healthy and tastey foods on a budget
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healthy and tastey foods on a budget

I work in the kitchen of a very small school. It is my job to find the food in order to feed the kids on the tight budget that the school has to work with. We focus on both nutrition and the taste of the food. We have talked with the students and the parents to find out what we can do to improve the menu to ensure that the kids are actually eating what they are being served each day. This blog will show you several examples of what you can serve on a budget that is healthy and tasty.

healthy and tastey foods on a budget

  • Creative Ways To Use Cornmeal

    12 January 2017

    A type of flour that was first used by Native Americans, cornmeal is made from ground sweet corn and is found in a variety of colors, such as white, yellow, or blue. The meal is the main ingredient in foods such as soft tortillas, tortilla chips, tamales, and polenta. Cornmeal is traditionally and most commonly used to make Southern-style grits, which are served either as a savory dish with salt, pepper, and cheese, or topped with butter and sugar or honey.

  • 6 Cheeses To Try Before You Die

    10 February 2016

    There's nothing quite like the distinct flavor, texture, and aroma of a delicious cheese. That being said, not all cheeses are created equally. Some are simply far tastier and more exotic than others. Throughout the course of this brief article, you will learn about a few of the more interesting cheeses that exist in the world. Many of these cheeses can be purchased from your local wholesale gourmet food emporium.

  • 3 Tips For Catering A Wedding Reception On A Budget

    10 February 2016

    If you're getting married, then you will want to make this a special day for you and your groom. Once you have all the wedding plans in place, you'll want to consider the reception. This is the time when your family and friends will accompany both of you for a festive celebration. You will want to make the most out of your reception by having the right decorations and food, as well.

  • Three White Wine Cocktails To Serve At Your Next Party

    3 February 2016

    Wine is a traditional dinner party beverage, but if you want to make your dinner party stand out from the crowd, you may want to consider serving a white wine cocktail instead of standard glasses of wine. Here are three delicious white wine cocktails that you can mix up a pitcher at a time, so you don't have to spend all evening mixing drinks. Cranberry Spritzer Perfect for the holidays, this cranberry wine cocktail offers a balance of tart and sweet flavors.

  • 5 Things To Keep In Mind When Making A Cheese-Less Pizza

    3 February 2016

    If you have recently discovered that you are lactose intolerant, you don't have to give up pizza. Pizza without cheese can be just as flavorful and enjoyable as pizza with cheese. In fact, in Europe, it is common to find a few cheese-less pizzas on the menu when you go to a pizza restaurant. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you try your hand at making a cheese-less pizza for the first time.