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quinoa salad with avocado lime dressing

Quinoa Salad with Avocado Lime Dressing

Every Sunday night, I plan out our food for the week. I look at our hectic schedule, determine what we have in the fridge and pantry, and cross reference with any new recipes I’ve been itching to make. We typically make one or two of our “go-to” meals in a given week, and try out a few […]

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Sweet Potato Quinoa Breakfast Skillet

My latest kitchen weapon is a cast iron pan. I’ve wanted one for years, and just days after owning my first, I went out and bought a second in a bigger size. If you don’t own a cast iron pan, or know what makes them so amazing, you’re missing out. Okay, here are some quick […]

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Beet & Almond Quinoa Pilaf

This quinoa pilaf is a great alternative to starchy and heavy sides such as rice, potatoes and pasta. It pairs well with almost any meat and is filled with robust flavour an colour. Beet & Almond Quinoa Pilaf 1 cup quinoa 1 1/2 cups chicken broth 1 tbsp olive oil 1/4 cup red onion, finely […]

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Quinoa Sushi

Quinoa Sushi

Ever since I started working at bv02 back in December 2011 I’ve become somewhat addicted to two things: Americanos, and sushi. I’m not complaining. But when you start buying both of them almost every day, it gets somewhat expensive. So I started making espressos every day before work – but I would still end up […]

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