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Lebanese Quinoa Tabouli

Written on January 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM, by

TabouliOne of my all time favorite middle eastern salads. Fresh and lively. 2 cups Parsley chopped (1 lg bunch) 3/4 cup chopped cherry tomatoes 1/4 cup chopped red onion 1/3 long english cuc, diced 1 cup cooked Quinoa Juice of one lemon (I use Meyer Lemon) 1/4 cup Olive Oil Epicure’s Chili Garlic Sea Salt  Continue Reading »

Sauteed Parsnips and Onions

Written on May 15, 2013 at 4:51 PM, by

Sauteed Parsnip and Onions, www.danakayal.comThis is a yummy side dish and really easy, it cooks in the background while you’re doing other things. 1 lg onion, sliced 1 Tbsp Butter 2 lg Parsnips Green Onions Epicure’s 4 Pepper Blend Epicure’s Chili Garlic Salt Saute your onion in butter over med-low heat until carmelized.  While onions are cooking cut parnips  Continue Reading »

Broccoli and Zucchini Stir Fry

Written on May 9, 2013 at 4:18 PM, by

Broccoli & Zucchini Stir-Fry, www.danakayal.comHere’s my attempt to use up more of my Urban Harvest bin of produce before the other one comes tomorrow!! Coconut Oil 1 lg Shallot, minced 1 big bunch Broccoli 1 Med Zucchini, cubed Epicure’s Vegetable Seasoning Toss minced shallot into wok with Coconut oil and start cooking.  Chop off your Broccoli Stems, peel off  Continue Reading »

21DSD – Day 2 + Pesto Balsamic Dressing – WOW!!

Written on April 2, 2013 at 10:10 PM, by

Pesto Balsamic Dressing on Roasted VegOMG, 10:32am and I was crashing.  Yawning so big tears were pouring down my face.  My back was also aching so I want to lie down for 20mins….  felt better after the coconut and tea kicked in. What I ate today: 8am – handful of Macadamia nuts while driving daughter to school 9am – 2  Continue Reading »

21DSD – L2, Day 1 + Lemon Garlic Dinosaur Kale

Written on April 1, 2013 at 9:28 PM, by

Lemon Garlic Kale. www.danakaya.comSo today was day one. The 21 Day Sugar Detox (http://the21daysugardetox NULL.com/) has 3 levels.  I’m doing Level 2 which would be a Lacto-Paleo or Primal Level. Yesterday I got rid of the things that tempt me.  Some went in the garbage, many went in my mouth.  Sigh.  When I got up I weighed and  Continue Reading »