Quinoa

Cocomama Foods Quinoa Cereal ~ A Review & Kickstarter Campaign

May 6, 2014
cocomama

Cocomama Foods is a company started by Sara Gragnolati, who in 2008, discovered she had food allergies.  Unsatisfied with the gluten-free products on the market, Sara was on a mission to find gluten-free products that appealed to her taste buds.  During her search, she discovered grains such as quinoa and amaranth, and wondered why very few packaged foods […]

Pereg Natural Gourmet Food ~ A Review

October 27, 2013
Pereg Quinoa with Vegetables

About 2 months ago, I discovered Pereg Natural Gourmet Food quinoa in the gourmet food section of my local TJMaxx.  The picture on their quinoa with vegetable box looked so appealing, I decided to read the ingredients.  The ingredients consisted of quinoa, bell peppers, potatoes, raisins, spices, herbs, salt, carrots, roasted onions, and tomatoes.  It […]

Cheesy Quinoa Bites ~ Bento #110

August 12, 2013
Cheesy Quinoa Bites

I love packing healthy lunches for myself and my kids.  Quinoa is one of those grains that is very versatile, and can be added to numerous dishes.  It is considered a “superfood” since it is high in both fiber and protein. During my quinoa series, I posted several meals using quinoa as the main ingredient. […]

Revved Up Quinoa Veggie Bowl ~ Clean Eating Day 3 ~ Bento #101

June 3, 2013
Quinoa Veggie Bowl

I have a TINY chest deep freezer. I absolutely hate it, but really can’t see a need to get anything bigger. So I’ll continue to complain about it. Well today I went to store, and stocked up on some frozen items. Opened up my refrigerator freezer…FULL!!! Ventured over to look into my chest freezer…FULL!!! Can […]