Sweet Potato Tricks \\\ Trucs de Patates Douces

(version française plus bas!) Sweet potatoes are a staple in my kitchen, and I find myself putting some in everything I eat these days. That’s why I had to come up with some tricks to make sure that I always have some yummy sweet potatoes ready to be eaten. It’s probably the simplest part ofContinue reading “Sweet Potato Tricks \\\ Trucs de Patates Douces”

Food Prep: avoid waste, save time + money!

Sometimes I feel like I spend my entire days in the kitchen either preparing something for the blog or something for lunches or dinner. It can be annoying to realize how much time you have to spend daily in the kitchen! A simple trick that I love is to food prep on Sunday afternoons. ItContinue reading “Food Prep: avoid waste, save time + money!”

Simple Curry (for busy nights)

This is the recipe I fall back on when I’m feeling like having some comfort food. It is very quick to make, looks impressive and is really delicious! It also makes for a great lunch! Here is what you need: Part 1: The protein: 1 cup TVP (texturized vegetable protein; I used big pieces. YouContinue reading “Simple Curry (for busy nights)”

Corn Chowder, the ultimate comfort soup?

The weather over here has been a little bit moody: rain, snow and fog. Spring is clearly waiting to make a grand entrance. Any day now! (I really hope!) So, with this going on outside, I really felt like some comfort food. And what is more comforting than some chowder? This soup does the trick!Continue reading “Corn Chowder, the ultimate comfort soup?”

Corn Bread!

Corn bread has one of my favourite flavours: rich and corny I find it perfect with a warm cup of tea. It is also so ridiculously easy to make. Here’s what you need: 2 cups of corn meal (the texture and amount of liquid added will change with the size of the corn meal) 1.5Continue reading “Corn Bread!”