Side Dish

Quinoa Tabbouleh

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  Hi all! Its been a really really long time since I posted a recipe (gulp, like….seriously guys, its been almost a year!). As with many of you, life has gotten really busy. In March of 2016 I went back to work full time. Previously I had been doing social media work part-time and also […]


Roasted Vegetable Quinoa

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Vegetarian doesn’t mean boring, and this Roasted Vegetable Quinoa proves it.  There are some bright and fresh flavors in this dish, and its great served warm, room temperature, or cold. Its a perfect potluck dish as it makes a hefty batch (10 cups), but if that’s too much, you can easily halve the recipe. There […]


Green Apple & Cabbage Slaw

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I love coleslaw.  Cabbage is uber healthy and packed full of fiber and nutrients.  Great way to fill up but without all the extra calories and carbs. Green Apple & Cabbage Slaw Makes 6 servings (1 1/2 cups each) Ingredients 1 granny smith apple, chopped 3 green onions, chopped 1/2 small red cabbage, sliced fine […]


Green Bean & Shallot Salad

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This is a simple a delicious side dish that I made the other night.  I was inspired by a recipe I came across in Rachael Ray magazine, but modified it to make it a bit healthier (not as much EVOO!).  If green beans seem boring to you, but you like them….you’ve GOT to try this […]


Watermelon & Feta Salad – Episode 25

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Busy But Healthy show host Kristine Fretwell shares a wonderfully refreshing summertime salad recipe.  Watermelon & Feta Salad!  Get the written out recipe—> HERE   [Translate]


Watermelon & Feta Salad

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A perfect summertime salad!  Refreshing watermelon paired with basil and feta.  The perfect salty and sweet combo in a salad.  It will be a hit at your next BBQ or potluck! Watch me demonstrate this recipe on BBHTV – Episode 25 [Translate]