What Our Monster Eats

Corn and Bean Tacos

Posted by Melissa Robertson-Bye on

Corn and Bean Tacos Ingredients: Two cobs of corn  Two can of chili beans  One green pepper - finely chopped  Half a white onion - finely chopped One clove of garlic - grated Juice from 1 lime Head of Romaine - finely chopped 1 tomato - finely chopped Favourite Taco Topping (toffui sour cream, mango salsa etc) Favorite taco seasoning Instructions: Cut corn off cob  Chop onion and green pepper  Put onion, corn and green pepper in a bowl with garlic  Turn frying pan on medium-high  When frying pan is hot add half a cup of water  Place bowl of...

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Easy Rice with Veg

Posted by Melissa Robertson-Bye on

Sometimes I follow a recipe and sometimes I have no clue what to make for dinner. Jesse is much better at not following a recipe where I am slowly learning how to cook without one. This was a meal I made last week that was full or veggies, protein and rice! Easy Rice with Veg 1. Jasmine Rice: follow the directions from either the bulk food store or the box and make enough for 4 portions. We do not add salt or butter to our rice. 2. Chop some mushrooms (we did about 12), half a head of broccoli, 2...

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Food In Our Home

Posted by Melissa Robertson-Bye on

I get so many messages every week about the food I cook and how I get Lilly to eat Veggies, Tofu and other non-kid friendly foods. This will be our food blog on how I meal plan, where I shop, trying to go single use plastic free, and recipes I create and try.  Please note that most of the recipes are plant-based but we do eat fish and eggs once in awhile. 

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