Strawberry Orange Navy Beans Salad

Orange, Strawberry and Navy Bean Salad

I know… I know, weird combo! I’m sorry, I just can’t help it. I love coming up with very strange, odd and different food combinations, sometimes. I like to think outside the box, you see? Or sometimes, it’s just that I look at all the leftovers from other “projects” and I try and think of […]

Creamy Mushroom Soup

Creamy Navy Bean, Mushroom and Wild Rice Soup

Right after I finished making this soup, I was standing next to the stove, staring at it and thinking: “Oh my God, this has got to be the scariest, ugliest looking soup that I have ever seen.” Before I started making it, I was envisioning this beautiful, light ivory beige creamy mushroom delight with some […]

Baked Beans

Baked Beans… or Fèves sans lard

If you had asked me for a good Baked Beans recipe a couple of years ago, I’d’ve told you right off the bat that, in order to make GOOD baked beans, one must absolutely use the following 3 ingredients: A nice, big chunk of pork fatback Brown sugar, and lots of it A fair generous […]

More Power Gingerbread Smoothie | by Sonia! The Healthy Foodie

More Power Gingerbread Smoothie

I must’ve had this smoothie at least 8-9 times over the course of the last 2 weeks. Funny that I should say this, right after I mentioned in my previous post that I tend to get bored after eating the same thing 2-3 days in a row… You see, I was trying to create the […]