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Meatless Black Bean Chili

Today is Easter, which is arguably the most important date in the Christian faith. It also signifies the end of the Beans and Rice fast!! I've been doing a lot of thinking through this fast. My most frequent thought is something like "I never thought I'd say this, but I'm so tired of beans and… Continue reading Meatless Black Bean Chili

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Homemade Hummus

Well, this week continues with a completely original hummus recipe. That's right folks, you no longer have to go to the store and purchase a measly container for $3.50/ 4 ounces. I used a bag of dried chick peas which, disclaimer, is more time consuming than if you just purchased a few cans and tossed… Continue reading Homemade Hummus

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Mixed Bean Stew

This week is going to be unlike any other week, culinary-wise. My church is putting on a "rice and beans fast" challenge. This means, for an entire week, I will be eating like most 3rd world countries.  "Why in the world would you subject yourself to that when you have such delicious food right at… Continue reading Mixed Bean Stew

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Easy Lox

My sister got married this weekend. It was an absolutely beautiful occasion! That said, I have to say... I'm pooped! All that fun and food has me saying, I want a semi-detoxing meal that takes about three minutes to make. So, obviously, that's what I made! Smoked salmon is probably one of my favorite forms… Continue reading Easy Lox