Sandra's Ways to Save 4 Videos

In these tough economic times, Sandra shares money-saving ideas to help your wallet.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money - while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

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Sandra Lee has her sights set on saving you money – while turning out fabulous meals.

Season 4, Episode 10

Thanksgiving

Sandra is sharing a festive seasonal feast with a price tag that won't leave you feeling like a turkey! Sandy's Thanksgiving Day menu includes Roasted Turkey Breast With Garlic Herb Seasoning and Gravy, Golden Raisin and Walnut Stuffing and Cheesy Bacon Mashed Potatoes. Then get ready for a double dose of pumpkin; for dessert, Pumpkin Mousse and for Cocktail Time, fun and festive Pumpkin Pie Martinis. When the big day is over, Sandy puts those leftovers to good use with a fabulous Round Two Recipe for Turkey Soup.

Saturday
Nov 19
7pm | 6c
Season 5, Episode 13

Hearty Holiday

The holidays are here, so let Sandra Lee show you how to prepare a picture-perfect feast that will leave plenty of money left over for holiday shopping. Sandra's festive menu includes Holiday Short Ribs, Mushroom Walnut Tarts and a fantastic Ginger Spice Cake! All that plus an unforgettable Round Two Recipe for Braised Beef and Mushroom Soup ... happy holidays!

Saturday
Dec 3
7pm | 6c
Season 4, Episode 3

Mediterranean Meals

A money saving Mediterranean Menu is on the horizon! Rich and hearty Mousaka and Sandra's Spinach and Pasta Pie are both on the menu as well as a fantastic dessert at a fantastic price, Walnut Raisin Tartlets. Cocktail Time captures the flavor of the Mediterranean with a Rosemary Lemon Spritzer plus a delicious Round Two Recipe for Spinach Mushroom Pasta.

Sunday
Mar 25
8pm | 7c
Season 3, Episode 6

Thrifty Tapas

Big flavors come in small packages! Sandra is making tiny Spanish dishes with big flavors and it starts with Sweet and Sour Chorizo paired with Spicy Spinach Stew. Also on Sandra's Money Saving Menu; a fantastic Flat Iron Steak with Tango Sauce served with Barcelona Potatoes, crispy fried potatoes served with spicy tomato sauce! For dessert, a tasty and traditional treat; sweet and crunchy Matador Triangles. And you just can't have Tapas without Sandy's Sparkling Sangria, and a terrific Round 2 Recipe for Spanish Dip!

Wednesday
Apr 18
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 1

Fast and Frugal

Sandra Lee wants to save you money and time; on her money saving menu are Blackened Catfish With Sauteed Vegetables, a tasty BBQ Beef stir-fry and a yummy Orange Fizz cocktail and Orange Cream Pop for dessert. Sandra puts her extras to work with a "Round 2 Recipe" for Cajun Dirty Rice and a great recipe for Cold Noodle Salad available only at foodnetwork.com.

Wednesday
Sep 5
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 2

Light and Healthy

Sandra is sharing recipes designed to keep calories and cost down. Her light healthy menu features Steamed Mahi Mahi With Vegetables and Garlic Mustard Sauce, Spicy Grilled Lemon Chicken, and a savory Brown Rice and Mushroom Salad. For dessert, don't miss guilt-free Raspberry Orange Slushies and for Cocktail Time it's Sandy's Iced Ginger Green Tea. Plus a fast and easy Round Two Recipe for Stuffed Peppers.

Wednesday
Oct 3
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 6

Thrifty Thai

Sandra Lee is making Thai food at home for less than half of the take-out price. Her Thrifty Thai menu includes classics like Basil Chicken and Pad Thai. For dessert Sandra's got rich Rice Pudding With Coconut Milk and for Cocktail Time it's Thai Iced Tea ... plus a fast Round Two Recipe for fast and delicious Coconut Chicken Soup.

Wednesday
Oct 31
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 10

All American Comfort Food

Sandra is cooking up savory soul food at a price that will make your mouth water. Recipes include Pork Chops With Butter Beans, Fried Chicken With Collard Greens, sumptuous Banana Pudding and a delicious Round Two Recipe for Pork Parmesan.

