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Easy Quinoa & Butternut Squash Salad #GetWellMichelle

<b>Salad</b><p>Prepare red quinoa according to package directions.<p>Peel and cube a small butternut squash, toss with a couple tablespoons of olive oil, and …

Here's How To Pack 5 Make-Ahead Healthy Lunches

Before you pack the lunches, you should take a look at the whole 5-day lunch plan! Learn more here.

Recipes

Quinoa Cakes - iFOODreal - Healthy Family Recipes

★★★★★<p>5 from 2 reviews<p>Quinoa Cakes Recipe with sun-dried tomato and feta cheese, crispy on the outside, soft and moist inside quinoa patties.<p><b>Prep …

How to make the roasted butternut squash with dukkah from Moruno. It doubles as dessert.

Our restaurant critic, Jonathan Gold, has stated on more than one occasion that we have entered the age of the roasted vegetable. This is no more evident than at two newish Venice restaurants, Nyesha Arrington's Leona and Josiah Citrin's Charcoal, which both feature them, and now at Moruno, the new …

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Orange and root vegetable salad

• Preheat the oven to gas 6, 200°C, fan 180°C. Arrange the pepper, fennel and carrots on a baking tray and toss with the olive oil and some seasoning. …

Warm Spiced Cauliflower and Chickpea Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

This is one of my favorite suppers, although there’s nothing that says you can’t serve this as a vegetable side as part of a more conventional meal. …

Fennel Apple Salad Recipe

"A simple, refreshing, savory-sweet salad. Thinly sliced fennel is tossed with apple, orange, herbs and an orange- Dijon vinaigrette. Would pair …

Healthy recipes that actually taste good

Forget fads such as the Sirt diet and the Pegan plan. These recipes are full of vegetables, protein, wholegrains and fruit – and there isn’t a green juice in sight<p>You know what’s even more depressing than going back to work after a fortnight in your pyjamas drinking Baileys? Going back to work on a …

Lunch Recipe: Warm Chickpea Salad with Cumin & Garlic

Heat the olive oil in a heavy skillet (cast iron is nice) over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add the cumin seeds and crushed red pepper and cook …

Fresh Citrus and Cranberry Salad

Login to rate this recipe.<p>Makes: 8 servings<br>• Prep 25 mins<br>• Chill 1 hr<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries, thawed<br>• 4 oranges<br>• 2 stalks celery, …

My Favorite Sesame Noodles Recipe

"This recipe for sesame noodles is one I've created through trial and error. It combines green onions, peanut butter and sesame oil for a wonderfully …

5 Hearty Salads That Are Outrageously Delicious

Salads don't always need to be starters or sides. These crave-worthy salads will take center stage at meal time -- and no one will leave the table hungry, I assure you.<p>Salads don't always need to be starters or sides. These crave-worthy salads will take center stage at meal time -- and no one will …

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Hearty, Healthy Vegetarian Recipes That Everyone Will Love

Here are three recipes for vegans, vegetarians, or anyone looking for something healthy to make for dinner tonight. These recipes feature tofu, tempeh, and seitan -- something for all different tastes and different diets. Even better, they are easy on the budget, good for you, and good for the …

Dinner Tonight: Carrot, Sweet Potato, and Red Lentil Soup

What makes a weeknight meal great? How about one that's little spicy, full of vegetables, and takes under an hour to prepare? Plus, if you're anything like us, you'll take any excuse to add a spoonful of yogurt to as many dishes as possible (bonus points if you use up all of your last yogurt dregs).<p>…

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7 Crazy-Delicious Fall Salads You're Going To Love

<i>By Lisa Kolb</i><p>When you think of salad, you typically think of summertime, right? Well, the arrival of crisp fall weather and PSL season doesn't mean …

Readers’ recipe swap: winter salads | Eve O’Sullivan

We asked for assurance that there is life for the salad beyond the summer months, and you delivered a veritable veg box of ideas ...<p>... and next time we’d like to see your recipes that use <b>coconut milk.</b> Email your suggestions to recipes@theguardian.com or upload your recipes to …

The Salad That Makes Kidney Beans Cool

<i>Give kidney beans a chance.</i><p><i>I could really go for some kidney beans right now</i> is a thing that no one has said, ever. (I have never said it, have you? And if you have, are you sure it wasn’t part of a nightmare?)<p>Kidney beans are the picked-last kids at recess, left—awkward and standing alone—after …

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Easy Tahini and Soba Noodle Salad

Soba noodle salads are one of those meals–like curries, grain salads, and tofu scrambles–that I’ve got on my list of super speedy dinner options for …

7 fantastic salad dressings you should make today

<i>Having salad dressing on hand can turn an ordinary meal into something extraordinary. Dressings are very easy to mix up at home and can be made in</i> …

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Cap Sleeve Lattice Top

Main Color (MC): 2 (2, 3) skeins of MadelineTosh’s Tosh Sport, 100% superwash merino wool. I used the color Silver Fox.<p>NOTE: Unfortunately, we no …

34 Adorable Things To Do With Leftover Bits Of Yarn

Busting stashes, taking names.

Crafting

New (Free!) Biggo Patterns

Are you feeling a slight change in the air these days? Even though we have a couple more weeks of summer, it’s definitely feeling a bit more like …

Skinny Vegetarian Lasagna Recipe

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Owl Ornaments

Here it is! I finally finished writing up the pattern for my owl ornaments. They are pretty quick and easy and they turn out cute every …

Free Knitting Pattern: Manos Maxima Bias Scarf

The Lovable Magic Loop

The magic loop method for circular knitting one of my favorite skills to teach. Not only is it easy to master, but it can actually save time and …

A Zesty Herbed Salad For People Who Hate Lettuce

It's flavorful, colorful and easy to make.<p>Sometimes, it feels as if there are only so many ways to brighten up a boring salad. An unusual ingredient here, a crazy concoction of dressing there -- it's different, but it's not <i>really</i> different enough to be exciting. Enter this super-fresh …