I promised you a hot dish with the lentils we cooked as well. You could make a double batch of lentils easily, and make salads for a couple of meals and this dish for a hot meal afterwards.

This is a recipe I got from a friend many years ago in my youth, and it […]

Lentil salad! AND: Storage: Vegetables

So a great green salad that makes a delicious lunch or dinner can easily be built if you store some basic vegetables on hand.

I try to always have carrots, celery, and onions on hand. Along with milk, rice, and beans, plus some condiments like ketchup, mustard, and mayonnaise, plus of course salt and pepper, […]


Lentils are a great way to get started cooking beans, and beans are a great source of protein, fiber, and carbs that help you have energy and feel full.

Some people feel intimidated by beans, but beans are actually very forgiving. Generally, you soak ’em and you cook ’em. If you do it a little […]