Posts tagged "Chickpeas"

Healthy Snack Idea: Honey Cinnamon Chickpeas

Healthy Snack Idea: Honey Cinnamon Chickpeas
I have a bad habit of snacking after a long day. Therefore I am on a hunt for healthy snack options that I don’t have to feel guilty about gobbling up in front of the television. These Honey Cinnamon Chickpeas might change your life.  They are sweet, but salty, crunchy yet light.  Best of all... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Chickpea, Tomato, Mozzarella and Pesto Salad

Meatless Monday: Chickpea, Tomato, Mozzarella and Pesto Salad
My kids are my biggest food critics.  When they compliment my dinner, especially a salad, I consider it a major success. This is the first salad that both of them have loved and asked for more. You can make your own pesto pretty easily, especially if you are growing basil.  Otherwise, feel free to buy... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Coconut Milk with Kale and Chickpeas

Meatless Monday: Coconut Milk with Kale and Chickpeas
Salads can get very boring.  I often find myself craving warm, vegetable heavy dishes.  Todays recipe, adapted from Go Dairy Free, uses coconut milk to make the nutrient dense meal rich and hearty despite the good for you and filling ingredients. I could eat this every day. Coconut Milk with Kale and Chickpeas 2 quarts (8... Read more »
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Roasted cauliflower and chickpeas with mustard and chives

Roasted cauliflower and chickpeas with mustard and chives
Cauliflower is the one the vegetable I remember my mom making often as a child.  She steamed it and served it with butter and Lawry’s season salt.  I loved it. Since then cauliflower is not around as often as in my childhood.  There is so much emphasis on the importance of eating greens, poor cauliflower... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Spinach and Chickpeas

Meatless Monday: Spinach and Chickpeas
Slowly I’ve been noticing perks about my kids getting older.  No more diapers, messy bath time has morphed into low maintenance showers and my kids are helping me cook now. Surprisingly, they are very helpful stirring, throwing away garbage and getting items out of the refrigerator.  My 3 year old was extremely interested and careful... Read more »