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Mexican Quinoa Salad

Mexican Quinoa Salad

Since DC3’s arrival I’ve been trying to make my life easier when it comes to meal prep, so I’ve been looking for some interesting salads that are easy to make, I can eat at home, DH can take to work

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Posted in 2014, Light Meals, Packed Lunch, Starter, Vegan, Vegetarian

Curried Red Lentil Soup with Chickpeas and Quinoa

Curried Red Lentil Soup with Chickpeas and Quinoa

I thought this soup looked very tasty, and with lentils, chickpeas & quinoa in it, it must be hearty & wholesome! I missed out the chilli sauce as I was making it for the kids, and DD1 (4.5) can be

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Posted in 2013, Main Meal, Vegan, Vegetarian

Quinoa Salad

Quinoa Salad

DD1(4.5) has recently decided she adores the wonder-food quinoa, so I’ve been searching out some suitable recipes for her to try. I made a few changes to this recipe┬áto make it a bit more acceptable to her, mainly omitting the

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Posted in 2013, Light Meals, Packed Lunch, Vegan, Vegetarian

Quinoa Veg Bites

Quinoa Veg Bites

DD1(4.5) has recently decided that she LOVES Quinoa, so I have been googling to find recipes for us to try. (In case you didn’t know, Quinoa contains all of the essential amino acids, making it a “complete protein”) I’ve also

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Posted in 2013, Finger Food, Light Meals

Quinoa Bites

I love quinoa, so thought these little bites would be perfect for the girls tea. DD2 (1.4) loved them, but then she loves eating everything, but DD1 (3.10) wouldn’t eat them as they had “hoops” (quinoa) in <sigh> Ingredients 2

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Posted in Light Meals, Vegetarian

Quinoa Burgers

Saw these here & thought they looked yummy… Ingredients 190g uncooked quinoa 230ml water 100g grated vegetarian cheese 125g cottage cheese 1 medium carrot, finely grated (OR 1 cup shredded zucchini, squeezed dry) 3 free range eggs 3 tablespoons all

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Posted in Vegetarian

Spinach, Potato & Leek Curry

This was the first curry DD ever had ­čÖé From “Baby & Child Vegetarian Recipes” by Carol Timperley.  She suggests serving with naan or pitta bread and yogurt, but we just had rice.  I thought I might try chucking a

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Posted in Main Meal, Vegetarian

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