Category Archive: Recipes

Jan 20

Big Game Vegetarian Chili Beans

Veggie Chili Beans - Copyright Timo McIntosh

One of the hard parts of making a real vegetarian chili is getting a good heartiness to it that meat would add. Most recipes call for tomato paste, or diced tomatos and/or celery, but that doesn’t make for a real chili. That would make it a soup or stew. Real chili only uses chilis, spices, …

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Jan 01

Eating for Luck

Eating black-eyed peas (also known as cow peas) on New Year’s day is considered good luck in the Southern United States. They’re also a good source of protein and soluble fiber. Try adding them to your favorite soups or salads, or try our Warm Black-Eyed Peas Salad with a hearty loaf of bread for a …

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Dec 06

Happy Hanukkah – Let’s Make Latkes!

   Hanukkah is right around the corner, but any time is a good time to make these tasty potato pancakes.   Latkes are my favorite way to have potatoes. I was 10 the first time I made them; my mom had an electric skillet and it was one of the recipes listed in the user …

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