Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: beans

Easy Pesto Hummus

Easy Pesto Hummus

Make this incredibly easy Pesto Hummus in five minutes! Then serve with crackers or vegetable stick dippers, or pack and carry for an easy snack or part of a packed meal. What if you take two great ideas – in this case, great recipes – […]

Red Lentil Soup with Butternut Squash

Red Lentil Soup with Butternut Squash

Add butternut squash to basic red lentil soup, and enjoy the flavor sensation! Simple and easy to make, this delicate orange-colored soup will keep people guessing! I did not develop this recipe for the blog. Nor have I made it for years and years… Instead, […]

Spicy Black Bean Soup

Spicy Black Bean Soup

I make a spicy black bean soup with plenty of tomato! Great for lunch, or a cup of soup to start a meal, and it freezes and reheats beautifully. As we and Rich’s parents get used to living together, we figure out how to work […]

Pressure Cooker Beans

Pressure Cooker Beans

Use an electric pressure cooker, an Instant Pot or any other, to cook beans easily and quickly! This is one of those really exciting recipes! Well… OK, no matter what I did I couldn’t make a plain bowl of Great Northern Beans look all that […]

Down’n’Dirty Vegan Chili

Down’n’Dirty Vegan Chili

A super simple, fast, and easy vegan chili for those days you Just Can’t Cook (but need to anyway…) No matter how good a cook you are, sometimes you just need to open a can of chili and call it dinner. And if that isn’t […]