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Quinoa-Chickpea stew with carrots, tomatoes, and a hint of basil

What’s old, becomes new again: Ever since an ancient psuedograin called quinoa got catapulted into the limelight by the media touting its considerable benefits, consuming quinoa has become today’s trend, with this amazingly, healthy seed (yes, even though it may be … Continue reading

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Asian-inspired, carrot-spinach soup, and a vitamin A primer. Gluten free, vegan.

Making nutritious, delicious! Don’t be surprised if you get curious neighbors knocking on your door, enticed by the mesmerizing aroma of the fragrant lemon grass, and the unmistakable scent of Thai curry paste as it permeates your kitchen and wafts … Continue reading

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Brown rice with fennel and beans. Gluten-free, vegan.

Turn brown rice from boring to brilliant, with this easy, nutrient packed recipe! As a Registered Dietitian, I can almost predict the reaction I get from my patients when I suggest incorporating brown rice into their meals to get the … Continue reading

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