Pinto Bean Purée- Refried Bean Replacement

Refried beans are one of my favorites; nothing better than a bean tostada w picadillo-ish quinoa https://theinternationalveggie.com/recipes/entrees/picadillo-ish-quinoa-vegan-cuban-style-picadillo/, vegan crema (coming soon) , lettuce and pico de gallo (also coming soon), or some salsa https://theinternationalveggie.com/recipes/appetizers-and-condiments/salsa/ and onions!  I think beans transcend culture, especially refried ones. Who doesn’t love creamy fattening stuff? Isn’t that what American comfort…

Dare I Say Dahl?

Sometimes when I feel lonely, I will open my spice cabinet and breath in the smell; it makes me feel close to people that I love. What says home like 7-spice, cumin, ginger, garlic and curry? When I think of home, I think of times spent with family and friends, good food and these flavors. Maybe…