Summer cooking tips – how to make your vegetables last longer

When it comes to single living, the one thing that I have a hard time with is keeping fruits and vegetables fresh. Sometimes I buy too much with my grocery order. I always feel guilty if I let food go bad and am looking for innovative ways to make these foods last longer. I've learned … Continue reading Summer cooking tips – how to make your vegetables last longer

What’s Cooking: Banana and strawberry breakfast loaf

When I got my groceries delivered last week, the store had given a package of 1 kg of fresh strawberries. This is more than one person should ever need in a given week. I washed and cut them into slices right away and froze about 1/4 of the package. I love strawberries - but not … Continue reading What’s Cooking: Banana and strawberry breakfast loaf

Whats Cooking: Crab and Mushroom Stir Fry

I was feeling lazy last night but wanted to keep on with my healthy eating plan. I didn't have any potatoes so I substituted them for frozen hashbrowns. This dish turned out to be surprisingly delicious. I need to stock up on spices this week - so that's what I'll be doing this afternoon. Some … Continue reading Whats Cooking: Crab and Mushroom Stir Fry

What’s Cooking: best taco filling I’ve ever made

Last night I made the best taco meat mix that I've ever made before. It was so delicious that I went back for a second helping. There are some left overs that I'm holding out to eat today. I'm definitely making this recipe again, and 100% recommend you try it to spice up your tacos … Continue reading What’s Cooking: best taco filling I’ve ever made

What’s Cooking: creamy tomato and vegetable soup (updated)

Update: I just had some left overs for lunch. This was, hands down, the BEST soup I have ever made!!! I'm definitely making this again. But next time, with real tomatoes. So amazing. Add a bit more cream or milk to really thicken up the soup base. So. Yum. While putting stuff away from this … Continue reading What’s Cooking: creamy tomato and vegetable soup (updated)