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Roast Pumpkin, Feta and Lentil Salad

This salad gets me excited, it is amazing, and is now officially one of my favourite salads. It has every flavour you could ask for, and more. 310 more words

Gluten Free

Butternut lentil soup

Fast-cook dry beans

I keep a jar of fast-cook dry beans handy for impromptu meals.  “Fast-cook” dry beans, like lentils, mung, green split peas, black-eyed peas, are a great start to the day, nutritionally speaking, and they are perfect for the spur of the moment because they do not require a long period of soaking.   356 more words


Creamy Polenta with Pesto and Potato Hash

I grew up in Virginia, in the suburbs of Washington DC.  Did you know I never knew Virginia was still considered part of “the south” until we moved to Pennsylvania before my junior year of high school??!!   726 more words


Summer greetings often …

… come in a bowl.

A refreshing summer salad with linseed oil and slightly roasted sunflower seeds.
Ingredients:150 g fresh cooked Beluga lentils
zest of an organic lemon… 39 more words


Top 9 Ways to add Beans to your Diet

When it comes to health and affordable super foods — beans top the list. Beans are high in antioxidants, fiber (about 8 grams per half cup), protein, B vitamins, iron, magnesium, potassium, copper and zinc. 351 more words


Lentil Bolognese with Spaghetti


ORIGINAL RECIPE: “Lentil Bolognese” from my own Five in Five family cookbook

TIMING: This one takes awhile, just because the lentils have to soften in an acidic sauce. 514 more words


Spicy Carrot Lentil Soup

  • 5 cups sliced carrots
  • 2/3 cup dry red lentils
  • 1 T heaping high quality tomato paste
  • 4 cups veggie broth
  • 2 heaping t cumin seeds or 1 t cumin…
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