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Cuban Style Black Bean Soup

I love black beans.  I may have a problem, an obsession you could even say.  I used to think it was all beans because I buy a lot of kidney beans, small white beans and cannellini beans (Goya canned beans=yum), but I always end up cooking with the black beans.  I have already posted two …

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Slow Cooker Jalapeño Chicken

Cinco de Mayo is in one day!!!  Have you purchased your jalapeños and tequila yet?  If not run out to the store and get some now.  No, there’s not a shortage but you’ll need both for what I have coming up for you.  I’ve got one jalapeño recipe for you today and another one tomorrow …

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Banana Nut Muffins

Once again I ended up with a bunch of leftover bananas (sigh) at the end of the week.  I know how good bananas are for you, but I find myself having a hard time eating them and then they go bad and the skin turns dark and I lose my banana appetite then.  Excuses, excuses, …

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Easy Grilled Mushrooms

If you’re looking for an easy appetizer for the grill, make this recipe for easy grilled mushrooms. Super easy and super delicious. Chicago has been having a rainy week.  Mr. B. has been eying the grill all week; he couldn’t wait any longer for it to get nice out and decided to grill.  He is …

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