SaVanna Shoemaker, RDN

Shoemaking It

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Black Soybeans: Nutrition, Carbs, Prep, & Mexican Style Black Soybean Recipe

Missing beans on keto, or plant-based and looking for a new whole foods protein source to mix it up with? It might be time to give black soybeans the ol’ college try. What are black soybeans? Black soybeans are exactly that: soybeans that have a black exterior. With the exception of their darker-colored hull, though, they’re pretty identical to conventional yellow soybeans. They’re low in carbs and loaded with protein and fiber. The magic of these soybeans is that they have a milder, more bean-like taste than the regular ones – which makes them the most perfect low carb substitute

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Hi, I’m SaVanna, a freelance writer and registered dietitian.

I’m a busy WAHM of 2, and when I’m not writing for clients I like to write about – well, how I’m “Shoemaking It.” Here you’ll find resources for family-friendly low carb meal planning, tips for WFH parents and freelance writers, and my thoughts as I navigate marriage and parenting, working, feeding my crew, homeschooling, health, and faith.

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