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Mostly From Scratch Cuban Black Beans

Mostly From Scratch Cuban Black Beans

Making an amazing dish from canned black beans is very simple. The beans along with the all of the ingredients that are added to it make this an amazing meal or side dish that you can be proud of! This mostly from scratch cuban black 

Easy and Delicious Turmeric Potatoes

Easy and Delicious Turmeric Potatoes

Turmeric potatoes are my newest favorite obsession and once you try them they will be your too! These potatoes are so versatile and can be used for breakfast, lunch or for dinner as a side. I originally had planned this as part of a larger 

Easy Greek Yogurt and Avocado Dip

Easy Greek Yogurt and Avocado Dip

This delicious greek yogurt and avocado dip makes the perfect easy healthy lunch when paired with veggies or healthy sides to dip into it. It is so easy to make and so delicious. This easy avocado dip recipe is the perfect healthy dip recipe for 

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Healthy Coconut Milk Fudge Bars

Coconut Milk Fudge Bars are my newest obsession! This fudge bar recipe creation came about last summer when I was trying to beat the heat here in Texas which can top 105 degrees in the summers. When it is this hot outside, healthy, tasty and 

Easy Homemade Refried Beans

Easy Homemade Refried Beans

Refried beans are delicious and se easy to make at home. This recipe is made even easier by using canned pinto beans.  The flavor really comes from the addition of some leftover bacon fat so try not to omit that part if you can 🙂

Healthy Homemade Mango Lassi

Healthy Homemade Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi is an Indian drink that is made in India during their extremely hot summers. This healthy homemade mango lassi is an adapted version of the more traditional Indian drink, Lassi which is a plain sweetened yogurt drink.  Most people are familiar with the 

Caramelized Pink Grapefruit

Caramelized Pink Grapefruit

Caramelized pink grapefruit is a really simple and delicious breakfast or dessert that takes no time to make. For this dish, the grapefruit gets some sugar added to the top and then quickly broiled in the oven to make a special dish with just a