Lunch Under 2$-Corn & Black Bean Chilli

Last of three recipes under two dollars! This black bean and corn chilli is incredibly filling and such a great lunch option. Beans and rice provide all essential amino acids and corn is high in fibre. Add this cheap meal to your lunch prep and you will thank me later. Each of these recipes are... Continue Reading →

Lunch Under 2$- Tomato Rice

Another cheap recipe that can save you some coins and time for lunch. This tomato rice is a spin of Spanish tomato rice with a few ingredients. It is absolutely tasty and has all the essential amino acids you will need. Give this a try and let me know what you think 🙂 Each of... Continue Reading →

Lunch Under 2$-Rice & Bean Salad

It's back to school season and as a student I know how annoying it is to spend time and money to make food for school, especially when you want it to be cheap and healthy. So I came up with three fantastic recipes that are tasty for a 2$ budget. Each recipe has few ingredients,... Continue Reading →


I have always wanted to master the quesadilla, with the crunchy tortilla and soft and creamy filling, but without any cheese and no plans of buying processed, over-priced vegan cheese, I set out on a mission to try and create a simple and low fat vegan quesadilla that could stand up to any non-vegan version.... Continue Reading →

One Pot Tomato Pasta

Our last lunch idea for this week is this simple, creamy and absolutely delicious one pot pasta. It literally took me 15 minutes to whip up this meal and it was absolutely incredible. I find that one pot pasta dishes are more flavourful than just making the pasta and sauce separately because the pasta gets... Continue Reading →

Fries Fries Fries

This is going to be a simple recipe because simple is always better, and more of a technique post. For optimal crispy potatoes, it will take a little bit of work but a good tray or trays of baked potatoes can be achieved without the additional step.                ... Continue Reading →

Lazy Man’s Burrito

So quick lunch three is a lazy man's burrito. I generally cook a large batch of rice early in the week and literally eat it with everything. You can always use frozen veggies or left over veggies, but i find that fresh veggies give a nice crunch and create for less of a mushy burrito,... Continue Reading →

Epic Bean Sandwich

So lunch idea two is actually featured in my butternut squash soup recipe which you should totally check out by clicking here. So I am finally sharing the recipe, which took a while but better late than never, am I right? This is a protein packed lunch and it is very delicious. I love making... Continue Reading →

Fully Loaded Potato

To start off the week I really wanted to share something that was simple, easy and affordable. I know a lot of people are coming up with New Year Resolutions to try and be healthy but, let's be honest, by the second week of the year, they turn back to old ways and the resolution... Continue Reading →

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