And We’re Back… Greek Quinoa Salad w/ Honey Lemon Vinaigrette

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Hello there!  It’s been awhile…let’s see… Christmas, lots of traveling, New Years, school, lunches to pack, RUF, bible studies, hanging out with students, dinner parties with friends, birthdays… The weeks have flown by between November and now.  I feel like our house has been full and my crock pot and oven have not stopped cookin… 

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Harvest Chicken Quinoa Soup

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Fall is in the air around here!  We came back from our RUF Fall Retreat at Camp Greystone this weekend and when we returned to Lexington, our weather had taken a turn towards cooler temperatures…Praise the Lord!  I love Fall and all of the recipes and cookin that comes with it.  So to kick off the… 

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Quinoa Caprese Bake

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A couple of weeks back I made this wonderful Fiesta Quinoa Casserole by Cooking Quinoa.  Our family devoured it and thought wouldn’t it be great to make a caprese version with mozzarella, tomatoes and fresh basil.  I took the base of her recipe and made it my own.  For me, there are few combos better… 

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Kale & Orzo Minestrone

Kale & Orzo Minestrone

We had a cold front come through last night – we went from 80 degrees to 64.  Ahhhh…this is what I’m talkin about!  Spending time outside and not sweating is a top priority for me and this weather makes it possible.  It also makes today a perfect soup cookin day.  Girls are sleeping, music is… 

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In a Pinch Thursdays: 4-Ingredient Crock Pot Roast

4-Ingredient Crock Pot Roast

So I realize that having to plan and put something in your crock pot 8 hours ahead of time negates the in-a-pinchness of this recipe.  But with about 2 ounces of grocery planning energy and 5 minutes of sticking ingrediants in the crock pot at the beginning of the day, you will have yourself a… 

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