These are the basic kitchen tools you need to outfit your kitchen with before you can start cooking properly. You don’t need a lot to cook all sorts of things, but you do need some things.
An introduction to the cooking basics series, how I got into cooking, and what this series will include. It’s going to be real fun, folks!
Tips on how to get started with Meal Prep based on my experience and how Saad and I meal prep currently.
I wrote about this a while ago, and although I followed through, I totally forgot to write about it. Now many months later, after having done intermittent fasting for 3 separate months, I’ve got some thoughts.
At City Market Downtown, I picked up a bottle of Caribbean Habanero Pepper Sauce (extra spicy) from a booth selling mostly just these awesome sauces advertised as dipping sauce. Now, I love anything spicy, and this was a type of spicy that I didn’t usually taste, and I thought, pshhhhh, who says this can only be used […]
Once again, I’ve been thinking about food and my relationship with it. I’ve tried the Paleo thing, liked it for a while, but definitely gave it up. Currently, I eat everything I want, but always include at least one Paleo dinner in the week. I don’t think of it as Paleo, I just think of […]
We’ve been making a lot of pizza around here because I finally got around to buying more yeast! I created this recipe during my second year of university and it has served me extremely well. It makes a fantastic large thin crust pizza that has just the right texture and taste. I’m a huge huge […]
I held a movie marathon at my place this past weekend and decided to make a big pot of chili, because comfort food and movies go together, right? This recipe is most definitely inspired by Beth’s Chipotle Chicken Chili, but first, I wasn’t able to get my hands on any chipotle peppers this time round […]
So I had a party at my place over the (last, not this past) weekend. Every time I have a party, I like to try some new things. One of the ideas I tried out is something I’ve been obsessed about since December of last year: hot chocolate on a stick. It’s not the stick […]
So my housemates and I were talking one day over dinner about cooking. One of my housemates used to be a total cooking novice and now can cook pretty well. So Non-Novice Housemate goes, ‘I don’t really know why people complain about cooking. You follow the recipe, and it turns out good! What’s so hard […]