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The BEST Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes!

November 28, 2014
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Happy Thanksgiving & happy LEFTOVERS! Hope you had a wonderful holiday. This Sunday I’ll be sharing a selection of these recipes on the NBC Weekend Show! If you can tune in fabulous! My segment time is 8:20am EST. If not I’ll have the link to share with you soon…. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. […]

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Quinoa “Mac” & Cheese

June 30, 2014
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Happy Monday! Hope you had a super weekend. I was all festive at the Telluride Wine Festival & it was ahhhhhmazing! We had perfect bluebird weather & lots of fun people in town to celebrate summer & wine. I came up with this Quinoa “Mac” & Cheese last week when I was in Beaver Creek. It was a […]

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Quinoa Salad with Kale, Chicken, Chickpeas & Bacon

May 26, 2014
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Howdy! I hope you are having a nice long weekend. Today (Memorial Day) we honor & pay great respect to those who have given there lives to serve & protect our beautiful land. A heartfelt & sincere thank you to our military & their loved ones. Today (and everyday) I give thanks to them. Here […]

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Raspberry Lovers Quinoa Breakfast

May 21, 2014
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I scream, you scream we all scream for this….Raspberry Lovers Quinoa Breakfast. OK, so what if that doesn’t rhyme. I’m just really excited about this recipe! Lets make some sweet quinoa…

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Roasted Golden Beet & Carrot Soup with Quinoa

April 16, 2014
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Hi folks! I have a simple soul warming soup for you today. This Roasted Golden Beet & Carrot Soup with Quinoa is super easy to prepare & very nourishing. This soup is warming in the chilly months & it’s exactly what the Easter bunny craves (carrots), therefore great for warmer months too!

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Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl

March 17, 2014
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Looking for a tasty lunch or dinner that you can easily pack in your lunchbox too? This Spicy Sriracha Chicken & Quinoa Bowl will warm you up on feisty winter days. It will provide you with great flavors & energy any time of year though! Adjust the level of spice with more or less Sriracha sauce. […]

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Quinoa & Veggies Lunchbox Power Salad

January 8, 2014
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Aren’t salads even more fun when the veggies are cut into bite sized shapes? In my Matchstick Quinoa & Veggies Power Salad all of the flavors combine perfectly with an Asian style sesame dressing. This is a healthy, vegan take on sesame noodles.

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50+ AMAZING Cranberry Recipes | Round-Up

November 19, 2013
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I mention time & time again how much I LOVE cranberries. Well I have crawled the web to indulge my obsession (and hopefully yours!)

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Shitake Mushroom & Pepperoni Quinoa

September 27, 2013
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Sometimes I have a fridge & pantry full of random ingredients. It can be both stressful and liberating at the same time. The other night I was starving and had no game plan. I had a lot of shitake mushrooms, plenty of pepperoni and quinoa at the ready. This is what I ended up with…my […]

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Quinoa & Chickpea Salad – Project LunchBox

September 8, 2013
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Hello there! On Friday I had to share a cocktail to kick off the weekend ~ so I owe ya a lunchbox. Last week I went on a field trip with my daughters class. A really fun historical tour of our awesome town! She packed her lunch (The Worlds Greatest PB&J) & I packed this […]

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Blueberry Quinoa

August 28, 2013
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Looking for a great new breakfast, brunch or snack? Great! Blueberry Quinoa is here to make your day. Yes, something soooooo simple is really that good. GREAT actually…

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Strawberries n’ Cream Quinoa Porridge

March 18, 2013
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This is an interesting time of year. We straddle crisp, cold winter days with wisps of spring teasers. With all this weather confusion my tastebuds are sure all over the place. One minute I crave hearty rustic soul warming foods. The next I crave lighter salads and sunnier fare. I came up with this Strawberries […]

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Sweet Dumpling Squash with Quinoa, Bacon & Cheese

January 14, 2013
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Do you ever buy produce simply because you like it’s name ~ because it has super pretty zebra stripes? Any food that is called “sweet dumpling” is essential in my book. How cute are these squash? Not to mention they are oh so tasty. To keep you satisfied I stuffed ‘em with all kinds of greatness: […]

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Acorn Squash Quinoa Breakfast Porridge

January 11, 2013
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“Porridge” oh how I love thee. I have never actually used the word porridge on Family Fresh Cooking. Such a comforting word…it’s got a cold weather, huggy, rustic food kinda vibe. Perhaps it’s the Goldilocks and the Three Bears thing ~ bears and people love that porridge. Do you think theirs is made with oats […]

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Thanksgiving in a Jar!

November 23, 2012
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Hopefully you guys survived Thanksgiving with grins, giggles, memories and lots of leftovers! Sometimes I enjoy post celebration feasts even more than the big day. Thanksgiving in a jar is simple to prepare.  All you really need to do is make a Big Batch of quinoa. If you all ready have my Quinoa Stuffing prepared […]

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