Tag Archives: beans

sweet potato, black bean, spinach and pepper vegan enchiladas

Before I talk about these amazing enchiladas, I have a vegan confession to make.  I’m afraid that I get very, very, skeptical about turning some foods into successful vegan adventures.  Mexican food is one thing that I tend to feel … Continue reading

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tree decorating: soft pretzels and chili

Saturday was Christmas tree day.  Out in the woods we went, exploring and tromping through the snow, looking for the perfect little tree.  “Little” is an essential part of this description, because our cabin doesn’t exactly have lots of extra … Continue reading

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red lentil dahl

I know, I know.  These aren’t the greatest pictures.  But please don’t judge the recipe too harshly because of them!  Some things are just hard to get good photos of, and a thick soupy red-ish comfort dish is one of … Continue reading

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donoho burritos

Welcome September!  I like this month; maybe because it holds my birthday, but I also love the beautiful fall colors it holds, and the excitement of the transitions it brings. Yesterday I walked back into Kennicott after another guided backcountry … Continue reading

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moroccan eggplant stew

Last time I was in Anchorage, I bought an eggplant.  I was very excited about this eggplant, because it was something I hadn’t tasted since, oh, probably March.  Eggplants aren’t exactly readily available out here in rural Alaska. The eggplant … Continue reading

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rainy days and cozy soup

The title pretty much says it all.  Some days are just meant to be soup days!  And while I don’t particularly love chilly rainy days, I absolutely do love a cozy warm bowl of soup; I’d say it’s my best … Continue reading

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rhubarb lentil soup

You never really want to wish for it to rain, or be cloudy, or cold, but then, sometimes you want to make soup….  Or maybe that’s just me.  I’d been thinking about this soup for a few days, and even … Continue reading

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