Bowties and Broccoli

Bowties and Broccoli

One of the things I’ve learned about eating on a budget is that simple recipes win. The fewer ingredients you need, the fewer ingredients you need to buy, and that generally helps keep that grocery bill low (not to mention, it makes cooking easy). So, when I was planning for the first week of my September Challenge, …

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Vegetarian Fajita Pasta

Vegetarian Fajita Pasta

This Vegetarian Fajita Pasta is an amazing entirely vegan and gluten free Mexican inspired dish. Made with a creamy and spicy Enchilada sauce, and full of fresh vegetables. Comfort food that you can easily customize to your taste. Mexican food is always at the center to my heart. I can never get enough of it. …

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Italian Meatballs

Italian Meatballs

The one thing that sets this meatball recipe apart from others? Soak sandwich bread with grated onion. The bread puffs up when cooked, making these meatballs extra soft and juicy. Plus it adds extra savoury flavour without the need to fry onion separately. Italian Meatball recipe! I don’t want to blow my own horn, but …

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Garden Pasta Primavera

Garden Pasta Primavera

Because I spent most of the day running around with my brain in one room and my body in the other room (seriously, preparing to leave for just a few days is a MAJOR ordeal…can I get an AMEN!?!), I needed a quick one pot dinner that each of us could eat with a bowl …

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Spinach Ravioli with Sautéed Veggies

Spinach Ravioli with Sautéed Veggies

This Spinach Ravioli with Sauteed Veggies is one of those fantastic pasta recipes for a quick and easy weeknight meal. It uses store-bought spinach ricotta ravioli and a super quick homemade sauce packed with veggies!  It’s also extremely affordable feeding 4-5 people for just about $15.00.  For a starter consider my cream of mushroom soup …

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