Tips and tricks to be more green \\\ Petits trucs écolos

In the last few weeks months, I have been thinking a lot about my impact on the environment. It’s not easy staying positive when environmental groups predict the end of the world while it feels like politics look the other way. So, what is one to do? As I asked myself this question, I realizedContinue reading “Tips and tricks to be more green \\\ Petits trucs écolos”

Canning Tomatoes \\ Conserve de tomates

I had to spend last week away from home, and when I came back, I had a dozen tomatoes on my counter just on the verge of going bad. Well, when life gives you tomatoes, make canned tomatoes! This is a great tip if you have extra tomatoes lying around that you don’t want toContinue reading “Canning Tomatoes \\ Conserve de tomates”

How do you cook your beans? \\ Tu les cuis comment, toi, les légumineuses?

If you are vegetarian or vegan, beans become an important part of your diet. Because I like to save money on food, I like to buy dried beans instead of canned because they are so much cheaper! To make sure that we always have a variety of beans available, I usually cook big batches ofContinue reading “How do you cook your beans? \\ Tu les cuis comment, toi, les légumineuses?”

Sunday Planning Time!

For a few months now I have used Sunday as a buffer day for the rest of the week. I sit down with my cookbooks, bullet journal, markers, and try to figure out what my week will be like. Doing this has really made weeknights a breeze with more time available for fun stuff andContinue reading “Sunday Planning Time!”