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Chickpea Patties

Making bean patties or burgers can be difficult because they have a tendency to get dry or hard to keep from falling apart. These chickpea patties are super easy to make and they are easy to shape into a patty or burger.  1 small yellow onion, peeled and diced 2 …

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Guest Cook and Guacamole

We were so lucky and had a friend made tacos for us last night. They were delicious and nothing taste better than a side of guacamole.  2 garlic cloves 2 ripe avocados 1/2 large tomato chopped A squeeze of lemon juice 2 tbs cilantro, minced Salt to taste A few …

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Tomatoes, Tomatoes and Bruschetta

My tomatoes are taking over the garden and on top of that our neighbor gave me some of her tomatoes and jalapeno pepper she had too much of too. So yes now we’re eating tons of tomatoes here and I love it!!! For an evening snack I made spicy tomato …

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Warm Potato Salad

After a long day at the beach we were all so tired so I made a warm potato salad and served with a bean salad. I don’t like regular potato salads with mayo but I do love warm potato salads. 1 cup cooked potatoes, diced 1 cup cooked sugar snap …

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Mocked Bacon Sauce

It was a fairly rainy day so we spend most of our day either shopping or playing inside. For lunch I made a very simple creamy sauce with vegetables and mocked bacon and served it over bulgur. I think it would have been better served over pasta. 1 tbsp. olive …

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Avocado and Red Onion Salad

This little simple but yummy salad I saw being made on a cooking and decoration show popular here in Sweden. It just sounded so good that I had to make it and we ate it with BBQ. I’m amazed I actually can cook or blog right now because I’m so …

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Thyme Tofu Patties

The days just seems to last forever here in Sweden and many thanks is due to long daylight. We spend so much time outside having fun. Most lunches are eaten out but dinner we have at home. Yesterday I made thyme tofu pattie and we ate them with mashed potatoes, …

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Sweet Pinto Beans

Pinto beans are among our favorite beans. I have to admit that I do not cook pinto beans very often because they take long too cook (1,5 hours). But yesterday when I saw that I had a bag of them I decided to bite the bullet and make a version …

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French Buckwheat Neatloaf

We love neatloaf in this family and my favorite neatloaf recipe is this one using buckwheat. It’s easy and fast to make compared to other recipes, so it’s a perfect when you’re in a rush. We ate our neatloaf with rosemary roasted potatoes and large leafy green salad made with …

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Chickpea burgers

These are one of my favorite bean burgers because they are easy to make, they stay together during cooking and they appeal to both kids and adults. Bella loves to eat them with BBQ sauce while Noah just loves to eat them as fast as possible and as many in …

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