Despite Environment Canada heat alerts, I crave soup. It’s probably my favourite thing to eat and make; not to mention how simple and easy it is. I had some super ripe vine tomatoes and one onion left in my pantry. It seemed pretty dismal until I decided to try my hand at tomato soup. First,…… Continue reading Spicy Tomato & Basil Soup
Here in Canada, we’re coming off a long weekend. That means most people are still hungover or in serious food comas from excessive over eating – myself included. Our dear friends invited us for a BBQ on Sunday, so I prepared this Triple Bean Salad. This dish satisfied both the meat and plant lovers in…… Continue reading Summer Staples | Triple Bean Salad
The last two weekends have been ideal for patio chillin, outdoor hikes and of course, gardening. We don’t have much green space in our backyard, but we wanted to take advantage of fresh, organic produce that is home grown. Hubby and I decided to attempt planting some fresh herbs, and a few varieties of lettuce…… Continue reading Green Thumbin’
March break is officially over – whomp, whomp! The weather this week wasn’t that great, which meant many of us spent the week indoors keeping dry, and stuffing our faces watching dreadful day time television. Rainy days = recipe testing. Here’s what I whipped up this week. This soup was hearty and heart warming. Serve…… Continue reading Roasted Tomato & Sweet Potato Soup
Produce prices are at a ridiculous high right now! $8.99 for a head of cauliflower – I’ll pass. We’ve been buying enough for a few days and buying whatever produce doesn’t cost more than my night cream. Hence, this week’s recipe featuring what looked good and was on sale at the grocery store – spinach!…… Continue reading Spinach Risotto Double Whammy!