trendy bean soup photo by vsimon How many food trends can you fit into a bowl? Let’s count. Local. Organic. Backyard gardening. Low carbon. Heritage seeds. Naturally nutritious. Food is the new health insurance. Gluten free. Frugal. Make ahead meals. OK, that is enough for one abundant bowl of bean soup. We grew many beans […]
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cocoa bean brownies photo by vsimon who devoured them right after the picture Maybe you read that right and thought, oh, cocoa bean bits in brownies, cool. But it really is cocoa and beans. You would never know if I had not told you. Some years ago, I saw a recipe in USA Weekend magazine […]
You know the little ditty, “Beans, beans the musical fruit, the more you eat…” Actually that is all wrong. The right way to say it is, “Beans, beans the magical fruit, the more you eat, the less you toot. Eat legumes regularly (pun intended) and your gut will be happy. Start with small portions, as […]