23 05, 2019

Tips for Easy Family Meal Planning on a Budget – Free Printables

2020-10-28T07:04:27-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Breakfast, Dinner, Eat, Lifestyle, Lunch, Organization, Snacks, Vegetarian|3 Comments

If your household runs similar to ours, you're probably the main person responsible for meal planning, grocery shopping, and cooking family meals. Even if you and your partner share duties it's likely that you're the one actually making the list and making key decisions. This responsibility is an important one. We're the gatekeepers for our family's health, but it isn't always easy. With all of the work schedules, appointments, and hustle and [...]

20 02, 2019

Mexi Fried Rice

2020-02-17T23:54:42-08:00February 20th, 2019|Dinner, Eat, Vegetarian|1 Comment

This Mexi Fried Rice is a family favourite that we eat for dinner every week or two. It’s very filling and loaded with veggies to keep the family fed and healthy, all while being made in 30 minutes or less. The recipe uses staples we generally always have in our pantry and fridge including rice, beans, corn, tomatoes, onion, peppers, and zucchini. You can make it for lunch or dinner, and the [...]

22 09, 2018

30 Minute Prawn Pesto Pasta Dinner

2020-02-17T23:55:17-08:00September 22nd, 2018|Dinner, Eat|2 Comments

This 30 minute prawn pesto pasta is the bomb! I’ve made different variations of it for years and it’s become not only Matt’s favourite dinner but now it’s Logan’s favourite dinner too! It’s loaded with veggies, and super easy to prepare, making it perfect for weeknight dinners! […]

23 07, 2018

Meatless Burger in a Bowl

2020-02-17T23:55:51-08:00July 23rd, 2018|Dinner, Eat, Lunch, Vegetarian|3 Comments

Last week I tried this meatless burger in a bowl recipe and oh my goodness, it is so so good!!! Basically, it’s a burger without a bun in a bowl.  Its jam packed full of veggies to stay nutritious for you and your family, and with the burger sauce and pickles, it fulfills those comfort food cravings while still staying nice and light. Perfect for those hot summer days! […]

7 03, 2018

3 Tasty Vegan Dinner Recipes Tested and Approved

2020-02-17T23:57:31-08:00March 7th, 2018|Dinner, Eat, Vegetarian|3 Comments

As many of you know I have been vegetarian for over a year now, but most recently I have had to cut out dairy because Logan seems to have trouble digesting it, leaving me with a mostly vegan diet. I say mostly because I still enjoy eggs, honey, and the occasional prawns. With this new diet change I have had to refigure out how to cook using different ingredients and alternatives to [...]

19 04, 2016

7 Garlic Recipes

2020-02-18T00:12:21-08:00April 19th, 2016|Dinner, Eat|1 Comment

Today is National Garlic Day, and I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to round up some tasty garlic recipes. I'm a big garlic lover and brought together this list ranging from basic sides like the garlic butter, and pull apart bread, to meatier main dishes like the grilled shrimp with garlic cilantro sauce, and the simple garlic chicken. As a garlic fan I always add extra garlic to pretty much [...]