Monthly Archives: January 2014

Quinoa and Chia Seed Tofu Bowl

  According to my health-nut mom, white rice is basically sugar. We’re all conditioned to think that rice is healthy but I guess it’s not. Replacing white rice (even just once in a while) with wild rice, red rice, or … Continue reading

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Wild Rice and Roast Chicken SUPER Salad!

Here’s a brand new yummy and healthy recipe that’s been a weekly staple at my house since the beginning of the new year. It’s inspired by a couple recipes in my new Ottolenghi cookbook; I’m also trying to replace white … Continue reading

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It’s time to discover Jerusalem Artichokes

  They’re really not like artichokes at all…They’re more like potatoes, really delicious potatoes with a rich and intriguing flavor. It’s an earthy root vegetable and according to wikipedia it’s a part of the sunflower! Who knew? Here’s a recipe … Continue reading

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