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Quinoa chicken salad recipe on the Full Circle Good Food Life blog.

Quinoa Chicken Salad

This delicious and simple quinoa chicken salad recipe is the perfect quick lunch. With healthy quinoa mixed right in, use this chicken salad on a sandwich, on a bed of greens… Continue

10 Myths about Superfoods on the Full Circle Good Food Life blog.

10 Myths About Superfoods

By Jay Wiener Founder & CEO, WeightZone Factor Kale, quinoa, wheat grass, chocolate, wine, coffee, coconut water, et cetera, et cetera. What do the exaggerated claims about these superfoods have… Continue


Pomegranate Quinoa Pilaf Recipe

Crunchy, tart pomegranate seeds add texture and flavor to this simple quinoa pilaf. Want to peel a pomegranate without blasting seeds all over the place? Get a large bowl of… Continue

Quinoa, Cashew and Chicken Salad Recipe

With the summer heat coming on strong, cool meals like this that are easy to transport lakeside, poolside or whatever water source your flocking to, are a delight. Especially with… Continue

Roasted Corn, Quinoa and Kale Salad Recipe

I’ll tell you right off the bat that this is by no means a traditional “recipe” or specific instructions. I know it looks like it is, and you’re welcome to… Continue

Cranberry Protein Salad

Two Non-Traditional Ways to use Traditional Thanksgiving Ingredients

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. It’s the time of year we start thinking about friends, family and of course food. For some, there can be a bit of trepidation… Continue

Quinoa, Corn and Tomatillo Salad

PrintQuinoa, Corn and Tomatillo Salad IngredientsFor dressing: 3 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/4 cup cilantro leaves 2 1/2 tbsp light vinegar, champagne or rice wine 1/4 cup… Continue

5 Ways Eating Quinoa Can Improve Your Health

As I find myself constantly on the hunt for the perfect pair to my favorite seasonal flavors—and this time of year, especially, I’m craving vitamin rich, full-flavored meals to get… Continue

Whole Grains

The Great Grain Debate

  The status of grain in the modern diet is debated as if it held a place in office: should it be impeached from our dietary guidelines, should we use… Continue

Red Quinuoa with Cremini Mushrooms and Arugula

About the sauerkraut – turns out its much easier than I thought and though it takes some time its all in the subtlety. I’m going to run a few test… Continue