• How to Cook Dried Black Beans
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    How to Cook Dried Black Beans

    The short and sweet answer is – toss them in water and simmer until tender. Cooking dried black beans is really that simple. But there are a few things you can do to amp up the flavor of black beans…

  • Lots of work from home lunch ideas.
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    Work From Home Lunch Ideas

    There’s a lot of disadvantages to being stuck safe inside during a global pandemic. Lunch isn’t one for me. While working from home I’ve thoroughly enjoyed having lunches that I don’t normally have. These are all of my work from…

  • My favorite cooking tips, from mini peppers to freezing enchilada sauce.
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    Cooking Tips for Everyone

    Cooking can be hard especially if it’s not something your used to doing. These are some cooking tips that can help your kitchen run smoother and make your food taste better. I truly believe everyone can learn to cook food…

  • Light and flavorful tacos make for an easy weeknight meal.
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    Black Bean & Sweet Potato Tacos with Lime Slaw

    I eat sweet potatoes because they’re good for me, not because I particularly enjoy them. When it comes to meal time I much prefer savory to sweet. However sweet potatoes pair perfectly with a little chipotle, some spicy beans, and…

  • a quick weeknight meal
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    Weeknight Black Bean & Rice Bowl

    This is one of my go-to weeknight meals because it’s low in calories and cheap to make. Oh and it’s pretty dang tasty. For a long time I wouldn’t eat beans. I had never tried them and just assumed they…

  • scrumptious healthy burrito
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    Healthy Cauliflower & Black Bean Burritos

    As a kid I didn’t eat a lot of vegetables. I just didn’t like most of them. I’ve always loved raw cauliflower. It’s soft, but still crunchy and has a pretty benign flavor. But I would never have eaten it…