Posts Categorized: Side Dishes and Vegetables

Peanut Butter Hummus, the other half of the story…

by: fabiola in: Appetizer, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Snacks, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Peanut Butter Hummus

You know we all love a good hummus as a great snack for the kids, us, and anyone who may stop by.  It’s a great source of protein, good fats, and just plain good.  I hardly ever have tahini on hand so a few years ago when I saw you …

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Black Beans

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
black beans

Who doesn’t love fresh homemade beans, black, pinto, chick, you name it, I love it.  There is something to be said for a food that low simmers all day or even just a few hours filling your home with the aroma of goodness.  Beans cooking reminds me of Mexico.  There …

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Baked Sweet Potato Fries

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Baked Sweet Potato Fries

The perfect way to start off summer is always a day of grilling accompanied by a good french fry.  I know it sounds silly but I believe it to be true.  Summer has arrived, even though it really hasn’t where I live, but if I am enjoying a feta stuffed burger, and …

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chipotle cabbage slaw

by: fabiola in: Salad, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
chipotle slaw

With Fathers Day weekend around the bend, I thought it would be a great idea to prepare side dishes that would accompany any great grilling or BBQ festivities.  I love cabbage, I can eat it raw, cooked, in soup, or off the cutting board as I chop it all up. …

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Cucumber Salad

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Salad, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
cucumber salad

The weather has been a bit strange all over the country this spring.  One day I am bbqing, the next I am making soup to help warm up my bones.  Today it was warm, sunny, and beautiful.  Perfect for a cool summer type salad.  And many times I look at …

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