How to Make Homemade Barbecue Sauce (with very little effort)

homemade bbq sauce

Homemade barbecue sauce is one of those easy things that you can do to jazz up an regular barbeque dinner. Not only is it easy to make, but it is also very cost effective. Homemade Barbecue sauce is definitely worth the minimal work it requires. It is a simple recipe you can throw on the […]

The Best Mexican White Cheese Dip – Queso Blanco

white mexican cheese dip

This Mexican white cheese dip is similar to white cheese sauces served in many Delicious Mexican restaurants.  It is so delicious and so versatile. You can adjust the heat by leaving out the cayenne pepper completely or by adding more. You can also give this white Mexican cheese dip a completely different flavor by adding […]

How to Make Whipped Cream

The easiest way to make whipped cream

Whipped cream is one of those things that just plain tastes better when you make it from scratch. However, whipped cream seems like it is so hard to make. The opposite is actually true. It only takes a few minutes to have delicious whipped cream. How to Make Whipped Cream You actually only need 2 […]

How to Make a Roux (Cooking Basics)


I hope you have been loving this cooking basics series to help you cook for less. Remember, most of the time those pre-packaged items you are buying in the store you can make for less. How to Make a Roux is so easy – anyone can do it! Learning how to make a roux (pronounce […]

Easy Guacamole Recipe


My husband loves guacamole, and quite frankly and I have grown to love it. From being a picky child, I never would have thought that a green dip could be so good. We just got avocados cheap a few weeks ago, so I thought I would share this easy recipe. I don’t do any measuring […]