Category Archives: beans

Mar 29

White Bean Dip

This recipe swap recipe has been brought to you by my friend Sarah, whose blog A Taste of Home Cooking was my assignment this time around. I’ve made a lot of Sarah’s recipes before (most recently, the delicious Philly Cheesesteak … Continue reading

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Nov 8

Slow Cooker Ham and White Beans (Support for Sandy)

Once again, proof that the food blogging community is awesome. Barbara from Creative Culinary and Jenn from Jenn’s Cuisine have teamed up for a great cause.  Their idea to have bloggers participate by cooking something comforting to bring to those in … Continue reading

Posted in beans, crockpot, main dishes, pork | 2 Comments
Oct 22

Meatless Mexican Stuffed Peppers

Happy Monday!  What was the highlight of your weekend? Since I know some of you like to “go meatless” on Mondays, I figured I’d post this today. I recently made these to drop off to good friends for a ready-to-go … Continue reading

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Sep 28

White Bean Ragout with Poached Egg & Toast

Any fun weekend plans in store? Whether you do or not, you should seriously consider making this.  It’s fancy enough for company, and easy enough for a casual, relaxing evening at home.  Most of all, it’s gooooooood. White Bean Ragout … Continue reading

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Sep 18

Three Bean Vegetarian Chili in the Crockpot

Remember those cute little honey cornbread mini muffins I showed you last week?  Well, they’re back, alongside the main dish that I served them with.  Unfortunately, I only got one picture, but I think we all know what chili looks … Continue reading

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Jul 12

Black Bean & Quinoa Salad

Can you believe it’s already the middle of July!  What summer fun have you been having so far?  We’ve been down the shore, gone to local carnivals, parties, BBQs…the usual warm weather activities.  Looking forward to lots more coming up. … Continue reading

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Apr 18

Lemon & Dill Bean Salad

Beans, beans, good for your heart… …and good for a quick lunch, or side…and easy on the wallet…and delicious! LOVE this salad. Lemon & Dill Bean Salad from Mele Cotte 1 can cannellini beans, drained and rinsed 2 tablespoons extra … Continue reading

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Nov 16

Beans, beans, good for your heart

I love beans.  Frank doesn’t love beans. I miss beans. I was happy to receive my assigned recipe for our latest swap, which was a one-pot meal theme.  Turkey black bean chili, you say?  Yes, please! I cooked it up … Continue reading

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Jul 11

Corn, corn, everywhere…

Jersey corn rocks. Right now, it’s everywhere…and it’s delicious. Which is why sometimes you may get a little carried away when you’re cooking it. So, the next time you find yourself up to your ears in corn, make this salad. … Continue reading

Posted in beans, corn, potatoes, salad, side dishes, tomatoes | 3 Comments
Jun 9

Beating the heat

I took Bella to Sesame Place yesterday for the first time.  So much fun!  The day was long, HOT and exhausting.  I had all intentions of ordering in (Frank actually suggested he pick up burritos)…no way was I turning the … Continue reading

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