Quinoa Salad

You may recall the quinoa and carrots mentioned in my last post. I had cooked more than was needed for that dish and there was plenty left for a couple subsequent meals.   The next day some of the precooked quinoa and carrot was used to make a salad. Ingredients added to the precooked quinoa … More Quinoa Salad

Jicama Salad

All too often the jicama I run across are more than the two of us can consume. They can be larger than a grapefruit and as big as a cantaloupe. Jicama at every meal for a week is a bit much. As small as this one was I only used half for this salad.   … More Jicama Salad

Potato Salad With Ferment-Pickled Brussels Sprouts – No Mayo

There are actually a couple other lactobacillus fermented items besides Brussels sprouts in this salad. The ingredients for this no mayo potato salad were: boiled red potatoes ferment-pickled Brussels sprouts ferment-pickled cucumber vinegar pickled ivy gourd / tindora ferment-pickled pearl onions red bell pepper dressing I didn’t salt the main ingredients because some of the … More Potato Salad With Ferment-Pickled Brussels Sprouts – No Mayo

Sprouted Green Chickpea Nuggets & Salad With Sprouted Peanuts

It is easier to explain what they are not than what they are. They are not vada/vadai nor are they falafel, but they are somewhere in the vicinity. A couple days ago I started some green chickpeas sprouting with the intention of using them to make falafel.   I ground the sprouted chickpeas adding a little … More Sprouted Green Chickpea Nuggets & Salad With Sprouted Peanuts

Green Bean Salad

Green beans were on the menu for the holidays but languished forgotten in the refrigerator, never making it from refrigerator to pot to table. I used a few of them with mushrooms, eggs and bread in this morning’s individual breakfast casseroles. The rest of the green beans needed to be used pronto, so I put … More Green Bean Salad

Quinoa Salad

We frequently lose our internet connection (DSL) but usually just for 20 or 30 minutes. We’ve been without internet since this morning and have been told the area-wide outage may not be fixed until late Friday. I’ve discovered I can use internet on my computer through my cellphone. Yipee! I’m going to rush through this … More Quinoa Salad