• APPETIZERS

    How To: Marinated Olives and Feta Cheese

    These Marinated Olives and Feta Cheese are extremely good on salads, crostini, pizza or with some elegant appetizers. The ones that you can buy at the grocery store are kinda expensive, so you can make them very easily at home, and cheaper. 🙂 Ingredients: 250 g of feta cheese, cubed 50 g of olives 2 garlic cloves, peeled 3 dried tomatoes 1 tablespoon of fresh rosemary an airtight container extra virgin olive oil, to fill the jar all the way up Wash the jar and let it dry completely. This way, the oil will not get moldy. First, cut the feta cheese into little cubes and peel the garlic cloves. Next,…

  • MAIN COURSE,  VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN

    Stuffed Peppers with Brown Rice and Mushrooms (How to Save Money on Grocery Shopping)

    Almost a year ago I started prepping our food, organizing our lunches and making weekly menus. I make lists for our grocery shopping and we try to stick with it.  It’s true that sometimes our days don’t go according to the plan, and I don’t even cook the meals I’ve written, but that’s ok. Life’s messy and that’s the beauty of it. But I’m glad that most of the time I make meals that I’ve written the week before on a list and I am happy when the week has a happy ending, when I stick to the plan and when we spend only how much we talked that we…