Comfort Food

Budget Tuna Lentil Salad
Comfort Food, Vegetarian

Tuna + Lentil Salad Sandwich

I love finding ways to stretch the food budget. To save costs and make my evenings a bit more low-key, my Husband and I like to simply pack and eat leftovers for our lunches. A banana, yogurt and whatever-we-ate-last-night makes for an easy and yummy lunch. But some evenings we […]

Breakfast, Comfort Food

Apple Walnut Waffles

Starting in the fall of 2015, two of my best friends and I went out for a monthly brunch. We tried new local restaurants, drove to the States for a classic (and very underwhelming) pancake feast and returned to old favourite digs for tried-and-true breakfast classics. The brunches usually ended in […]

Baking, Comfort Food, Snack

Small Batch Brownies

What a year! Today marks the one year anniversary of my first post to Peppers & Pennies. I honestly couldn’t be more happy with what I have produced and the experiences my blog has provided me. What a fun little hobby this has turned out to be! To celebrate, I […]

Beef, Comfort Food, Main

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Who doesn’t like tacos? Tacos are one of the most versatile and forgiving dishes. You can make ’em healthy or indulgent (extra sour cream, anyone?). They help when you need to do a fridge clean-up and they can be made with any type of meat, fish or pulse. The only […]