Tag Archives: Dried Beans

“Back to School and Reality” Veggie Wrap

Back to school, back to work, back to a regular schedule?  What ever you are back to, lunch can be so much easier if you make this wrap ahead of time, and have it on the ready for your lunch … Continue reading

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Beans Glorious Baked-Beans

Here is my favourite Baked-Bean Recipe passed to me from my parents who for years enjoyed growing, harvesting and eating their own organic baked-beans every fall.  They used to attend  local craft fairs and other market events to sell their … Continue reading

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The Student Cookbook: Great Grub for the Hungry and the Broke – Review and Giveaway

Just in time for College and University Back To School, or anyone living on their own, with very basic cooking skills, is The Student Cookbook: Great Grub for the Hungry and the Broke published by Ryland, Peters & Small, distributed … Continue reading

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Healthy Hearty Chilli – Locavore Learner’s

This recipe was made one dull Thursday night, in search of something productive to do. After consulting a cookbook, I ventured out on my own to the supermarket to buy the ingredients (adding many of my own). I started off … Continue reading

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Cranberry Beans, Horticultural Beans

Beans are the most important single garden crop. Once fully mature, they provide protein. They are Legumes, which means they can use Nitrogen from the air to make protein. Other vegetables or grains can’t do that.  A young horticultural bean … Continue reading

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