Legumes

Tomato White Bean Soup with Kale Pesto {Recipe}

Warm up this fall and winter with a bowl of tomato white bean soup topped off with a dollop of kale pesto. Serve with a hunk of crusty bread for dipping. Even though I grew up and still live in the northeast, I’m not the biggest fan of cold weather. The only thing I like about the cold? It coincides with soup season! I could (and do) eat soup all year long – even on the hottest days of summer, but there’s really nothing I love more on a cold day than to warm up with a bowl of hot soup. I love every… read more »

Grilled Avocados Stuffed with Corn & Black Bean Salsa {Recipe ReDux}

Grilled avocados are stuffed with a light and fresh mixture of corn, black beans, and tomatoes in this elegant yet simple appetizer, side dish, or vegan entrée. I am so happy that grilling season is here! It took quite some time for spring to join us here in New York, but the season has arrived and with it all the delicious spring produce, beautiful spring flowers, and the lovely sunny days that aren’t too hot and are just right to be outside if you want to grill yourself some lunch. Ok, it’s not… read more »

Get Cooking with Clean Eating Cooking School + Beanballs with Marinara Sauce {Recipe}

Take the guesswork out of getting healthy meals on the table with Michelle Dudash’s Clean Eating Cooking School! Getting healthy meals on the table takes work and planning. For me, meal planning is key to ensuring I feed my family nutritious, delicious, balanced meals that everyone will eat and enjoy. Along with making my weekly menu plan, I write up a weekly grocery list, keep a pantry stocked with the cooking essentials, have some quick and easy recipes in my arsenal (aka Pinterest… read more »

50+ Nutritious & Delicious Pulse Recipes {Recipe Roundup}

Reap the health benefits of pulses while enjoying delicious food with this roundup of 50+ recipes filled with beans, lentils, and dry peas!    Did you take the Pulse Pledge yet? If you have no idea what I’m talking about, you must have missed yesterday’s post, Why You Should Love Pulses and Take the Pulse Pledge. Go take a few minutes to read that and then come right back here because I have a recipe roundup you don’t want to miss. To help you stick with the Pulse Pledge and meet the commi… read more »

Three Bean Vegetarian Chili {Recipe ReDux}

This gluten-free and dairy-free three bean vegetarian chili will warm you up and nourish you from the inside out throughout the cold days of winter! I received free samples of Progresso Cooking Stock mentioned in this post at no cost. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Progresso Cooking Stock and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time. Vegetarian chili is one of my favorite winter meals and one I know my whole family enj… read more »