Burgers and Sandwiches · Main dishes · Recipes

Easy Black Bean Burgers from PlantPure

Summer is here! One of our favorite weekly dinners is a veggie burger, loaded with toppings, served with baked fries or roasted vegetables - the combo is just so good. These healthy black bean burgers from the PlantPure Nation Cookbook, by Kim Campbell, are quick to assemble, flavorful and hearty. They are filled with beans,… Continue reading Easy Black Bean Burgers from PlantPure

Cookies and Bars · Crafts · Desserts · Holidays · Recipes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars and Father’s Day Crafts

Since softball season is in full swing (pun intended!), we will be celebrating Father's Day with my father and husband a few days early this year. So, I asked my children this morning to make a craft and choose a homemade treat for their Dad and Nonno (Spoiler alert you two!). Adrienne found these adorable… Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars and Father’s Day Crafts

Main dishes · Recipes · Soups and Stews

Slow-Cooker White-Bean Chili (vegan)

Weeknights can be so busy. Between softball practice carpool, piano lessons, work and general home duties, using the slow-cooker is sometimes my best bet for getting a healthy meal on our table. Tonight is White-Bean Chili night! Here is the link to the White-Bean Chili recipe and the cookbook, The PlantPure Nation Cookbook, by Kim… Continue reading Slow-Cooker White-Bean Chili (vegan)

Desserts · Pies and Pastries · Recipes

Blueberry Puff Pastries

I always have frozen berries for smoothies and a few packages of Puff Pastry on hand in my freezer because you just never know when you might need pastries! Here is a simple recipe for fruit pastries using blueberries, but almost any other frozen fruit filling should work great. Fruit filling variations (Substitute the following… Continue reading Blueberry Puff Pastries