Curry Sweet potato and Quinoa Soup

Not only is this recipe quick easy to make but it stores in the fridge and is great for lunches during the week. Since I have been working long hours lately, I have to have a serious cooking day to plan out my meals and make food for the week. This weekend I got crafty…… Continue reading Curry Sweet potato and Quinoa Soup

Squash and Black Bean Tacos with Avocado

This fall variation on tacos blew me away. The flavor and taste we beyond my words and best of all they used many seasonal ingredients. These tacos really are the fiesta your mouth has been waiting for. All that is needed now is the margarita!

Spicy Baked Plantains With Black Beans and Cilantro Salsa

Ingredients: 2 large, ripe plantains 2 Tbsp Extra-virgin olive oil 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black peppercorns 1 canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce (not 1 can, just 1 from the can) 1 can (15oz) Black beans, rinsed 1/2 cup finely-minced sweet yellow onion 1 cup fresh cilantro…… Continue reading Spicy Baked Plantains With Black Beans and Cilantro Salsa

Dark Chocolate and Black Bean Brownies

Dark Chocolate Black Bean Brownies Ingredients 1 15-ounce can black beans, rinsed and drained ½ c. cocoa powder ½ c. oats, ground into flour ½ t. sea salt ½ t. baking powder 2 T. Chia seed ¼ t. powdered stevia extract ¼ c. maple syrup (or Honey) ¼ c. coconut oil, melted 2 t. vanilla… Continue reading Dark Chocolate and Black Bean Brownies