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A Quick, Cheap, Dirty Chocolate + Raspberry Brownie Recipe

Sometimes I’m just not in the mood to […]

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Entertaining for the Poor as F*ck: The Best $5 Red Wines

My second love is wine (second only to food).  Oh, wine: you beautiful muse. I adore thee. A while back my parents decided to do a Sideways-inspired family vacation (I

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$1.29 bouquet of Daffodils for a Spring Wedding…

In an earlier post, I mentioned taking advantage of Trader Joe's annual spring $1.29 bouquet of Daffodils and using them for your arrangements at your wedding. Yesterday I went to get

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A Broke-Ass Wedding Reception: Merriment On A Budget…

Our outdoor ceremony was 15-minutes: my mom walked me down the aisle and gave me away because my dad sucks balls, rings exchanged, vows exchanged (I left

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Broke-Ass of the Week – DJ Sake One

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit…probably

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How to Build Your Home Bar – Part I: Bar Basics

I'm shocked no one has talked about this yet, but it's high time we discussed drinking at home in more depth. Getting hammered in bars is all well

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Celebrating Two Years in New York City: A Look Back at the Time I Got Punched on the Subway

Not to get all promote-y or anything, but in Broke-Ass Stuart’s Guide to Living Cheaply in New York City (read it!), he compares NYC

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Fresh and Easy – More Like Fresh and Awesome

... actually this market is Fresh Easy, and Awesome. Alright so I know this place is a chain and because of that it will never gain quite the

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Broke-Ass Kitchen: White Bean Dip

For me, this recipe is kind of like the bottle of Trader Joe's wine you always keep stashed under your bed in case of hosting/party guest/shitty day

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Eat Cheap for Charity with $1 Slices and More TONIGHT

GIMME PIZZAAAAA! P-I-Z-Z-A! Even the Olsen Twins can't resist a good slice and tonight, just $1 will get you one from NYC's