Tomato Basil Soup

My roommate just got her wisdom teeth out and there isn’t much she can eat right now, so a friend and I decided to make her some homemade tomato basil soup. It’s much healthier than any canned variety you would find at the grocery store – a lot less sodium and much more wholesome, fresh…

Sweet Potato & Pomegranate Winter Salad

A couple of my girlfriends and I get together a few times a month to make dinner, and we most recently made this salad found from Love and Lemons. I’m not the biggest salad person because oftentimes when I eat one i’m left itching for something more, but I have to admit that I fell in love…

Not So Traditional Shepherd’s Pie

The title basically says it all. This was my first time making Shepherd’s pie, and i’ll definitely be making it again. I will warn you that this recipe is a bit labour intensive compared to what I usually post, however the time spent will really pay off as you’ll have leftovers for days (unless you’re sharing,…

Moroccan Inspired Chickpea Soup

Hayley and I decided to try going meatless on Mondays, and with the weather getting much colder it was a good a time as any to make some hearty, flavourful soup. I must admit that the photos I took this time around aren’t the greatest as I was feeling under the weather when making this….

Better (on your) Budget Burrito Bowls

I never realized how easy it was to make your own burrito bowl until it dawned to me that I was regularly spending way too much money at Red Burrito on campus. These are easily one of my staple lunches because they provide me with enough fuel to make it through a day of work,…

Easy Baked Salmon

This is a quick and versatile baked salmon recipe that you can take to work for lunch, or save for dinner. I’ve been buying boxed brown rice from President’s Choice that’s already half cooked, which really reduces the amount of time spent in the kitchen. I’ve accounted for this reduction in time in my guidelines…