Its funny, when I was a kid I used to complain because I swear we ate rice and beans at least 5 days a week. Rice and beans is just one of those side dishes that is easy to make and can literally be served with any type of meat prepared in any way.
arroz con habichuelas - Puerto rican style— I can eat this every day. ( Arroz con Habichuelas: Great as a main course or serve as a side. Roasted chicken, avocados and tostones or platanos maduros (seen here) add up to a perfect meal) recipe included