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Stuffed Peppers with Quinoa

Stuffed Peppers with Quinoa

I have three words for you: Quinoa Stuffed Peppers …I know! When I read those three words together, I was so inspired to make this dish! It does, however, take a bit of labor to prepare this dish. I found it to be fun though! First I sliced four bell peppers in half, and removed … Continue reading

Musings on Two Easy Dinners

Musings on Two Easy Dinners

Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Butternut Squash Finding this recipe for roast chicken with potatoes and butternut squash from Cooking Light was the inspiration for this super-easy weeknight dinner. To save a little cooking time, and to reduce the quantity, I instead used two chicken breasts instead of roasting a whole chicken, for two. Seasonings … Continue reading

Quinoa with Dried Cherries and Pistachios

Quinoa with Dried Cherries and Pistachios

Quinoa is something I’ve eaten only a couple times before, and something that I have never cooked myself, until this week. Quinoa (which is commonly referred to as a whole grain but is actually a seed!) -  seems to be one of the “in” foods of the moment and for good reason. It is basically … Continue reading