Author: PeppersPennies

Dinner, Main, Soup, Vegetarian

Taco Rice and Beans Soup

Made from staple food bank items, this Taco Rice and Beans Soup is a fun take on a budget friendly classic! Packed with flavour, this multi-bean soup is healthy and easily dressed-up with all your favourite Mexican flavours. Repurpose leftovers for lunch or freeze for later as this recipe boasts […]

Dinner, Vegetarian

Tex-Mex Egg & Chickpea Rice Bowls

Celebrate World Egg Day in a flavour-packed way! This budget conscious dish is full of Tex-Mex flavour and comes together in the time it takes to make a pot of rice! Enjoy these Tex-Mex Egg & Chickpea Rice Bowls for a busy weeknight meal. This post contains sponsored content. I […]

Dinner, Vegetarian

Ginger, Watermelon Rind & Tofu Stir-Fry

Reducing food waste is a great way to save money! This Ginger, Watermelon Rind & Tofu Stir Fry mixes the ordinary with the unexpected for a refreshing and delicious quick weeknight meal. This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation from National Watermelon Promotion Board as part […]

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. […]

Maple Dijon Pork
Dinner, Festive

Maple Dijon Pork Tenderloin with Vegetables

Looking for an easy, hands-off Easter meal? This dinner will convince you that slow cookers aren’t just for the Winter! Springtime Maple Dijon Pork Tenderloin with Vegetables transforms classic springtime ingredients into a sweet and tangy dish that will be sure to impress! It is finally Spring here in Winnipeg. Nearly […]

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 […]