Root Vegetable Sambhar

Root Vegetable Sambhar

Soup season is here!  In these winter months nothing is so satisfying as a warm, nourishing soup to heat you from the inside out.   Winter is also a great time to incorporate root vegetables into your diet as they are hearty and full of nutrients to keep you in tip...
Himalayan Chickpea Potato Salad

Himalayan Chickpea Potato Salad

Folks are always a-askin’ me what kind of food I eat and from now on I’m just going to send them the link to this post because THIS IS IT!  I’m always looking for different ways to eat spicy beans and vegetables because they are so nutritious,...
Jerked Black-Eyed Peas and Greens

Jerked Black-Eyed Peas and Greens

Beans and greens!  The best way to eat on the cheap.  It is even cheaper if you buy dried black eyed peas in bulk and cook them yourself! (This could be seen as another advertisement for getting a pressure cooker.) Honestly, I take the best dumps after I eat a meal...
Quinoa Pinto Spicy Taco Filling

Quinoa Pinto Spicy Taco Filling

This is really the stuff.  The ingredients are mostly pantry staples so you can save yourself a trip to the store!  I love using quinoa and beans together because they combine really well into an amazingly flavorful and very versatile mush that you can use in tacos,...
Breakfast Burritos with Carrot Bacon

Breakfast Burritos with Carrot Bacon

Yesterday I made the BEST breakfast burritos.  I fried the hell out of some potatoes, made some flavorful black beans in the pressure cooker (fast and cheap y’all!), developed the perfect breakfasty tofu scramble, made CARROT BACON(?!?!), stuffed all of that...