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Dinner for two

 

Although I have a generally food based blog, I am no cook. I know how to bake, and I’m good at it, but my boyfriend usually takes the initiative with the other stuff. Me… I know how to chop and put it in a pan. You can’t really screw this dinner up, honestly.

 

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So, you chop up your vegetables. I used 1 zucchini, 1 yellow bell pepper, and 5 asparagus springs. You can use any vegetable really. I like to use potatoes, onions, add other colors in the mix and call it a “skillet”. It’s basically any vegetables I have in the fridge.

Place it in a sauce pan and add in a few tablespoons balsamic, 1/4 cup water, and a teaspoon of olive oil

 

 

ImageAt the moment, I’m digging large pearled couscous on occasions. I typically don’t eat a lot of starchy foods but i wanted something to soak up all the delicious flavors. Once boiled, cook on low for 8-10 minutes

 

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A note on the couscous, if you want, add a teaspoon of butter/vegan butter/whatever you use so it’s not as difficult to get out of the pan. Couscous can stick, so it saves you an extra soak in the sink.

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And there’s dinner (or lunch) for two. Add a salad, and your kale chips of course.

Learn how to make your own kale chips here

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I hope this gives you a little push to try something if you’re not much of a cooker. All you gotta do is get the vegetables and slow cook it for 30-40 minutes depending on your preference. Happy cooking!

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