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December 2, 2019

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Need an easy dessert to make for your holiday gatherings? Look no further than this fudge recipe!


Prep Time: 10 minutes

Chill Time: 2 hours

Total Cost: $9.60 total / $1.60 per serving

Yields: 2 lbs of fudge


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October 20, 2019

It’s no secret that Lyon College influencer Michael Jorgensen loves oats. He even has an instagram account dedicated to oatmeal recipes ( Below are a few of Michael’s favorite oats recipes and how to make them!

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October 11, 2019


Prep Time: 5 minutes each

Cooking Time: 1 minute each or until fully blended

Directions: Just mix the ingredients together in a blender. You’re set!

Idea #1: PB&J Shake

Total Cost: $1.93 per serving, recipe yields one serving


-1 scoop of protein (53 cent...

September 23, 2019

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Potato nibs are a great alternative to potato chips. They can serve as an appetizer or late-night craving satisfier. 


Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time: 30 minutes

Cost: $6.40 total / $1.60 per serving

Yields: 4 servings


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September 23, 2019

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Cobbler is a timeless, delicious recipe. This is an inexpensive dish that can easily bring a group of friends together. Plus, it has fruit, so it has to be healthy, right? 


Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cooking Time: 45 min...

April 2, 2019

Tired of the same old microwavable dinners that never leave you satisfied? Want to make something quick and delicious that won’t take too much time away from finals studying? Maybe you just can’t decide between Mexican or pizza? This dish is for you! Pizzadillas offer...

March 1, 2019

This easy fried rice recipe only takes about ten minutes to prepare, which makes it a perfect meal for the college student on the go. You only need to use one pan for everything, so cleanup time is short, as well. Don’t let the weeknight rush limit your diet—crunch tim...

October 25, 2018

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If you have a sweet tooth, this chocolate chip cookie dough dip is sure to satisfy your craving. This dish is great for social events or a study date. Serving size is large enough to share . . . but that doesn’t mean you have to ;)


October 25, 2018

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Tired of the same old chips and queso? Want a good appetizer dish? Need to serve lots of people on a budget? Look no further than this yummy Italian nacho recipe, redistributed and modified from Genius Kitchen.

Ingredients: $3.50 per serving (y...

September 29, 2018

This recipe is a quick and yummy way to get your banana bread fix. Total prep time takes less than five minutes. Please use at least a 12 ounce mug to ensure the mixture does not overflow!

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Ingredients: $3.03 per serving, yields one servin...

September 29, 2018

Breakfast burritos are a great, filling meal. Not only are they cheap and easy to make, but they are portable and can be frozen for meal prep purposes.

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Ingredients: $2.57 per serving, yields 6 servings

  • ¼  pound of ground sausage meat ($0....

April 27, 2018

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Ingredients ($29 or less depending on brand or store):

  • 1-pound ground lamb ($7)

  • 1 ½ pound potatoes ($3)

  • 1 large onion ($0.50)

  • 2 ounces mushrooms ($2)

  • Bay Leaf ($3)

  • 2 carrots ($1)

  • 1 oz plain flour ($3)