Curried Chickpeas

  Black beans, kidney beans, chickpeas (aka garbanzo beans), white beans, navy beans, cannellini beans recently some great northern beans…..     On Sunday I usually cook a new batch of beans because I go through them a ton during the week.  My favorite kind to make is chickpeas because

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Vegan Cookie Dough

I have a big sweet tooth.  I love anything cookie dough or peanut butter or chocolate related.  Any a combination of all three? DROOL.  My favorite dessert growing up was ice cream, specifically combining peanut butter chocolate swirl with cookie dough.  In college I lived across the dining hall that had

Basil Cucumber Smoothie for the Early Runner

For the past 2 weeks, work has started at 7:30 for me, which means a 4:30 am wakeup call to get in my midweek mid-distance runs.   Starting and ending an hour-long run before the sun even rises is really interesting… the cop that sits at the Belmont L station yelled