Crunchy Thai Broccoli Salad

Grocery List 1 medium head broccoli, VERY finely chopped into bite sized pieces (3-4 cups FINELY diced)2-3 cups packed shredded red cabbage1 cup shredded carrots1 red bell pepper, diced¼ cup diced green onions (mostly green part)1 jalapeno, seeded and finely diced1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantroFor the dressing:¼ cup natural creamy peanut butter2 1/2 tablespoons low sodium gluten free soy sauce or coconut aminos1 tablespoon honey (or pure maple syrup)1 tablespoon rice vinegar1 tablespoon sesame oil (or [...]

Curry Split Pea Soup

Grocery List 1 tablespoon olive oil1 medium onion, diced3 cloves garlic, minced1 tablespoon minced ginger3 tablespoons red curry paste 4 cups vegetable broth1 cup coconut milk (canned)1 cup water1 cup yellow split peas2 cups 1/4″ diced carrotsSalt, to taste How to make it Heat a large stock pot over medium heat. Add the shallots and cook until fragrant and soft, [...]

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Original recipe is here; but I made a few changes to make it my own. Grocery List 1 cup packed pitted dates1/4 cup honey1/4 cup creamy salted natural peanut butter1 cup roasted unsalted almonds (loosely chopped)1 1/2 cups rolled oats 1/2 cup chocolate chips How to make them Process dates in a food processor until small bits remain (about 1 minute). It should form into a ballPlace oats, [...]

Curried Cabbage

It's the new year and one of my goals is to be more conscience with my spending. So I decided to start making budget friendly recipes for everyone. This recipe cost under $15 to make and feeds at least 4 people. You won't regret making this one. Grocery List 2 cloves garlic 1 tsp grated fresh ginger 1 yellow onion 1 bag shredded [...]