Author: PeppersPennies

Salads, Side Dish

Cooler Friendly Potato Salad

Planning a getaway this weekend? Make potato salad! Perfect for a picnic, beach day or camping weekend this Cooler Friendly Potato Salad is made ahead and packs away easily! Made with affordable pantry items and Canadian back bacon, this Canola oil based salad is guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser […]

Dessert, Festive

Easter Chocolate & Strawberry Mousse Cups

Looking for a light dessert after a hearty Easter dinner?  Made from Canadian Eggs and your favorite chocolates, these fun and delicious Easter Chocolate & Strawberry Mousse Cups are sure to please guests of all ages! Sponsored by my friends at Egg Farmers of Canada. This post contains sponsored content. […]

Dinner, Editorial

5 Affordable Solo Meal Ideas

Alone for the evening? Find yourself cooking for one? Tempted by the drive through or Skip the Dishes? Be kinder to your budget by committing to cook at home! These 5 Affordable Solo Meal Ideas are sure to inspire! We’ve all been there. You come home from work, to an […]

Dinner, Pork

Pork, Egg & Holy Basil Rice Bowls

A powerhouse of a meal all in one bowl. This Thai inspired stir fry is an affordable dinner packed with veggies and flavour galore. Pork, Egg & Holy Basil Rice Bowls are sure to be a new favourite in the weeknight meal rotation.  I am THRILLED to finally present this recipe […]

Baking, Breakfast, Dessert

Breakfast Cookies

Cookies for breakfast? You don’t say! These portable and tasty treats are morning approved with a perfect mix of oats, nuts, fruit and chocolate! Breakfast cookies are sure to set you up for a successful day. Rise and shine! I am pro-dessert for breakfast. Leftover cake or brownies? Go for […]

Cocktails, Festive

Festive Cranberry Gin Smash

Convenience is key when it comes to entertaining this Holiday season! Thanks to Georgian Bay Spirit Co., a perfect Gin cocktail can be served to your guests in minutes! Cranberry Gin Smash is a festive and crowd pleasing cocktail! This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary […]