Spinach Quinoa Salad with Candied Pecans

Spinach Quinoa Salad with Candied Pecans

There’s salad and then there’s SALAD – you know, the one that shouts rather than whispers? The one you want MORE of…the salad that has that little something extra to take it over the top. That’s this salad, Spinach Quinoa Salad with Candied Pecans.

Spinach Quinoa Salad with Candied Pecans

Spinach Quinoa Salad with Candied Pecans

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Bosc Pears with Balsamic Reduction

Bosc Pears with Balsamic Reduction

I love to bake, especially for special occasions – I’ll pull out my magazines, watch the shows, leaf through cookbooks for weeks before a Holiday, anticipating making glorious desserts.¬† But for everyday – well, I’m still trying to lose those same pounds, and I like to keep things simple AND frugal.¬†Still, though, sometimes you just want a little sumpin, sumpin.

Bosc Pears with Balsamic Reduction

Bosc Pears with Balsamic Reduction

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