Homemade Curry Powder

Skip the store bought curry powder and cook with a mixture that has a bit more kick. Made from a homemade blend of pantry spices, this quick and easy mixture will last you a while and makes for a great hostess gift! Your curries will thank you. Last week I […]

Chicken + Pea Curry

This simple yet flavourful Indian Chicken + Pea Curry boasts a hidden vegetable base and comes together quickly, making it a healthy and easy weeknight meal. Love curry but not the spice? This is an entry-level curry that is easily customizable and can be toned down with less peppers and […]

Budget Basic Beef Chili

Sure, your Dad’s chili was good and all, but it could have had a bit less beans and a ton more veggies, right? This large-batch Budget Basic Beef Chili stays true to the classic dish but bulks it up with the addition of affordable veggies that are available year-round. Chili […]

Sparkling Fruit Juice Mojitos

Looking for an easy and ultra tropical cocktail? Try these Sparkling Fruit Juice Mojitos, made with Havana Club Rum for a perfectly unique sip! Easier than a traditional Mojito, these cocktails are perfect to make during a party. Cheers, friends! Hello, party people! It seems that I ran-off to Cuba […]

Chewy Dark Chocolate + Coconut Granola Bars

Looking for affordable food on the go? Chewy Dark Chocolate + Coconut Granola Bars are perfect for the commute to work or hike. These bars are a fun, protein packed homemade option to the sugar laden store bought bars. Hey, friends! What a couple of week it has been! I […]

Cajun Couscous

Cajun Couscous is fun side dish packed with affordable veggies with little time investment. Bring some heat to your winter with this light grain and veggie side! I find that us food bloggers tend to focus on mains and cookies and forget about side dishes. Yea, I am guilty of […]

Mini Pomegranate Coconut Pudding Pies + Best Budget Bubbly

 Mini Pomegranate Coconut Pudding Pies are a quick and deliciously festive dessert option for New Years! This simple dessert was created to pair perfectly with the light citrus flavours of cava, a budget friendly option to expensive Champagne. I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas! I, as usual, was spoiled with love […]

How-to Make a Crowd-Pleasing Holiday Cheese Board

Not sure what to feature on your Cheese Board this Holiday Season? Start with a pair of your favourite Canadian Cheeses and add festive fruits, nuts and preserves for a Crowd-Pleasing Holiday Cheese Board. Happy entertaining!  This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation and/or products […]

One Pan Gouda Crusted Pork Chops and Potatoes

What’s better than meat and potatoes? How about meat, potatoes and cheese? This One Pan Gouda Crusted Pork Chops and Potatoes is an easy and delicious mid-week meal that is perfectly portioned for two! This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation and/or products from […]