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New Year, New You!! Creamy Homemade Hummus

January 2, 2015 - 9:13 am in Recipes
New Year, New You!! Creamy Homemade Hummus
4 (80%) 4 votes

Growing up I absolutely dreaded eating garbanzo beans (also know as chickpeas), my mom would often sub them in for kidney or black beans and I vividly recall dumping them in the trash the moment she turned her back. Recently, during one of our many mom and…


Tia Carmen’s Turkey Picadillo

December 1, 2014 - 10:13 am in Recipes
Tia Carmen’s Turkey Picadillo
3.4 (68%) 15 votes

Enjoy the holidays with good taste and health and be sure to find this recipe in the Healthy Latin Eating cookbook, available on This amazing…

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Saffron Braised Garbanzos With Olive Gremolata

March 4, 2014 - 11:00 am in Recipes
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This garbanzo braise is a nod to the Basque country.  It is simple, easy, inexpensive and can feed several people.  This is a one pot meal that is rustic…