Category: Beans

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos

These burritos makes a great meatless dinner option. They are full of flavor, sweet and spicy, and packed with nutrients. But the super great thing about these is they can easily be frozen and reheated later, great for lunches or busy nights. I like to make an avocado garnish with with (I just love avocado…


Pumpkin Chili

Pumpkin Chili

This is very similar to my Crockpot Chili recipe I posted awhile back, but with a few adaption and the addition of pumpkin! This is great fall meal and a favorite of mine to make for Halloween, when I am much more focused on trick or treating than dinner! 🙂 I basically always serve Chili…


Thai Coconut Curry Hummus

Thai Coconut Curry Hummus

So a week or so ago my friend posted a picture of her snack at work, it included Thai Coconut Curry Hummus, that just sounded totally amazing to me! I have not been able to stop thinking about it! I googled the ingredients to try to create my own. This is what I came up…


Caribbean Stir Fry

Caribbean Stir Fry

If you can’t manage a trip to the Caribbean then bring the Caribbean right to your kitchen! This recipe features many of the amazing flavors of the Caribbean and is fairly easy and simple to make. I once found a recipe on allrecipes.com where I got the idea for this one, it was changed a…


Crockpot Chili

Crockpot Chili

I have been making chili for just about as long as I can remember! I think it may have been one of the first things I ever made in a crockpot. Early on I had an incredible hard time finding a chili recipe that felt just right to me, every recipe there seemed to be…


Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tostadas

Tostadas

You wanna know a secret to amazing tostadas?? Make the shells yourself! So good! I would love to make my own corn tortillas sometime, but right now I get them a Hispanic grocery store and they are amazing. They are fresh made in the store and still warm when I get them (shh, I usually…


Garlicky Garbanzo Beans with Curried Rice

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This is an awesome twist on rice and beans. I love rice and beans, they make a great super super cheap meal. As much as I love rice and beans I also really love variety, so I am always coming up with new twist on rice and beans. The curry powder in the rice really…