Author: PeppersPennies

Beef, Comfort Food, Soup

Hearty Beef + Barley Soup

Warm your body with a thick and Hearty Beef + Barley Soup. Made from affordable beef cuts and winter-proof veggies, this filling soup is sure to be a new family favourite! Ideal for cold days, this slowly simmered soup is a perfect way to enjoy the snowy weather ahead. Who wants […]

Comfort Food, Dinner, Soup

Green Lentil Noodle Soup

Soups on! A hearty soup made from pantry items that you’ll want on rotation all Autumn long!  This Green Lentil Noodle Soup packs a flavourful punch with a thick and zesty broth. Who knew so much flavour could be so affordable? Do you feel that chill in the air? It […]

Baking, Dessert

Peanut Butter + Chocolate Brownies

A sweet treat that is easy to throw together, packs well in a lunch and great for an impromptu gathering! Peanut Butter + Chocolate Brownies are an affordable treat that is guaranteed to curb your peanut butter cup cravings.  Oh, hello! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? It surely was a […]

Chicken, Main

Fire Ban Chicken + Peppers

Camping this Summer? With the unseasonably dry temperatures, fire bans have been put in place all across Canada. Be a responsible, happy camper and cook with a propane stove! This Fire Ban Chicken + Peppers is a quick stir fry and the perfect way to bring back a little heat to […]

Sauce, Vegetarian

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, Comfort Food, Dinner

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 […]

Beef, Dinner, Meat

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 […]

Cocktails

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 […]