Make Ahead · Party Ideas · Recipes · Sides · Vegan/Vegetarian

Fresh Herbed Quinoa Salad with Veggies

Quinoa is magical, isn’t it?  It fills your belly but it doesn’t fill your waste-line.  Quinoa is one of those healthy grains that you can manipulate to make it your own too.  I like to cook mine in broth and add fresh herbs and veggies.  This salad is tasty at any temperature too – great for… Continue reading Fresh Herbed Quinoa Salad with Veggies

Recipes · Sides · Vegan/Vegetarian

Green Bean and Quinoa Salad with Toasted Walnuts

I love a good ol’ fashioned green bean.  Whether steam them or bake them into a casserole, green beans have always been a favorite around my household. I remember my mom would come home from work with boxes of canned corn and you guessed it, green beans.  The rural folk she worked with would sell… Continue reading Green Bean and Quinoa Salad with Toasted Walnuts