Fresh Meal Planning (1/22-1/28)

Another week, another great meal plan! This week is filled with some nice, hearty meals to fill you up and keep you warm on these chilly winter nights.  Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (1/22-1/28)”

Fresh Meal Planning (1/1-1/7)

Happy New Year! Our New Year’s Resolution is to save you time and money with more great meal plans!  Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (1/1-1/7)”

Fresh Meal Planning (12/18-12/24)

Weekly Meal Plan

Life would be boring without a bit of variety and we think dinner would be too! Luckily, we have a great variety in store for you this week meal planners! Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (12/18-12/24)”

Slow Cooker Quinoa

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I’ve thought a lot about this blog. Slow Cooker Quinoa has kind of had me stumped.

Quinoa was the subject of my first blog over two years ago. I didn’t want to go down that same research based path again. I’ve already told you about its origins and stellar nutritious powers. Also, I don’t do a whole lot of crock pot cooking anymore. Crock pots and slow cookers are a great appliance when preparing food for families and pot lucks. Cooking for one and crock pots don’t really go together.

I have a small 1.5 quart crock pot that is a pretty, bright yellow, so I pulled it out and set it on my kitchen counter hoping its cheery look would inspire me. It didn’t. So I left. It was a beautiful, sunny Saturday in October with temperatures hitting the low seventies, not a day to be inside making up recipes. Also it was a perfect day to work on my biggest project.

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