Immunity Booster Drink

Karthik and I came down with something viral a couple days ago. Between the two of us we have a sore throat, sneezing, stuffy nose, runny nose, and the occasional night-time cough. When I notice these symptoms or just general exhaustion even, I make a batch of my immunity-boosting drink. It contains freshly squeezed orange and lemon juices, fresh pineapple, Read More …

Potato Soup with Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Each and every time I end up with either no leftover mashed potatoes or about two cups of leftover mashed potatoes. I could never gauge how much mashed potatoes my family will eat. When I do have mashed potatoes leftover, no one really wants them the next day because they just do not re-heat to be the same consistency or Read More …

Roasted Tomato and Red Pepper Soup

Last week, I bought 16 of the biggest and reddest tomatoes at the farmer’s market with big plans for them. Little did I know, my daughter had plans of her own. She, who has a love-hate relationship with tomatoes, requested tomato soup so that’s exactly what I ended up making. It was perfect for the rainy, cooler weather we’ve been Read More …

Vegetarian Three-Bean Chilli

This vegetarian chilli is nutritious, flavourful, rich, and comforting, especially on chilly days like today. I love making chilli because it is something my entire family enjoys eating and it is quite easy to prepare. This one-pot meal incorporates three different wholesome legumes and a variety of vegetables. Did I mention it tastes great?! I kid you not, my youngest Read More …