Cooking When You’re Broke

K Greene
K Greene
Jan 22, 2020 · 4 min read

A Few Recipes To Get You Through Until Payday

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Growing up in a single-parent household, my mother had a list of recipes she called “waitin’ on payday” meals.

As you could probably guess, these were not fancy meals. But they were pretty tasty, and certainly better than a cold bowl of cereal (which was the default option if we kids didn’t like the dinner choice.)