Tag Archives: Quinoa

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Quick, easy, healthy, and delicious. For me, these are are words that describe the perfect meal. I very much enjoy cooking, but after a long day at work, I don’t necessarily want to stand over an oven for an hour or two. Protein and nutrient rich, and a great replacement for the unhealthier carbs, this […]

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One-Pot Mexican Style Quinoa

I have a love hate relationship with take out Mexican food. Be it a taco from Chipotle, a quesodilla from Qdoba, or a burrito from Panchero’s, it’s a warm, cheesy, meaty, loving relationship at first, followed by a lethargic, heavy, hate relationship about half an hour later. So imagine my surprise when I came across […]

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Cranberry Pecan Quinoa Salad with Honey-Orange Dressing

This salad is packed with cranberries, pecans, and a delicious honey orange dressing. The toasted pecans and quinoa give it a nice nutty flavor, but the dressing sweetens it up a bit. Pair with some salmon or chicken for a healthy, well-rounded meal. It’s best to let the quinoa marinate with the dressing in the […]

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