Maple Cream Whisky Liqueur

Looking for a totally indulgent after-dinner drink? Maple Cream Whisky is what you need this Holiday season! This Canadian classic is a great liqueur to serve at a party or give as a hostess gift!  Enjoy responsibly as this drink goes down smooth and is deceptively strong. Cheers! Happy Holidays, […]

Taco Rice and Beans Soup

Made from staple food bank items, this Taco Rice and Beans Soup is a fun take on a budget friendly classic! Packed with flavour, this multi-bean soup is healthy and easily dressed-up with all your favourite Mexican flavours. Repurpose leftovers for lunch or freeze for later as this recipe boasts […]

Tex-Mex Egg & Chickpea Rice Bowls

Celebrate World Egg Day in a flavour-packed way! This budget conscious dish is full of Tex-Mex flavour and comes together in the time it takes to make a pot of rice! Enjoy these Tex-Mex Egg & Chickpea Rice Bowls for a busy weeknight meal. This post contains sponsored content. I […]

Pumpkin Spice Coffee

How-to Make Pumpkin Spice Coffees + Blogger Confessions

Save money and satisfy your pumpkin spice craving at home this Halloween! This simple method will have you reducing food waste by using-up the scraps of pumpkin you would have thrown away after carving. Looking for more flavour? Buy a baking pumpkin specially for this recipe! It’s nearly Halloween and […]

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Improved Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

This simple grab-and-go snack is a must for your recipe repertoire! These moist and flavourful Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins are a revamp of one of Peppers and Pennies most popular recipes. They are now more affordable and tastier than ever!  Do you ever get caught-up in a food cycle where […]

Ginger, Watermelon Rind & Tofu Stir-Fry

Reducing food waste is a great way to save money! This Ginger, Watermelon Rind & Tofu Stir Fry mixes the ordinary with the unexpected for a refreshing and delicious quick weeknight meal. This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation from National Watermelon Promotion Board as part […]

Cooler Friendly Potato Salad

Planning a getaway this weekend? Make potato salad! Perfect for a picnic, beach day or camping weekend this Cooler Friendly Potato Salad is made ahead and packs away easily! Made with affordable pantry items and Canadian back bacon, this Canola oil based salad is guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser […]

Easter Chocolate & Strawberry Mousse Cups

Looking for a light dessert after a hearty Easter dinner?  Made from Canadian Eggs and your favorite chocolates, these fun and delicious Easter Chocolate & Strawberry Mousse Cups are sure to please guests of all ages! Sponsored by my friends at Egg Farmers of Canada. This post contains sponsored content. […]

Maple Dijon Pork

Maple Dijon Pork Tenderloin with Vegetables

Looking for an easy, hands-off Easter meal? This dinner will convince you that slow cookers aren’t just for the Winter! Springtime Maple Dijon Pork Tenderloin with Vegetables transforms classic springtime ingredients into a sweet and tangy dish that will be sure to impress! It is finally Spring here in Winnipeg. Nearly […]