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Slow Cooker Monday…Calico Beans

Calico beans are a hearty filling dish. Sometimes served as a main dish, other times as a side dish…. Calico beans can really hold their own. Calico simply means multi bean. I’ve seen versions with Lima beans. I’ve seen versions with Butter beans. I prefer Pinto, Red and Great Northern beans. You can add bacon …

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What to do with leftovers? What to do…

We all have leftovers right? Well, I sure do. What to do with them? A weekly question here at my house. This week (so far) we have left over “frijoles de la olla” and left over ground beef. I will be using the ground beef tomorrow night to make a yummy lasagna. Tonight we went …

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We’re not Meatless this Monday….

Today is my husband’s birthday. Happy Birthday sweetie! In our home, the birthday person picks the evening meal and the cake type. My husband chose tacos for dinner. So, we’re not meatless this Monday . I am, however, makingĀ  “frijoles de la olla” which are meatless, so I will share a link to that recipe …

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