Semi-authentic ‘office ramen’ for under $2.70 AUD

Semi-authentic ‘office ramen’ for under $2.70 AUD For us Aussies, here's a decent ramen you can prepare in the office for under $2.70. You can do it even cheaper if you swap out some of the ingredients for different brands or buy in bulk (see notes below). Base ingredients: Obento Ramen Noodles (145g sachet) –…

How to eat vegetables?

How to eat vegetables? I want to eat healthy, however I hate how all vegetables seem to be sprayed with tons of chemicals and have a really bitter chemical taste to them. I read that organic produce also uses pesticides as well. Is there any combination of vegetables that don't have this problem, or at…

What are your freezer burrito recipes?

What are your freezer burrito recipes? Hi ECAH! I've recently gotten into the habit of buying cheap stuff to last me at least the 2 weeks between paychecks. However, I get lazy like anyone else, and homemade freezer burritos are my go-to work lunch and snack. In the past I've made rice and beans, eggs,…

Do you buy or make your own pasta sauce?

Do you buy or make your own pasta sauce? I made pasta sauce today out of five cans of tomato sauce. I bought them all at Aldi for $1.25 total and added all dried garlic, parsley, basil, and also a little bit of sugar. It was so much healthier and less expensive than buying pasta…

5 lb red potatoes for 1 person

5 lb red potatoes for 1 person Hey all, My local grocery store had 5lb bags of potatoes for $0.75. They had my favorite type (red) so I bought a bag. Now the fun question: how the hell do I store them so that I don't have to cook them all at once? Can they…

Best and cheapest road trip meals?

Best and cheapest road trip meals? I'm on the road pretty often for 7+ hour trips. I find myself pretty frequently eating fast food, which is not only unhealthy but also expensive. Whatever cheap snacks I buy don't fill me up and aren't healthy either. PB&J gets old quick. Anyone know the best on-the-road makeshift…

What to eat other than sandwiches for snacks?

What to eat other than sandwiches for snacks? this doesnt have to be that healthy but basically im 18 going to uni next year but until then live with my mum who takes care of food, however all she suggests for snacks are sandwiches or eggs, at this point im just sick of it all,…

Terrible black bean smell

Terrible black bean smell Background: I buy large cans of black beans that I eat with brown rice for lunch. I prep large batches of each ahead of time to save time. Recently, when I open the container holding the beans there's this terrible smell. At risk of sounding crass, it smells like farts. IDK,…

How do you store cooled cooked rice?

How do you store cooled cooked rice? I had been under the impression that cooled cooked rice had to be thrown away because it grows dangerous bacteria very quickly which can make you pretty ill. I was browsing this sub at 2am and saw so many people suggesting otherwise, and since I will soon be…

Need some advice

Need some advice I want to do a bit of a lifestyle change and start eating right and working out after years of being a lazy drunk. I've been doing my research and think I'm gonna start with the StrongLifts 5×5 program. I've ran into an issue though, and it's that I have no idea…

How to preserve herbs and vegetables?

How to preserve herbs and vegetables? I always have issue with my green onions and cilantros going bad really quickly. I remember seeing something on this forum awhile ago about putting green onions in a jar and not putting it in the fridge. I can’t seem to find anything about it now with a search….

What are your favorite ways to cook veggies?

What are your favorite ways to cook veggies? Hey guys! I just got my power back after almost 10 days without it (thanks Irma!) so we had to start over fresh with our fridge and freezers and ate through most of the pantry. I have a small deep freezer and a standard fridge. I have…

Easy Potato Recipes?

Easy Potato Recipes? I just bought like 10 pounds of potatoes from Costco, and since I don't really have a lot of time, what are some good recipes that have not that many ingredients and can be prepared fast/ in bulk? Submitted September 18, 2017 at 05:43AM by AlphatoZeta

Korean seaweed soup.

Korean seaweed soup. what you will need. 1st, I am a noobie cook. So I apologize for lack of cooking terms I use on this post. 2nd, just want to thank everyone that contributes to this sub, got lots of info from you guys, and for that, thanks! I am Korean American, and I learned…

Storing overnight oats at room temperature?

Storing overnight oats at room temperature? Hello! I have a question – unfortunately tomorrow I won't be able to store my overnight oats in the fridge, I soak oats with soy milk and no fat greek yogurt, so I was wondering if it'd be risky to just let them sit a few hours at room…