Chipotle Black Bean Dip

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Bean dips come in all shapes and forms- but this one has something a little extra special added to it. Avocado.  Yep- I did that.  I changed up the spicy twang of this bean dip recipe and added a … [Read more...]

Butternut Squash & Black Bean Enchilada Skillet

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Now that it’s January, I am bombarded with a plethora of fitness and/or health missions around every corner.  Whether it be in my job, or with friends or family and their NY resolutions, or the news … [Read more...]

{Recipe Redux} Harvest Butternut Squash Soup

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Its been awhile since I've been able to participate in the Recipe Redux challenge. Mostly because half the time I could hardly pull myself together to remember that it was the day we are supposed to … [Read more...]

Roasted Veggie Tacos with Avocado Cream

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The bulk of summer produce is coming to an end- and although I am stoked at the thought of  cooler weather, comfort casseroles, and soups to warm my soul- there is something about these roasted … [Read more...]

Quinoa-Stuffed Poblano Chiles

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It's that time of year here in Central Texas.  That time of year that the smell of roasted chiles fills the parking lot of specialty food stores.  YUM.  Hatch Chiles are at the peak of season, and if … [Read more...]

Goat Cheese & Tomato Portobello Pizza

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Happy Fourth of July to you my friends!  What a fun day to celebrate our freedom and give thanks for those that have and are currently fighting for our country.  This recipe gives off a … [Read more...]

Tex-Mex Corn & Black Bean Salad Wraps

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Summer Time.  This recipe screams it.  This recipe is actually a play off another  I saw on Mix and Match Mama, a foodie site I frequent regularly. I made her version with a few changes for … [Read more...]

{Simple Breakfast} Avocado & Egg Toast

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Eggs are so good.  I like 'em quite a bit.  Today I bring you a simple breakfast, whose ingredients are a basic as they get: whole grain toast. Eggs. Avocado. Oh, and hot sauce, if you want … [Read more...]

Skillet Veggie Lasagna

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I love rain.  I love the SMELL of rain.  You know, the smell that comes about when its about to rain- like a forwarning of the drizzle ahead.  Wet dirt.  Thats what it is.  I especially love it … [Read more...]

Citrus-Spiked Fruit Salad

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This recipe is as simple as it gets.  So simple, I have little words to share for this Meatless Monday recipe. You could totally serve this with brunch.. at a baby shower, before or after (or … [Read more...]