Dinner

Dinner, Main, Vegetarian

Easy Rice & Beans

Rice & Beans is the ultimate budget friendly dish. Inspired by the Caribbean-style version of this classic, plain white rice is seasoned with cumin and chili to provide a fresh and delicious flavour to this budget staple. Rice & Beans is an often forgotten about frugal dish that is made […]

Dinner, Editorial, Festive

Thanksgiving Dinner

Looking for ideas on what to bring to you upcoming Thanksgiving dinner? Look no further than here for a collection of budget friendly recipes that are perfectly suited for Thanksgiving. This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation and/or products from Two Oceans Wines Canada. Although compensated for my efforts, […]

Beef & Pork, Dinner, Main

Budget Burgers

Summer isn’t over yet! Make the most out of these last few weeks of August! Fire-up the grill and celebrate summer by making these Budget Burgers! Made with a juicy mixture of ground beef and pork, onion and pantry staple seasonings these burgers are packed with flavour for a tiny cost. […]

Gluten Free Pesto
Dinner, Pasta, Vegetarian

Gluten Free Walnut Pesto Pasta

Hosting a friend or family member who is affected by Celiac disease this summer? Make sure they aren’t left-out! This Gluten Free Walnut Pesto Pasta is a delicious, fuss-free and safe dish to serve that won’t break the food budget.  This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation and/or products from Barilla […]

Dinner, Main, Pork

Budget Egg Roll Rice Bowl

Short on time and money? You can still eat well in a hurry with this fun spin on the Pinterest trend “Egg Roll in a Bowl”.  My Budget Egg Roll Rice Bowl is a light yet filling and flavourful dinner thanks to the addition of Jasmine scented rice and Shaoxing cooking wine. No added […]

Roast Turkey Lemon and Rosemary | Peppers & Pennies
Dinner, Main, Meat

Lemon and Rosemary Roasted Turkey

Hello Spring! With the warmer weather and tulips comes a new found energy to host friends and family for meals such as an Easter feast. Have you ever thought about forgoing the traditional ham or lamb and serving a locally sourced and budget friendly turkey for the occasion? This Lemon […]