Many of the kitchen scraps can be turned into delicious recipes! Cooking with food scraps is great for your wallet and for the planet! Many of the foods that people throw out are totally edible and delicious when cooked right! Reduce food waste and save money with the food scrap recipes below.

Candied Orange Peel

Instant Pot Candied Orange Peel (Works With Lemon Peel Too!)

These chewy candied orange peels are like a citrus explosion in your mouth!  Homemade candied orange or lemon peel has never…
Pickled Watermelon Rind

Pickled Watermelon Rind Recipe

STOP!  Don’t throw that watermelon rind away!   You PAID for it!  Follow this easy recipe, and make some crunchy, tasty,…
Radish Leaves Pesto

Radish Greens Pesto Recipe

Do you throw out radish greens? Once you try this Radish Greens Pesto, you'll never throw out radish leaves ever again! …
Instant Pot Bone Broth

Instant Pot Bone Broth Recipe (Chicken, Beef or Pork)

Instant Pot bone broth is so easy to make and so healthy and flavorful! Once you try making bone broth in your Instant Pot,…
Roasted Broccoli Stems

Roasted Broccoli Stems - How To Use Up Broccoli Stalks

If you throw out broccoli stalks, it's like throwing money in the garbage! Broccoli stems are delicious roasted in the oven,…
How To Make Bone Broth In A Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Bone Broth Recipe (Chicken, Beef or Pork)

Don't ever throw out the bones from a Rotisserie chicken! Put them in a crockpot, cover with water, and the bone broth just…
how to cook beet greens recipe

How To Cook Beet Greens

If you are wondering if you can eat beet greens, be assured that the beet leaves are perfectly edible.  The beet greens…
Sauteed Radish Greens Recipe

Sauteed Radish Greens Recipe

When you buy radishes, make sure you don't throw out the greens! The radish greens are edible, and this super-easy recipe…
radishes with green leaves

Can You Eat Radish Greens?

I love to eat radishes - they are crunchy and great in salads!  I eat the radishes plain with a little salt, I eat them…