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Basic Spiced Chickpea Stew

Say hello to my new go-to weeknight dinner.  At this point of my internship, there’s no time to waste on complicated meals. For that reason, I’m turning to quick recipes that are done in under 30 minutes. Who doesn’t like a quick and easy recipe?! This chickpea stew is not only easy, but it’s also budget friendly (hello legumes, canned tomatoes, rice, onions and spices!), wholesome and filling. It’s perfectly spiced with cumin, smoked paprika, oregano, turmeric and chili powder, but feel free to add a pinch of cayenne if you want a bit of a kick – Although I love flavor, I’m not a fan of spicy food, so this recipe is on the mild side. Here’s how it goes: Simply cook your…

Easy Holiday Truffles

I hope these festive Easy Holiday Truffles make your Monday a little better.  It’s the last Monday before Christmas (!!) and I’m sharing yet another holiday dessert. I’m getting a little carried away with all the Christmas treats. For a while I didn’t think it was going to be possible to continue sharing one recipe every week on this blog… In the last two weeks I’ve been sharing two and this week I’m sharing three! I’m not sure how I’ll be able to do it. Especially since this week is my last week of internship before Christmas vacation and I have a big evaluation to finish for tomorrow. That’s what I did all weekend. I did take Saturday night off…