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Spicy Quinoa & Corn Salad (EarthMamasWorld)

If you are looking for a quick, easy, and delicious quinoa recipe, this one is for you!  Even if you weren’t looking and simply stumbled upon this recipe I promise that you will not be disappointed.  I serve spicy quinoa and corn salad as a main dish most of the time.  It is also compliments …
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Hobo Mama: Join us for the Six Ingredient Challenge!

  Try the Six Ingredient Challenge hosted by Hobo Mama and Anktangle! We’ve completed a six-week path to eat more whole foods, guided by one simple rule: Buy foods with six ingredients or fewer. And we’re blogging about our journey on the way. This week we’re answering the question: What are your final thoughts and …
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Anktangle: Join us for the Six Ingredient Challenge!

Join the Six Ingredient Challenge hosted by Hobo Mama and Anktangle! We’re on a six-week path to eat more whole foods, guided by one simple rule: Buy foods with six ingredients or fewer. And we’re blogging about our journey on the way. This week we’re answering the question: How is the Six Ingredient Challenge going …
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Quinoa Patties

January 22nd, 2013 | Posted by Angela Roberts in Eating Real Food | Quinoa | Recipes | Vegetarian - (8 Comments)
Quinoa Patties

I love quinoa.   If you haven’t tried it yet, now is the time!   Quinoa is my favorite whole grain for more than one reason.  Quinoa takes very little time to cook and it tastes really (really) good.  I cook my quinoa in vegetable broth instead of water and it is delicious on its …
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garbanzo bean salad:  EarthMamasWorld

I splurged during many recent holiday celebrations.  I ate many foods that I typically avoid.  When I woke up this morning I was paying the price….I felt lousy.  “You are what you eat” came to mind.  I had been eating crap and that is exactly how I felt.  I knew that it was time to end my …
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Yummy Energy Juice

December 29th, 2012 | Posted by Angela Roberts in Juicing | Recipes - (0 Comments)
Energy Juice

I needed to add some pep to my step after all of the holiday hoopla so I started my day with an energy boost juice.  A friend shared the recipe from Homestead Survival.  The kids get so excited when they see me pull out our juicer, they take turns adding the fruits and veggies into the …
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Ginger Shrimp Quinoa

November 2nd, 2012 | Posted by Angela Roberts in Quinoa | Recipes | Seafood - (3 Comments)
Ginger Shrimp Quinoa

Everyone knows by now that I love quinoa.  I have really been wanting to try a spicy shrimp quinoa dish but the kiddos were requesting quinoa for dinner on this night so spicy was not an option.  I took inventory of our refrigerator and created a delicious kid friendly ginger shrimp quinoa recipe.  As with …
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Carrot Zucchini Bars

I scored a really good deal on organic zucchini this week and wanted to make a new sweet tooth recipe that I could use the zucchini in.  I headed to Pinterest and quickly found a recipe for carrot and zucchini bars.    The original recipe comes from RealMomKitchen (you should definitely check her out, she has lots of …
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We are currently learning about space and we were due for a new sensory bin.  It seems that it was the perfect time for a homemade moon sand sensory bin! Making homemade moon sand is super easy and you probably already have the two ingredients in your home.  All you do is mix up, I …
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Kale Chips

I have been hearing so many positive health benefits of kale and have been looking for ways to add it to my families diet.  If you haven’t already heard here are some of the health benefits of kale.  Kale is low in calorie, high in fiber, and has zero fat.   One cup of kale has only …
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Mini Quinoa Pizza Bites

August 27th, 2012 | Posted by Angela Roberts in Kids | Quinoa | Recipes | Vegetarian - (12 Comments)
Quinoa Pizza Bites

I feel as if I have been in a lunch rut for some time now.   Luckily, it is the back to school time of year and inspiration has been turning up all over the web!  Last week I came across a meatless Monday post at Fine and Fair for quinoa pizza bites I got really excited.  My …
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Banana Bread with Greek Yogurt

My kids love banana bread and banana muffins.  I am always trying out new banana bread recipes (whole wheat banana bread, almond flour banana bread) .  This week I had 6 super ripe bananas on the counter and a tub of greek yogurt in the fridge.  Time to create a new recipe! I have been using …
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Breadcrumb Crusted Chicken

Now that Shane has gone back to work and it is only the kids and I for dinner I resort to mostly ‘kid friendly’ recipes.   This is a meal that we eat at least weekly while Shane is away for work:  Breadcrumb crusted chicken served, mashed potatoes (with cauliflower mixed in) gravy, and green beans. …
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Jerk Mahi Mahi With Caribbean Slaw

We have been loving having Shane, AKA daddy, home for three weeks.  We had a summer blast while he was home.  We practically lived in the pool, went on field trips, and simply enjoyed being together as a family.  All good things must come to an end I guess and it was time for him …
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Cheesy Baked Ziti

My husband is home for two weeks (yay!!!).  He requested that I make an Italian dish one night for dinner.  I used to make Italian foods all of the time but have limited them to special occasions…and “daddy” being home is certainly a special occasion.  I decided to go all the way and make my …
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