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Category Archives: meatless monday
I love taking pasta salads for my lunches during the week – they are typically good hot or cold, and make for a very satisfying lunch. Plus, they typically have your grains, vegetables, and protein all rolled in to one delicious meal! This one got … Continue reading
Lately, I’ve been craving strawberry shortcake. I imagine it’s because strawberry season is in full swing here. Everywhere you look, there are plump juicy strawberries that don’t cost an arm and a leg! My daughter actually likes the cheap little … Continue reading
I love it when I find a great tofu marinade – tofu does such a great job of soaking up flavors, the marinade is really important. This is a sweet-spicy combo that will have you munching on bites of tofu … Continue reading
Gardein sent me some coupons for some free product recently – that made me happy because I just love their products! This time, I tried making something new and different. I was impressed with the chick’n strips, and will definitely … Continue reading
Made with vegetables and whole grain quinoa, this dish is highly-nutritious and makes a delicious picnic or potluck dish. Even better, it’s simple to throw together! Ingredients 3 cups cooked quinoa (1 cup uncooked) 1/3 cup diced red onion 1 … Continue reading
This is a great stir-fry to take for lunches. It reheats very well! I love adding mangos to dishes when they are in season here. They’re a bit of a pain to slice, but their flavor can’t be beat! The … Continue reading
I don’t know about you, but I LOVE cooking with avocados. They lend a great richness to almost any dish! I like to call them nature’s mayo – and they definitely taste a lot better than mayo in my opinion! … Continue reading
Now that the weather is cooling off again, it’s a perfect time to try this warming curry. The sweet potatoes break down a lot, forming a thick and hearty sauce. Ingredients: 1/2 large sweet onion, chopped 1 -2 teaspoon olive … Continue reading
We rarely eat fast food, but occasionally we’ll either be busy or on the road and eat at a fast food place – especially for breakfast. One of my favorite places to go is Sonic, because they make it so … Continue reading
Now that I’m working full time, I’ve been trying to come up with some quick and easy lunch ideas. Fortunately for me, I had the opportunity to review Sabra Hummus, which I love and it gave me a great lunch … Continue reading