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Mixed Greens Salad with Walnuts, Avocado and Chickpeas

Mixed Greens Salad with Walnuts, Avocado and Chickpeas

A fresh, light and healthy mixed greens salad topped with crunchy walnuts, creamy avocados and nutrient dense chickpeas that can be served for brunch, lunch or dinner. “I received free samples of California walnuts mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by the California Walnut Commission and […]

Asparagus and Chickpeas Pasta Salad with a Tahini Dressing (Recipe Redux)

Asparagus and Chickpeas Pasta Salad with a Tahini Dressing (Recipe Redux)

Asparagus and Chickpeas Pasta Salad with a Tahini Dressing (Recipe Redux) is nutritious, easy to prepare and conquers the “What shall I pack for lunch” rut. Happy Friday!  Have you ever been stuck in a “What shall I pack for lunch” rut.  I know I have, and I’m sure that many of you will agree […]

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 […]

Meatless Monday: Curried Carrots, Chickpeas and Spinach with Jerra Rice

Meatless Monday: Curried Carrots, Chickpeas and Spinach with Jerra Rice

There are so many delicious ways to enjoy curry.  Curry is a combination of spices that can be used to flavor just about any dish you can think of creating.  Today, in keeping with the Meatless Monday theme, I’m using it in a vegan dish prepared with carrots, chickpeas and spinach. This curried carrots, chickpeas […]

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…