Tuesday
Nov 13
1pm | 12c
Season 1, Episode 12

Cheaper by the Dozen

Sandra is adding to her nest egg with eggs! With recipes for Savory Bread Pudding,, Spinach & Potato Frittata, Poached Eggs with Farmhouse Hash, and Fried Bread Pudding Bites.

Wednesday
Dec 26
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 1

Cuban

Sandra is turning Cuban-inspired favorites into Money Saving Meals. Cuban classics like Cuban Sandwiches with Crispy Plantain Chips and Chicken and Rice are on the menu as well as Sandra's very own take on Tres Leches Cake. For Cocktail time Mojitos take center stage plus a terrific Round Two Recipe for Rice Cakes with Creamy Cilantro Sauce!

Tuesday
Aug 27
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 4

Tea Party

Sandra is throwing a money saving tea party an you invited. Her tasty tea party menu includes Ham and Egg Tea Sandwiches, Crispy Wanton Cups filled with Tuna Salad, Crunchy Coated Chocolate Truffles and for Cocktail Time, an iced Chamomile Cooler. Add to that a fantastic Round Two Recipe for Nicoise Salad and you have an unforgettable money saving tea party.

Tuesday
Sep 24
1pm | 12c
Season 1, Episode 9

Hawaiian Vacation

Sandra Lee is taking a Hawaiian Vacation without leaving her kitchen. She's making Hawaiian Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Sweet and Sour Chicken Skewers, Pineapple Pound Cake, a Hula Girl Cocktail and a Hawaiian Pizza for the Round 2 Recipe. Say hello to savings!

Tuesday
Jun 17
1pm | 12c
Season 2, Episode 8

Slow Cooker Savings

Sandra Lee shows off one of her favorite kitchen money savers...the slow cooker! This episode features money saving recipes for Irish Pub Corned Beef, Pot Roast with Roasted Root Vegetables and a slow-cooker dessert that is out of this world: Banana Spice Cake with Choc. Whipped Cream! And Sandra's Round 2 Recipes, which use the extras from her featured dishes, are another great way to save money. This episode features a great 'R2R' for Roasted Root Vegetable Pasta Salad and an online R2R for Southwest Beef & Beans available only at foodnetwork.com/round2recipes, plus the money saving kitchen tips that you just won't find anywhere else.

Tuesday
Oct 21
1pm | 12c

About the Show

Well-known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra Lee now has her sights set on saving money! Her new daytime cooking series, Sandra's Money Saving Meals, features incredible budget-friendly recipes for every day of the week, all based on her "triple A factor" of being accessible, aspirational and affordable. To maximize cost-saving success, she shares unique ideas for savvy supermarket shopping and proper pantry stocking while highlighting each meal's unbeatable total price point. Sandra then prepares clever leftover dishes from each episode, called "Round 2 Recipes" – one in the show and another on FoodNetwork.com. Sandra makes saving money a breeze for culinary experts and cooking novices alike.

About the Host

Sandra Lee

Known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra helps home cooks save money on Restaurant Remakes and Money-Saving Meals.

Spicy Fajita Soup

Risotto Cakes

Iced Ginger Green Tea

Pork Roast with Apple Mustard Glaze

Zucchini Cakes

Chicken Teriyaki with Ginger Rice

Pan Fried Tilapia

Black Bean Burgers

No Bean Beef Chili

Salisbury Steak with Brown Gravy

Grilled Brisket with Tangy Mop Sauce

Philly Cheesesteaks

Banana Pudding

Mediterranean Pita Pockets

Round 2 Recipe - Stuffed Peppers

Chicken Jambalaya

Iceberg Wedge Salad with Warm Bacon Dressing

Tiramisu

Banana Daiquiri

Round 2 Recipe - Bean and Cheese Chalupas

Banana Fritters with Spiced Glaze

(Web Exclusive) Round 2 Recipe: Edamame with Pasta

Blueberry Scones with Lemon Glaze

(Web Exclusive) Round 2 Recipe: Black Bean Enchiladas

Berry Custard Pie

Crunchy Coated Chocolate Truffles

Chili Hush Puppies