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Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

The holidays are quickly approaching.  If you are hosting a Thanksgiving gathering you know how difficult it can be if your meals were not planned or ingredients not purchased in advance.   What’s great is that this Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a pesto dressing utilizes some common pantry and refrigerator staples if you are […]

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Meatless Monday: Warm Couscous Vegetable Bowl

Meatless Monday: Warm Couscous Vegetable Bowl

Happy Monday everyone.   Today’s meatless Monday recipe, warm couscous vegetable bowl, embraces all the wonderful summer vegetables that I’ve received recently in my CSA basket. These gorgeous vegetables are paired with couscous and beans for a healthy, light and satisfying summer meal.  The flavors come together nicely and the beans and couscous adds to the heartiness […]

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Meatless Monday: Red Kidney Bean Hummus with Toasted Cumin Seeds

Meatless Monday: Red Kidney Bean Hummus with Toasted Cumin Seeds

Happy Monday and hello August!!!  I mean its August already, the months are simply going by so quickly.  I hope you are all enjoying the summer so far and staying cool as much as possible 🙂   This beautiful Meatless Monday dish of red kidney bean hummus with toasted cumin seeds is perfect for those […]

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Baked Beets and Kidney Beans Hummus

Baked Beets and Kidney Beans Hummus

Have you tried a beet hummus using baked beets and kidney beans?  Well today, I’m sharing a personal favorite.  This baked beets hummus is savory from the herbs and spices, the roasting gives it that sweet nutty flavor and the addition of kidney beans makes for a very hearty appetizer.  Sharing is caring…

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Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

  Hello everyone.  I hope you guys are having a great day so far.  Sometimes you’re just in the mood for a favorite comfort food that is warming, savory and filled with your favorite vegetables and proteins.  Enter Vegan Shepard’s pie, stage right. 🙂   Sharing is caring…

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Marinated Red Pepper Hummus

Marinated Red Pepper Hummus

Welcome my friends.  I hope you are having a great day so far.  I want to share another of my favorite hummus recipes with you.  My marinated red pepper hummus is delicious.  It incorporates the flavors of toasted crushed cumin and the marinated red peppers just takes it over the top.   Sharing is caring…

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Black Bean Noodle and Vegetable Stir Fry

Black Bean Noodle and Vegetable Stir Fry

I absolutely love healthy stir fry recipes.  They are easy to make and come together quickly. The key is to have all your ingredients prepared and on hand prior to starting the stir fry.   Sharing is caring…

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Cinco de Mayo Yellow Rice and Beans

Cinco de Mayo Yellow Rice and Beans

Hello everyone and a Happy Cinco de Mayo to you.  In celebration of Cinco de Mayo I made a vegan/ vegetarian dish of yellow rice and beans.  This is a great dish that can be served on its own, with a side or paired with poultry, meat or fish.   Sharing is caring…

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