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Quinoa and Sweet Potatoes

Recipe: Qunioa & Sweet Potatoes From: Miranda Rivera at Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Servings : 4 Prep Time : 15m Cook Time : 50m Ready In : 1:10 h …

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5 Easy & Healthy Upgrades for Your Salads

Bored with your regular platter of lettuce, tomato and cucumber? How about adding more color, texture, flavor and nutrition value to your salads with these simple additions: Brown rice: Toss in ¼ t…

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Killer Combo – Quinoa, Sweet Corn, Feta & Fresh Herbs

This salad is a new favorite and I wanted to tell you about it before sweet corn season ends. It's delicious and easy to make, especially if you've got some leftover grilled corn lying around. It also…

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7 Whole Grains to Add to Your Diet

While many people steer clear of whole grains, they'd do well to give them a second look. The average person eats refined grain products like white flour and white rice and avoids whole grains like t…

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How to Keep Your Quinoa Consumption Ethical

If you follow sustainable food news, chances are you ran across some stories recently about quinoa that made your heart a little bit sad. The gist of the narrative is that because people in wealthy we…

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10 Healthy Picnic Food Ideas

Now that days are getting warmer, most people will be heading outdoors to parks and beaches to spend time with friends and family. Here are 10 great healthy picnic food ideas to take along to keep peo…

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10 Vegan Superfood Recipes

When you think of superfoods, you probably picture exotic, expensive, hard-to-find ingredients like acai or or goji berries, but there are plenty of superfoods available at the regular old grocery sto…

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15 Healthy & Unique Whole Grain Breakfasts

  By now, you probably know all of the benefits of whole grains: a decreased risk of certain types of cancer, strokes, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, just to name a few. But are you really ge…

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Quinoa Cakes

A great fun way to eat quinoa; these cakes are delicious and not hard to make. They’re good plain or with the pesto sauce on top (see sauce recipe at bottom.)  Adding avocados is tasty too.  Salsa …

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11 Gluten-Free Grains

More and more people are realizing that they either have celiac disease, or gluten sensitivity, or just don't do well on wheat. This at first seems overwhelming since wheat is everywhere in our cul…

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