Tag Archives: quinoa

Citrus-Chia Quinoa & Lentil Salad

Citrus-Chia Quinoa & Lentil Salad

Salads are satisfying, but usually they’re missing a key nutrition component: protein. To turn leafy greens into a meal, you could add chopped chicken, chickpeas or another salad-compatible protein source. Or, drizzle on a dressing that eliminates ex ...
3 Tips for a GMO-Free Thanksgiving

3 Tips for a GMO-Free Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a fabulous holiday. Not only does it encourage us to be grateful for the cornucopia of blessings we have in our lives, but it also fosters a sense of community and giving to others. Then there’s the food. The Thanksgiving fare usually ...
Vegetarian Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili

Vegetarian Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili

Bean chilis are a hearty and tasty way to beat autumn shivers, but even the spiciest batch can be a little boring, texture-wise. To capture the comforting chewiness of classic meat recipes, try mixing in some quinoa – a naturally gluten-free favorite ...
Tropical Salmon With Homemade Honey-Mustard Glaze

Tropical Salmon With Homemade Honey-Mustard Glaze

Hot pretzels, chicken tenders, egg rolls—these finger-food favorites wouldn’t be the same without a dunk in honey mustard. But you haven’t met this tangy-sweet sauce’s true match until it’s been paired with pineapple and drenched over a thick-cut sal ...
Cherry-Pistachio & Chicken Quinoa Salad

Cherry-Pistachio & Chicken Quinoa Salad

So much quinoa, so few prep ideas. Sound familiar? If you’ve bought a box of this nutty-tasting, ancient grain and aren’t sure what to do after fluffing the finished potful with a fork, let this recipe lead the way. Stir in chewy cherries, tender pis ...
Banana Maple Crunch Muffins

Banana Maple Crunch Muffins

As much as my kids love cereal, getting them to try what they think is a boring bowl of granola has been a bit of a challenge. But in the grand tradition of modern mothers, I’ve figured out creative and delicious ways to introduce them to this slight ...