Homemade Leftover Vegetable Bouillon
Asian / Chump Change / comfort food / Cook / Soups

Homemade Leftover Vegetable Bouillon

I’ve been having a little fun with my food dehydrator lately.  Not a fancy dehydrator but a $30 job that I picked up at a garage sale for $5.  The roots of this dish come from clean out the fridge day.  Sometimes the best foods comes from humble beginnings.  This tasty bouillon was made from some sad-but-not-gone vegetables … Continue reading

Chili Con Carne From Dried Beans
Chump Change / comfort food / Cook / Crock Pot / Dinner / One Pot Meals / Soups / Soups, Salads & Other Fare

Chili Con Carne From Dried Beans

Who doesn’t like a nice, hot bowl of chili?  Homemade chili is a always a favorite whether on a hot dog, some tater tots, or in a bowl dressed with some freshly grated cheese and diced onion.  But let’s face facts – the stuff from the can just can’t hold a candle to the real … Continue reading