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Salad in a Jar

Jarred salads are hardly a new idea, but certainly a smart one! Only your imagination will limit you. I like the combination of greens, seeds, fruit and grains. 185 more words


Farro and Oatmeal Porridge

Most mornings I make myself a smoothie for breakfast. On very cold mornings, I’m not always craving an icy drink, but instead I’m craving a creamy, steamy bowl of warmth. 274 more words

Dairy Free

Coconut Quinoa Granola

As the snow falls gently outside, I’m inside making some warm and nutty granola. A wonderful ginger and coconut aroma has wafted upstairs and I hear “mom, it smells so good”! 196 more words

Gluten Free

Red Quinoa with Spinach and Dried Cherries

I’ve had a minor obsession with dried cherries lately. And by lately, I mean the last year. When I was in Chicago visiting my aunt last year, she offered me a huge bag of some dried cherries that she’d gotten at a farmer’s market (or something like that, I can’t remember!).  324 more words