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Y-Solation is a series of Facebook livestreams by young people for young people. The livestreams are positive and fun, ensuring young people have the opportunity to connect with one another throughout this particularly difficult period. During the livestreams, people of all ages are welcome to join in, ask questions and share ideas.

The livestream sessions are hosted every Friday on the YMCA Victoria Facebook page.

Friday 1 May

6pm – Cooking with Ursula

For this week’s Y-Solation session, Ursula will be teaching you how to cook the ultimate ricotta gnocchi with roasted capsicum and cherry tomatoes in under 30 minutes. The recipe is simple and delicious, making it the perfect meal for a chilly autumnal evening.

To cook along, you will need:

  • 2 teaspoons of extra virgin olive oil
  • 1.5 tablespoons of butter
  • 1 red onion, cut into eighths
  • 2 capsicums (one red and one yellow), sliced
  • 250 gr cherry tomatoes
  • 500 gr ricotta
  • 50 gr finely grated parmesan
  • 80 gr plain flour
  • Salt and pepper

Please note, this recipe serves four people.

Visit YMCA Youth Services for the latest info on Y-Solation.

Be sure to check out our Keeping well during COVID-19 article a range of resources on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing, stay social, and keep fit and active during this period.