Recipes

Southwest Quinoa Salad

By On June 7, 2018

There are a few personal items that I find worth splurging on from time to time.  If I had to pick the item I am particularly passionate about, it would be handbags.… Read More

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Quinoa “Risotto” with Shrimp and Asparagus

By On March 8, 2018

I am writing while watching snowflakes fall outside.  I know it’s early March, but winter is welcome to take its leave any time.  I want to feel the warm sun on my… Read More

Recipes

Quinoa, Spinach & Artichoke Casserole

By On November 9, 2017

Is Thanksgiving really under two weeks away?  How can that be?  The Fall is whipping by isn’t it?  At least the weather is finally starting to match up with the season.  This… Read More

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Buffalo Quinoa and White Bean Burgers

By On March 10, 2016

My father was a dentist by profession.  Let’s just say there were a few disadvantages… For example, there was nary a fun “sugar cereal” box in our kitchen cabinets. No Frosted Flakes, Froot… Read More

Recipes

Quinoa Spinach & Feta Bites

By On April 30, 2015

Thank you so much.  Last week’s post was really well received and you let me know.  I appreciate the texts, emails, Facebook comments, Blog comments and a retweet on Twitter by my… Read More

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Peach & Blueberry Crumble with Quinoa-Oat Topping

By On June 26, 2014

With only one week until the 4th of July and the Summer Solstice in the rear view mirror, you might think that The Kitchen Scout and her family are in full-on summer… Read More

Travel

The Cotswolds

By On December 5, 2019

Our extended family spent the Thanksgiving holiday in London this year which was super fun.  At the height we were 12 strong, including our 5-week old great nephew who is the best… Read More

Recipes

Amy’s Smoked Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

By On November 7, 2019

Years and years ago, we were at an evening paddle party and our friend, Amy brought the most delicious soup to share for dinner.  It was a soup she had enjoyed while… Read More

Recipes

Old Dominion Rolls

By On June 27, 2019

When I was in elementary school, one of my good friends was named Angela.  Her family lived pretty close to mine and we would sometimes have playdates after school.  She had the… Read More

Dining & Reviews

Ilili New York

By On June 6, 2019

Just a quick post this week to share a wonderful restaurant that we visited in New York a few weeks ago on our way to our younger daughter’s college graduation. Owned by… Read More

Recipes

Veggie and Grain Bowl with Peanut Miso Dressing

By On March 7, 2019

Lunch options on ski trips “back in the old days” as my kids like to tease, were usually some sort of cellophane wrapped sandwich, a burger, a bowl of chili or a… Read More

Annual Wrap Ups

It’s A Wrap, 2018!

By On December 20, 2018

As promised, here is the last post for 2018 which is the annual wrap up of The Kitchen Scout posts from this past year.  In one fell swoop, you can find links… Read More