Southwestern Veggie Burgers – Meatless Burger Recipe

Southwestern Veggie Burgers

Veggie Burgers can be tricky to get right. The ones you buy in the store are often dry and crumbly, or have odd tasting seasonings. And read the labels on the pre-packaged patties. A lot of them have huge ingredient lists with lots of artificial stuff that you can’t pronounce.  And  personally I’m not a fan of vegetarianRead more

Parsley Pesto – Walnut Pesto Recipe

Parsley Pesto

Pesto is usually made with basil and pine nuts, but you can also make it with other herbs or nuts. I made this one with parsley and walnuts, two ingredients that are plentiful here. I have lots of parsley in my garden. In fact, it’s kind of out of control.  If I let it, parsley will take overRead more

Mediterranean Lentil Salad –

Mediterranean Lentil Salad

Mediterranean Lentil Salad is not only delicious, but super simple to put together.. Lentils may seem like an unassuming little pulse, but they pack a mighty nutritional punch. High in protein, B vitamins, folate,  and fibre, and loaded with minerals, in particular iron. Lentils are fat free, low in calories and heart healthy. These guys should beRead more

Frosted Chocolate Black Bean Brownies

  These amazing Brownies taste deliciously rich and decadent, but aren’t. I wanted to try a brownie recipe using black beans, which I know has been done, and I’ve always been intrigued. A lot of the recipes use eggs,sugar and flour, and I was trying to not use any of those, (because otherwise, what is theRead more

Strawberry Kale Salad

Strawberry Kale Salad

This Strawberry Kale Salad is a simple but delicious salad. I must be honest here, though. I’m not a huge fan of raw kale. I know that’s it’s insanely healthy. But somehow, eating kale has always felt, to me, like chewing grass. And I am one of the least picky eaters that I know. Especially whenRead more