Category Archives: Learning Project

Basic Stir-Frying

This week, I made a yummy chicken stir fry. For majority of the recipe, I followed the video “How to Make an Easy Chicken Stir-Fry” by Chowhound on YouTube. 

However, I did make a few changes… 
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Baked Spaghetti Squash? Yes, please!

This week, I expanded my horizons and tried something a bit more complicated than muffins. I am not going to lie, I was 100% certain that this was going to end up a complete disaster BUT it actually turned out pretty good. Yay!! Check out the process of making baked spaghetti squash with homemade tomato meat sauce (lengthy I know):  Continue reading Baked Spaghetti Squash? Yes, please!

These Muffins are Bananas!

To kickstart my learning project, I decided to make healthy banana muffins using a recipe I read on Gimme Some Oven‘s blog. When I came across this blog, I was very excited. There are lots of great recipes that are all very healthy. Here is how the process went:

STEP ONE: Get the necessary ingredients. I was able to find all of these ingredients at Superstore. For me, going to the store was easiest but if this isn’t an option for you, you can actually shop online so they are ready to be picked up here. Continue reading These Muffins are Bananas!

The Plan: Learning to Cook

What is one basic skill that everyone should know? Cooking. I believe that this is an essential skill to live a healthy life. Therefore, for this particular project, I have decided to teach myself the skill of cooking.

I know what you are probably thinking… If cooking is a basic skill, why are you teaching yourself how to do it? Well, truth be told, I am not exactly talented when it comes to cooking. Sure I can make the basic, easy recipes like 10-minute rice and pre-made pizzas; but one can only live off of rice and pizza for so long. So here is the plan:  Continue reading The Plan: Learning to Cook