Black Bean and Corn Tacos | 10 Minute Meal

Black Bean and Corn Tacos at Foodie with Family

Today’s selection is a lightning fast, super fresh and divinely delicious vegetarian taco that cooks up in under ten minutes. HELLO LOVELY!  I can’t say that Black Bean and Corn Tacos lack meat because they lack nothing; they’re just right as they are. What they are -and I realize this is semantics- is meat free….

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Lentil Stew

Lentil Stew with ham from Foodiewithfamily.com

I know that today is New Year’s Eve. I also know that most of you are probably preparing to get all dressed up and go out on the town to ring in the new year in style, and the last thing on your mind is quite likely economical, nutritious soups and stews. So what am…

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Peposo – Peppered Beef Stew

Peposo - Peppered Beef Stew is a traditional Tuscan dish that warms you from the inside out. www.foodiewithfamily.com

When I was in Tuscany as a DaVinci Storyteller in September, I had a lot of very memorable food related moments. We went to a Michelin starred restaurant, ate at a seriously chic and deservedly popular seafood restaurant, ate a 4-inch thick Florentine style steak, and much more. With all of that, though, my favourite…

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Grapes and Walnuts

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Grapes and Walnuts from foodiewithfamily.com

As I walked up from the mailbox a couple weeks ago, I glanced through the pile of stuff; a bill, some advertisements, blah blah blah, and then something caught my eye. On the cover of the new issue of Whole Living was a pan full of what appeared to be roasted Brussels sprouts with grapes…

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Ribollita – Tuscan Vegetable Bean Soup

Ribollita Tuscan Vegetable Bean Soup foodiewithfamily.com

Disclosure: I was provided with this all-inclusive trip to Tuscany by DaVinci Wine. As usual, all opinions and recipes are my own. All photography is mine, unless otherwise noted. I spent a great deal of my trip to Tuscany as a DaVinci Storyteller feeling like there was no way I could possibly remember everything I…

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Simple Mushroom Kale Pasta with Pancetta

Simple Mushroom Kale Pasta with Pancetta from foodiewithfamily.com

I steadfastly and categorically refuse to complicate food unless there’s a very compelling reason. I’m happy to say that in the case of today’s Simple Mushroom Kale Pasta with Pancetta recipe -as you can probably guess from the ‘simple’- no such compulsion exists. We are combining simple, fresh ingredients in an uncomplicated way and ending…

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Best Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Bacon

Best Slow-Cooker Beef Stew with Bacon from foodiewithfamily.com

A simple, hearty, satisfying beef stew generously brimming with mushrooms and crisp bacon is the stuff on which dreams are made when the skies turn grey, the leaves turn crayon-coloured, and the weather turns cooler. There is something soul-satisfying about walking from the crisp outdoor air into a warm house filled with the enticing aroma…

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The Ultimate Queso Blanco Dip

The Ultimate Queso Blanco Dip from foodiewithfamily.com #IAmDeliAmerican #Client

This conversation was sponsored by Land O Lakes Deli American, but all opinions and recipes remain, as always, my own! When I think back to my childhood, I find that the majority of my memories are of or surround meals, the preparation of dishes, procurement of snacks, or some other variation on the theme of…

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Slow-Cooker Italian Pork

Slow-Cooker Italian Pork from foodiewithfamily.com

This post is the first in a series about my upcoming trip to the Tuscan countryside and Vinci, Italy; the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci and home of DaVinci Wine. The trip is sponsored by DaVinci Wine as part of their Storyteller Experience, but all opinions and recipes are -as always- my own. I think…

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Carne Asada Tacos {Grilled Beef Tacos}

Carne Asada Tacos {Grilled Beef Tacos} from foodiewithfamily.com

I know Taco Tuesday is a thing, and I love, love, love both tacos and alliterations, but I have a real issue with Taco Tuesday. I eat tacos far too often to feel like Taco TUESDAYs can be thing. Don’t place limits on my taco consumption, internet. Just don’t do it. All tacos all the…

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