Beans

Charro Beans (Frijoles Charros)
Looking for an authentic Mexican side dish recipe? These easy charro beans (aka frijoles charros) are exactly what you need in your life! This best recipe is packed with so much flavor from the smoky bacon,...
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Italian White Bean Soup with Sausage
Winter is HERE and so is the perfect hearty, healthy dinner to combat the cold. This Italian White Bean Soup with Sausage is bursting with flavor and the recipe makes a big enough batch for EIGHT hearty...
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Mexican Barley Salad with Beans, Corn, & Jicama
Too busy for a healthy, delicious dinner tonight? Not with this addictive Mexican Barley Salad! It is loaded with two kinds of beans, whole grain barley, jicama, peppers, corn, and the most amazing dressing....
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Southwest Chicken Quesadillas
Southwest Chicken Quesadillas....the perfect excuse to stuff all your favorite foods between two tortillas, along with a bunch of melty cheese:  chicken, corn, black beans, and green chilis. ...
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Silky Smooth Garlic Hummus
Hummus is always a favorite healthy snack in our house but I want it to be super smooth, not like I'm eating pasty sand.  I've got all the tips for a silky smooth end result.  This hummus recipe...
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Sausage & Spinach Italian Soup
It is that season when we need warm and comforting recipe for dinner!  I present this yummy Sausage and Spinach Italian Soup to fill that need!  Loaded with Italian sausage, cannellini beans,...
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Green Chili Taco Bake
This week has been completely insane for me in the kitchen.  I was invited to be the cook for a church camp next week and I have been doing as much prep work as possible since feeding 100 people three...
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White Chicken (or Turkey) Chili
Our memorable Thanksgiving was spent in the sunny state of Arizona and yes, it was wonderful because of the weather but mainly, it was wonderful because we were together once again with family.  There...
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Beans and Rice
Beans, you either love them or hate them!  I posted on Facebook yesterday that I had turned our Easter dinner ham bone into a gorgeous pot of beans and rice.  I was shocked at the number of people...
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Black Bean and Mushroom Burgers
One of my favorite foods is a really juicy (loaded with a million toppings) hamburger. I don't consider summer officially started until I've thrown some hamburgers on the grill.   Unfortunately,...
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