Vegetarian

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 […]

Appetizer, Sauce, Vegetarian

Tamarind Chutney

  You know what I love about going out for Indian cuisine? Tamarind Chutney. Seriously, the sauce that accompanies pakoras, samosas and battered paneer is like the best sweet and tangy dipping sauce there is, hands down. As yummy as Tamarind Chutney is, it is so very difficult to take a […]

Dinner, Main, Vegetarian

Chana Masala

I used to be picky. And when I say picky I mean, really picky. Thankfully, along the years my tastes have changed, developed and matured. It’s only in the last 8-ish years I have enjoyed steak, learned to appreciate the flavours an onion can bring to a dish and discovered how enjoyable […]

Sauce, Snack, Vegetarian

Fresh & Frugal Tzatziki Sauce

So, the end of August is here and all our gardens are overflowing with an abundance of yummy produce.  I myself was laden with a large quantity of hot house tomatoes from my father-in-law. I was actually eyeing his amazing basil plant (tree? vine? bush?), but instead he gave me […]

Dinner, Soup, Vegetarian

Zippy Tomato & Tortellini Soup

Well, we are officially in the dead of winter. When the wind-chill is -36, your furnace hasn’t had a break in hours and your poor dog cannot bare to be outside on a walk for more than exactly eight minutes you don’t want to mess around with dinner.  Days like these call for something […]