Tag Archives : Chickpeas


Easy Three Bean Salad, Naturally Vegan 3

Fresh summer produce gave me the idea for this Easy Vegan Three Bean Salad. There is nothing better than vine ripened tomatoes, hearty edamame and garbanzo beans, and crisp-tender green beans dressed simply with olive oil and sea salt. For cookouts, beach days, and everyday life, this is the PERFECT summer base salad. What is a […]

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Eggless Breakfast Taco ~ Made with Chickpea Flour

Behold the Eggless Breakfast Taco ~ Soft and Deliciously Egg-y without Tofu! 15

This Eggless Breakfast Taco is a simple and flavorful twist on a traditional breakfast burrito. Get your new year started off on the right foot – with an easy, healthy, delicious and light breakfast. If you are tired of the same old oatmeal, this recipe will knock your socks off! Plus I’ll share my food trend […]


Greens Salad with Avocado, Chickpeas, Quinoa and Hummus Dressing 2

Greens Salad with Avocado, Chickpeas, Quinoa and Hummus Dressing is a hearty, yet easy to make salad that is sure to satisfy even the biggest appetite!  “Call me, I need to share some recipes that I have been doing ….” Last week I got a text from Vivian at KyV Farm that she came up with […]

Greens Salad with Avocado, Chickpeas, Quinoa and Hummus Dressing

Nutty Chickpea Salad

Chicken Out! Vegan and Gluten Free Dilled Chickpea Salad 4

I confess. I miss tuna fish sandwiches and chicken salad – but substituting chickpeas with the same flavors is just as satisfying on a plant based diet! I love that clean and fresh taste of dill – so distinctive – paired with nuts or seeds. As soon as I saw this recipe from my friend […]


A Fresh Take on Old Favorites – Two Bagel Toppings! Curried Cashew Hummus and Curried Cashew Cream Cheese

Two Bagel Toppings! Curried Cashew Hummus and Curried Cashew Cream Cheese Remember some of the diets of the past? Go fat free, they said.  Peanut butter was the devil, nuts were off limits and you couldn’t even LOOK at an avocado. (Be still my heart.) (Don’t even get me started on the Atkins craze. That’s a […]

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Vegan Seven Layer Bean Dip with Cashew Sour Cream and Mila and Our Latest Camping Adventures 4

Seven Layer Bean Dip with Mila Greetings!  I just got back from our camping trip to St Augustine.  Yes I am crazy and yes, it was definitely hot and yes, there was mosquitoes the size of Texas. But you know what?  I’m a camper and I love it. Ok so I do have AC in my trailer but […]

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Blast From the Past – Carrot Top Tabbouleh Redo – with Chickpeas!

Last season I created this unexpected recipe to utilize the gorgeous tops of my fresh carrots from the farm.  I just couldn’t bear to throw them away!  Since I got a few bunches with my last pick up I had to create it once again, this time using some chickpeas to create a light meal. I love […]


Lebanese Chickpea Balila

There is a group of girls that are my lunch friends.  The same group gets together about every other week and we typically choose sushi or, our favorite Mediterranean restaurant, Mandaloun. This is one of those hidden gems that is tucked away in a non-descript strip mall.  No one would ever know it was there […]


Pumpkin Spice Cake and Plant Based Sources of 9 Essential Amino Acids 1

Recently I flew up to Jersey, well doped for flying with a glass of wine or two at the airport Chili’s, with high hopes of a Snooki sighting upon arrival. I know, I should be dealing with my fear of flying rather than drinking wine but that just isn’t as much fun.  And luckily I was flying up at night because […]