Author: PeppersPennies

Lunch, Soup, Vegetarian

Springtime Egg Drop Soup

With Spring in full bloom, you may find yourself craving quick meals that are healthy, light and fresh.  This Springtime Egg Drop Soup is the perfect solution! Coming together in only a matter of minutes, this delicious egg-based soup uses the best of springtime produce while being affordable to boot!  […]

Side Dish

Simple Rice Pilaf

This Simple Rice Pilaf is a flavourful yet easy dish to throw together for your next BBQ or weeknight meal. Turn humble ingredients into a satisfying and fresh side that compliments grilled fish, chicken or pork. Don’t over-complicate things! Keep it simple, friends! I nearly didn’t post this recipe. Nearly, […]

Main, Pork

Hoisin Pork + Ramen Noodles

Transform ultra low-cost ramen noodles into a hearty, delicious and flavourful dinner that is worthy of a payday splurge, without the hefty cost. Pork tenderloin is roasted in a sweet and sticky sauce along with onions, carrots and frozen peas then tossed into your University go-to. With only 30 minutes […]

Dessert

Whisky Caramel Topping

Looking for a quick, heartfelt and delicious, albeit, last-minute Valentines gift? Make the love of your life (and yes, that can be yourself) a batch of Whisky Caramel Topping. Great for topping brownies, ice cream or whatever your heart desires. Hello, friends! It’s been a hot minute, hasn’t it? I […]

Dinner, Festive

Holiday Dinner Strata

Holiday dinner prep just got easier! Holiday Dinner Strata is a timesaver meal that is perfect for busy December weeknights. Made from delicious Canadian eggs, Winnipeg style rye bread, ham, broccoli and cheese this meal comes together easily! Better yet, this meal frees-up your time for important and impactful acts […]

Cocktails, Festive

Maple Cream Whisky Liqueur

Looking for a totally indulgent after-dinner drink? Maple Cream Whisky is what you need this Holiday season! This Canadian classic is a great liqueur to serve at a party or give as a hostess gift!  Enjoy responsibly as this drink goes down smooth and is deceptively strong. Cheers! Happy Holidays, […]

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 […]