Here you will find a list of resources and tips for cooking for one. Right now it is tips from me, but hopefully over time will incorporate tips from the Dinner Desperado Cooking for One community on Facebook.
These are 3 habits I try to follow so that no matter what I always have the basic items on hand that allow me to cook a basic, but healthy dinner for one - even on those nights I can't be bothered or am lacking motivation.
From pasta with a rich pork ragu to healthy rice paper rolls, pulled pork is a great item to batch cook and freeze into single serve portions. Check out 5 great ideas for delicious dinners with slow cooked pulled pork.
These are my top 7 tips for making it easy to routinely cook healthy, tasty, economical dinner for one with minimal effort. Use the comments section to share your tips and help make this a great resource for the community.
5 serves of vegetables a day is what researchers recommend for optimum health. But how much is that? What does it look like in real life? Take a look as we begin to build a library of images of a standard 'serve' of the most common vegetables.
Stuck for what to cook tonight? Look through my 'back-log' gallery for ideas. These are photos of meals I'm yet to write up as recipes. But they're all yummy! And the 'before and after' photos that show the ingredients I started with and the dinner I ended up with might help spark ideas for your dinner tonight.
In this interview series, people who frequently cook for one person open up their kitchen, share their favourite tips and let us know what they do to help keep them on track cooking healthy weeknight dinners for one person.