Okay, I’m just going to say it. The elephant in the room.
These beans look like poo.
Not very appetising, at all. It’s actually really hard to make something brown and paste-y look yummy. But they taste good, I swear!
They taste SO much better than the store bought, canned variety. I can’t eat the canned stuff anymore after these beans.
I’ve been making my own beans for awhile now, at least 6 months. This was part of my effort to slowly replace all of the pre-packaged and processed foods we were buying. I thought the preservatives, colours and additives were making me sick. And they probably were. At the very least, they are not good for my damaged digestive system (thanks, celiac!). Read the rest of this post »