Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

Unequivocally and unspeakably better than those preservative-laden, shrink-wrapped cake imposters you grew up on. Swear.

  • (2)
  • 40 M
  • 3 H
  • 12
Pasta Grattugiata

Pasta Grattugiata

A frugal Italian staple that’s crazy satiating yet made in minutes from mere flour, eggs, bread crumbs, and cheese.

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  • 15 M
  • 40 M
  • 17
Several pork meatballs on a parchment lined green tray, and a gray plate with chopsticks on it.

Chinese Pork Meatballs

The chewiness of rice, the sweetness of pork, the easiness of a made-for-weeknight recipe, and the loveliness of Asian flavors such as ginger, scallion, and sesame.

  • (1)
  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4
A grey bowl filled with baked potato chips

Baked Potato Chips

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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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
A decorative white plate topped with a chili dog in a white bun, covered in cheese and sprinkled with chopped onion.

Chili Dog

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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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 0
Eight resealable freezer bags filled with easy chili.

Easy Chili

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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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2
Corn Dog

Corn Dogs

Corn dogs, that ubiquitous county fair food, played a crucial, almost divine role, in keeping David alive during a detour in Dallas. Recipe included.

  • (1)
  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 56