Posts Tagged ‘meal’

Creamy Quinoa

Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Quinoa "Risotto"

Quinoa "Risotto"

Creamy Quinoa (“Risotto”)

Adapted from The Healthiest Meals on Earth

I was pleasantly surprised by the texture and taste of this dish.  I really wasn’t expecting it to be like risotto, and in all actuality, it’s not.  However, my husband even commented that it was a bit like risotto, without even seeing the recipe name.  Cooking the grain in extra liquid helps make it more creamy and the grains kind of stick together, making it easier to eat.  I liked the addition of the various vegetables and legumes, which turns quinoa into a one-pot meal.
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One Week Meal Plan

Friday, February 25th, 2011
Sweet Buttered Turnips

Sweet Buttered Turnips

Meal Plan

Here’s another lunch and dinner meal plan for one week, for two people.  Again if you are cooking for more you can easily double the ingredients/recipes.  There are some tips and suggestions included for utilizing leftovers.
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One Week Meal Plan

Friday, February 4th, 2011
Risotto with Shrimp and Asparagus

Risotto with Shrimp and Asparagus

Meal Plan

Here’s another lunch and dinner meal plan for one week, for two people.  Again if you are cooking for more you can easily double the ingredients/recipes.  There are some tips and suggestions included for utilizing leftovers.  Remember when making salad to keep for leftovers, keep the dressing separate and add it right before eating.
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One Week Meal Plan

Friday, January 28th, 2011
Spring Lettuces with Oranges and Pistachios

Spring Lettuces with Oranges and Pistachios

Here’s another lunch and dinner meal plan for one week, for two people.  Again if you are cooking for more you can easily double the ingredients/recipes.  There are some tips and suggestions included for utilizing leftovers.  Remember when making salad to keep for leftovers, keep the dressing separate and add it right before eating.
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