Christmassy Quinoa

I thought I would enter a little contest through Kitchen Play this month + came up with a Christmassy Quinoa Salad! The sponsor for December’s contest is My Spice Sage + substitutions / creativity to deviate from the original suggested recipe was encouraged! Thanks! Christmassy Quinoa (yields 2-4 servings) Ingredients 2 cups cooked quinoa 1 {Read More…}

Look what’s cookin’

Time for the other white meat: pork! I seasoned up some pork tenderloins with onion, pepper, paprika, garlic powder, and jerk seasoning. I actually was the griller this time and they turned out delicious! Paired with applesauce with cinnamon and a side salad of organic greens with herbs, diced tomato, a sprinkle of mozzarella cheese, {Read More…}

Kid Friendly Meals: Week 1

Recently I was asked by my friend for a weeks worth of dinner meals that meet the following criteria: kid friendly, healthy, somewhat ready-to-eat, easy to prepare, and can purchase all the ingredients on the weekend. Sound like a tall order? I was up for the challenge! Day 1: Taco Night Suggested Fixings: ground turkey, {Read More…}