Tag: healthy side dish

Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

[ 3 ] January 20, 2014 |

  I think I love this recipe for Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes because it includes all of my favorite foods in one serving. These stuffed sweet potatoes make an easy meal for a quick weeknight dinner.   This particular recipe has a Mexican flair, with the black beans, cumin, and cilantro. But you could […]

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Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings

Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings

[ 4 ] November 23, 2013 |

Food is such a seasonal thing, and even though squash is available in every season, it still reminds me of fall. This recipe for Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash Rings makes an elegant and healthy fall side dish. Acorn squash is easy to recognize; it looks like a giant acorn. It’s one of the most popular winter […]

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Baby Bok Choy with Honey and Prosciutto

Baby Bok Choy with Honey and Prosciutto

[ 2 ] August 30, 2012 |

This mild member of the cabbage family is delectable. Bok choy has fleshy white stems and green leaves, both of which are good in stir fries. To keep the freshness of this delicate vegetable, it is better to cook it al dente   The sweetness of the honey complement very well the saltiness of the […]

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Mexicali Millet Salad

Mexicali Millet Salad

[ 0 ] September 26, 2011 |

  I began eating whole grains, few years ago. Since then, I have expanded my pantry with a variety of whole grains. Millet is one of them. Millet is one of the oldest foods know to humans and possibly the first cereal grain to be used for domestic purposes. Millet is a major crop in […]

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