+ taco bites

taco bites

10 organic cherry tomatoes, sliced in half 5 spears of asparagus, tough ends removed & sliced lengthwise 1/2 cup black beans 1 large carrot, julienned 6 leaves of butter or Boston Bibb lettuce 1/2 lemon or lime homemade taco or tandoori seasoning to taste method     Rinse lettuce leaves and allow to dry while preparing the tomatoes, carrots, and asparagus. Rinse black beans. Gently… Read More

+ tomato free dahl

tomato free dahl

2 tablespoons organic unrefined coconut oil 1 shallot, diced 5 garlic cloves, chopped and allowed to rest for 5 minutes 1 inch fresh ginger, peeled and finely shredded 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander 1/4 teaspoon ground mustard 2 teaspoons turmeric powder 1 teaspoon garam masala 2 cups filtered water 1 can organic full fat coconut milk 1 cup mushrooms, finely chopped… Read More

+ broccoli and garbanzo bean soup

broccoli & garbanzo bean soup

1 can garbanzo beans with liquid (Eden brand is BPA free) 1 crown organic broccoli with stalk, chopped 2 cups filtered water 2 teaspoons garlic powder 1 teaspoon smoked paprika and extra for garnish 2 teaspoons Celtic sea salt 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder method     In a large pot combine beans and bean liquid, broccoli, water, and spices. Bring to a boil, then reduce… Read More

+ vegetable lentil soup

vegetable lentil soup

8 cups filtered water 1 organic red bell pepper, diced 1/2 cup black lentils 1/2 cup orange lentils 1/2 organic white onion, diced 4 stalks organic celery, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon pepper 3 teaspoons Celtic sea salt 2 teaspoons turmeric 1 teaspoon dried tarragon 1/2 teaspoon spicy paprika method    Bring water to a boil in a… Read More

+ fiesta bowl

fiesta bowl

quinoa 1 cup uncooked quinoa 2 cups filtered water 1/2 lime 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon sesame seed oil spiced black beans 1 can organic black beans 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/4 teaspoon black pepper fresh cilantro, if desired method    Heat water to a boil in a medium saucepan.Add quinoa, stir, and reduce heat to low. Cook for 20… Read More

+ black bean quinoa salad

black bean quinoa salad

1 can organic black beans, drained and rinsed4 cups cooked white quinoa (about 2 cups raw)1 organic red pepper, seeded and chopped1/4 cup organic sweet onion, finely chopped1/4 cup organic cold pressed olive oil1/8 teaspoon spicy paprikaJuice of 2 limes method   In a large mixing bowl combine black beans, quinoa, corn, and red pepper; mix well.  Add olive oil, paprika, and lime juice;… Read More