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How to Stretch a Salad

To make eating our veggies a lot more interesting (both for me and Abe) I’ve been getting takeout from Lemonade. 6 salad scoops = roughly $12 – they’ve got some new seasonal flavors, including Quinoa Cauliflower Tabouli, Jicama with Thai Peanut Vinaigrette, Parsnip “Waldorf” and Swiss Salad with Celery Root/Carrot/Beets. This multi-pack, bulked up with spinach/tomatoes at home, lasts roughly

National Spinach Day

Hi, I’m a dork. While other food bloggers plan posts around popular food holidays like Pie, Waffles, and Hamburgers, I get excited about NATIONAL SPINACH DAY. I may actually be more into Spinach than any other food, melons included.  Because to be honest, I don’t like melon smoothies or melon wrapped in prosciutto or even melon cake/ice cream.  I want

Quick Quinoa Salad

I made a giant batch of quinoa the other day… …and used 2 cups of it to make this delicious salad in under a minute – steamed broccoli/carrots, leftover salad dressing (from Greenleaf Gourmet Chophouse takeout) and Coconut Bacon. Served over Baby Spinach – this has pretty much been my lunch all week. I froze the rest of the batch –