Cheap Eats: Shake Shack

First off, today is Frugal Foodie’s one–year anniversary! Super exciting, and the year has gone by super–fast. I certainly have a lot more to do in the kitchen so here’s to many more! Speaking of stuff to say about food, The Russian and I went to Shake Shack, finally, last week.  Everybody lost their minds…

Welcome 2014!

It’s been a while, guys. It’s been a crazy new year.  I hope it’s been awesome for everyone, and I’m back now, and have plenty more food–related fun to share. For New Years, The Russian and I traveled to Maine for some serious R&R.  We rented a small cabin in the middle of nowhere.. ..and…

Battle of the Burger a.k.a. my first Sous Chef experience

So as I mentioned yesterday, the Executive Chef at my job asked me to be one of his Sous Chefs for the Battle of the Burger, hosted by Boston Magazine.  Eighteen of the city’s best burgers under one roof, with 1,000 attendees to judge and vote for the winner.  Can I cook for it without…

Cheap Eats: Boston Burger Company

This weekend The Russian’s best friend came in from New York City, so we went out for the ultimate in guy food: Burgers.  Now, I love burgers. I love making them and going out to eat them, and I wanted to try something new, so we went to Boston Burger Company on Bolyston street. The…

Cheap Eats: Tasty Burger

I almost don’t want to write about this, I don’t want to spill my secret.  Tasty Burger is one of my favorite spots for cheap food and an awesome atmosphere. Being right down the street from my apartment, it is pretty safe to say the staff at the hip burger joint should know me by…