Easy Black Bean Chipotle Dip

Black Bean Chipotle Dip

It's the last day of #AppetizerWeek and I'm sharing my Easy Black Bean Chipotle Dip -- a spicy dip that you'll be able to make in 5 minutes or less. How can you resist that? Mix it up and get out of the kitchen fast so you can have fun with your family and friends! This Black Bean Chipotle Dip is healthy, but it doesn't really feel healthy. And if you ask me, those are some of the best party foods. It's spicy and smoky, but while the flavor is rockin', the coolest thing is how quick it is to … [Read more...]

Cinco de Mayo Recipe Round-Up


My second favorite foodie holiday is Cinco de Mayo (my first favorite foodie holiday is Thanksgiving). It really doesn't get better than eating -- and cooking -- Mexican food. It will always be my favorite cuisine. I don't think I could ever get tired of it. … [Read more...]

Spicy Black Bean Burgers


I've mentioned before that my mom used to make lentil burgers. A lot. Well, maybe it wasn't as much as I am remember...you know how everything always seems so much bigger when you are a kid? My memories are probably a bit distorted, but it did seem like she made them all the time. She was the (almost always) vegetarian in our home, so she would make them just for herself and us even though she hardly ever tried to get us kids to eat them, we were always sure that they were gross. … [Read more...]