• Healthy Salads and Sides

    Black Bean and Corn Salad

    CAN YOU BELIEVE IT IS AUGUST ALREADY? I cannot. Where has the time gone?? I don’t know about you all but I am not ready for summer to end. How best can we honor the warm weather and sunshine? Continue to eat our FAVE SUMMER FOODS! Duhhhhhh… This Black Bean and Corn Salad is one of my all-time favorites! I cannot technically take credit for the recipe, because it actually belongs to my mama! Who I believe originally got it from my Aunt – so thank you Aunt Jane!! And mom 🙂 – love you both! Easy, delicious, and FULL of flavor. Seriously, this salad is a home run. Jake…

  • Healthy Desserts,  Healthy Snacks

    Black Bean Brownies

    Black Bean Brownies – I would LOVE to know who was like hmm – maybe my black beans would taste good with some chocolate…? WHAT? HOW STRANGE! But what a successful endeavor! I have always been nervous to make Black Bean Brownies. I honestly have no idea why, they just seemed like they must be complicated. How could making black beans turn into chocolate brownies be easy? So, instead of taking a swing and totally missing – I decided to go to an expert for help. Chocolate Covered Katie is an awesome blog for healthy desserts (and more). Katie makes all the desserts that you are afraid to try or have…