I've never really purchased a lot of eggplant as I could never use the whole thing before it went bad. This week, I am trying to make meals out of whats in the cupboard and the fridge, rather than doing any grocery shopping. Here is an amazing lunch recipe that I made out of eggplant. … Continue reading Before you throw out that wilting eggplant….
Sometimes, I get home on a Friday night, I've finished the work week, and I just have no energy left. The first thing my mind used to go to was picking up some take away on the way home. But, not only is this bad for the waistline, bad for the budget, but it often … Continue reading The quickest dinner you’ll ever make (besides toast)
I have recently been trying to change my diet and introduce more vegan meals in my diet, incorporate more fruit and vegetables, and just generally eat healthier. I have been trying a bunch of new recipes and I thought I would share 3 things that I tried, and loved! Veggie Burgers - This was an … Continue reading 3 New foods I tried this month (and loved!)
This week, I had a lot of vegetables that I needed to use in my freezer, so I decided it was time to pull out my vegetable soup "recipe". I use the term recipe loosely because essentially, this meal is about having good flavor combinations, and a little bit of imagination. This time, the ingredients … Continue reading Clean out the fridge (freezer) vegetable soup
This week was the week before grocery shopping, and we still had some sweet potatoes in the fridge that needed to be used. I love pasta, any kind of pasta, it is my favorite thing in the entire world, so, straight away, even though I have never made it before, I knew that I had … Continue reading Clean out the Fridge – Sweet Potato Gnocci
This Sunday, we had a lot of fruit in our fridge to get rid of, on top of so many almost empty jars of home made jam and some oats that were starting to get a little stale. So I did what I always do, I laid out everything that needed to be used out … Continue reading Clean Out The Fridge – Fruit and Oat Muffin Bars
So one of my favourite things to in the kitchen is make up new recipes. I have never been one to follow instructions in the kitchen, and as far back as I remember, I have loved to cook with what I have. Every Sunday, I try to look in my fridge, lay it all out … Continue reading Clean Out The Fridge – Vegetable Bake