Quinoa with Cranberries and Kale #Thanksgiving

This dish is easy to make and comes together quickly.  It can serve as both a main dish or a side, so it’s great to have at your Thanksgiving table when you have a mix of vegetarians and meat eaters!  This also is great to stuff inside baked sweet potatoes or acorn squash if you’re […]

Mexican Quinoa Salad #vegan

Made from fresh 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 clove garlic, crushed 3/8 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh parsley 1/4 […]

Mexican Quinoa Salad

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 clove garlic, crushed 3/8 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh parsley 1/4 cup […]

Black Bean-Quinoa Salad with Basil-Lemon Dressing

Quinoa contains more protein than any other grain. This hearty salad is great for taking for lunches during the week in the summer. It is both light and filling! Cooking the quinoa is the most time-consuming part of this, so it comes together very quickly. Eat as is, or put on top of some spinach […]

Quinoa Stuffing with Cranberries

I hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I know our family has so much to be thankful for this year – we are truly blessed! This year we spent the Holidays with my In-Laws. Brian wasn’t sure how much time off he’d get, so we wanted to stick close to home. They have […]

Quinoa with Sweet Potato and Mushrooms

I recently bought a bunch of quinoa with a friend, and since then I’ve been looking for some great new recipes.  Lately we’ve been enjoying cooler weather off and on, so this warming meal really appealed to me.  The quinoa cooks while you’re getting everything else ready, The toasted pecans smell heavenly! And that tiny […]

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