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Mom vs. World: Creamy mashed potatoes for less than $2 (VIDEO)

Vera Sweeney, mom, blogger, social media influencer and New York resident, is the founder of Her lifestyle and parenting brand helps busy women stay on top of the latest trends in fashion, food, family and travel. Cat...

We challenged this mom to make a side dish for less than $2

When I was asked to host Mom vs. World, I was very excited to take on the challenges thrown at me.

Cooking a family dinner and sticking to a budget can be next to impossible. Check out this video to see how I conquered the challenge of creating a side dish the whole family would enjoy for $2.00. Yes! $2.00!

Creamy mashed potatoes recipe


  • 1-1/4 pounds potatoes
  • 1/4 cup Country Crock spread
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • Pinch of pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Get the directions for this easy classic in the video above.

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