Tag Archives: Lunch

Sweet Potato Bean Burgers

22 Jan

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If you are a vegetarian who likes to dine out, you have surely had your fair share of bean burgers.  Although I have been known to groan when finding out a bean burger is my ONLY option on a menu, truthfully, I do love them.

What helps keep things interesting is the wide variety of bean burgers you’ll find out there if you’re looking.  Black bean burgers, quinoa bean burgers, black eyed pea burgers, spicy pepper bean burgers, curry chickpea burgers…everyone has their own spin on it.  And you can, too!

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Broccoli Apple Salad

20 Sep

After those cookies, I owe you something light, crisp and good for you!  Enter: broccoli apple salad.  This is a great thing to make on a lazy Sunday afternoon to be eaten for lunch throughout the week — it really benefits from one night in the fridge (or at least a few hours if you are making and taking this to a picnic on the same day).

Everything works nicely in this salad.  The crunch of the raw broccoli and apple, the sweet plump raisins and the creamy dressing.  But of course, like most salads, it’s adaptable based on your taste and what you have on hand.

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