Curiouser and curiouser

18 Feb

This recipe made me hella curious as to whether it would be any good:

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I really love reading Eden.
She doesn’t always post recipes but she almost always makes me laugh.
Like actually LOL.
I was going to wait until I’d tried a few more variations in this recipe to post it. But I decided to post it today because although I don’t know her personally, I’ve been keeping up with reading her blog and she’s dealing with an illness in her family and could probably use all the good thoughts she can get sent in her direction.
I’m a big believer in the power of positive thought, so check out her blog and send some love to Eden.

Now to those curious beans.

Cranberry Chili Fries? Say what? I love beans, ketchup is good, and cranberries are cool but I was not sure sure if these kids could get along.

Eden made this with pinto beans put it over sweet potato fries. I only had garbanzos, and I hate sweet potatoes(unless they are this kind which are totally different). I had butternut squash though so I cut it into logs, roasted at about Fahrenheit 425 for about a half hour, flipping once. Oh, yeah. Spray your roasting pan first. Add salt if you are so inclined. And these re “fries” so I say do it).
Top with the chili you created using this recipe and eat it up. Be happy. Do a little dance. Make a little love. Or at least tell someone you love them. Tell yourself you love you.

Wow, maybe I should have published this on Valentine’s day, but hopefully all that love stuff happened then too…

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4 Responses to “Curiouser and curiouser”

  1. Ameena February 23, 2012 at 1:49 pm #

    Eden has some fantastic recipes and a great sarcastic streak…I totally agree!

    • Ellen February 23, 2012 at 4:51 pm #

      Yep, I’m an Eden-groupie:)

      Sent from my iPhone

  2. Sabrina at MyMiBoSo February 23, 2012 at 3:38 pm #

    This is so gruel-worthy! I eat beans every day, and am going to try this! P.S. Sending good thoughts with you to Eden…

    • Ellen February 23, 2012 at 4:53 pm #

      Thanks! Yes, she deserves them. And the cranberry beans are Ahhhmmaaaazing. Speaking of which you are too, I so valued our chat today!

      Sent from my iPhone

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