Lemony Lentil Quinoa Salad

Light Healthy Lemon Lentil Quinoa Salad

This lemony lentil quinoa salad is one from the archives. It’s the recipe that finally turned me into a quinoa lover. Which, I must admit took a while. Have you ever cooked with quinoa (KEEN-wa)?  It’s a South American grain-like seed that you cook like rice, simmering it in water or broth until the liquid is absorbed…. 

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Weight Watchers Italian Beef and Lentil Slow Cooker Soup

Weight Watchers Beef and Lentil Slow Cooker Stew

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 162) It’s been over a year since I’ve made a pot of this easy, delicious Weight Watchers Italian Beef and Lentil Slow Cooker Soup. One of my all-time favorite slow cooker soups, I decided to make another batch before the weather gets any warmer. When I originally saw… 

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Savory Slow Cooker Brown Rice and Lentils

slow cooker brown rice and lentils

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 150) As I was stirring together the ingredients for this savory slow cooker brown rice and lentils, it dawned on me just how much my eating habits have changed over the past several years. As soon as I saw the recipe in Betty Crocker Whole Grains: Easy Everyday… 

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3-Ingredient Slow Cooker Barbecue Lentils

Slow Cooker Barbecue Lentils

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 120) Talk about maximum reward for minimal effort, these slow cooker barbecue lentils really deliver. If you’re looking for an easy, hearty and delicious dish with just 3-ingredients (plus water) that requires at least 7 hours of slow cooking, I think you’re gonna love these slow cooker barbecue… 

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Using Leftovers: Vegetable Beef Lentil Soup

Leftover Beef Vegetable Lentil Soup

I always feel so clever when I’m able to turn leftovers into something new and tasty. This vegetable beef lentil soup is a great example. I had several odds and ends in the fridge, including about 3 ounces of beef, a few potatoes and onions and a little gravy from Sunday’s Slow Cooker Pot Roast,… 

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Tabbouleh Soup with Lentils and Bulgur

Tabbouleh Soup

I fell in love with tabbouleh the first time I tasted it, back in the 1980s at “Blazing Salads,” a favorite lunch spot in downtown Boston. So, imagine my delight when I came across this recipe for tabbouleh soup with lentils and bulgur in 5 Steps to Healthy Cooking: 500 Recipes for Lifelong Wellness by Camilla… 

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Simple Lentil Salad

Simple Lentil Salad

  This simple lentil salad – cooked lentils tossed with red wine vinegar, olive oil, scallions and parsley – is a winner in my book. Everyone enjoyed it when I made it recently. I’m still amazed when something this simple turns out so delicious. Lentils weren’t something I ate growing up, but during the past… 

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