Recipe Finder is a full-stack MERN (MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) web application that allows users to search and save recipes. The app also allows users to add recipe ingredients to a shopping cart and either order groceries or email a shopping list.
-User can search for recipes using keywords, ingredients or cuisine. -User can create an account and save recipes for future reference. -User can add recipe ingredients to a shopping cart or shopping list. -User can choose to order groceries or email a shopping list. -User can view the nutrition information for a recipe.
To run the app locally, clone the repository and navigate to the root directory. Install dependencies using npm install.
You will also need to create a .env file in the root directory and set the following environment variables:
-MongoDB -Express -React -Node.js -JWT -Bootstrap / React Bootstap / Icons -Stripe -Custom CSS -GraphQL -env-cmd (Protect sensitive key information on the client side) -API call from TheMealDB
-This project was inspired by all those recipe websites that have complete life stories of the writer inserted into the page rather than getting right to the info you want.