Wholewheat Hot Cross Buns Recipe

These whole-wheat hot cross buns are soft, fluffy and oh-so delicious. Today is the last day for this week’s theme ‘Whole grain recipes’. So after a week long salads and other savory whole grain dishes, today I have a sweet treat. These wholewheat hot cross buns are soft, fluffy and absolutely delicious. These are sweet…

Mixed Grain Mediterranean Salad (Vegan Recipe)

Nutritious Mixed Grains Mediterranean Salad that is packed with fiber, flavor and deliciousness. We are half through this week’s ‘Whole grain recipes’ theme and today’s dish is packed with whole grain goodness. This Mixed grain Mediterranean salad is easy to make and the only time consuming part of the dish is cooking the grains. It…

Quinoa Pilaf with Spicy Tempeh & Broccoli Recipe

Quinoa served with spicy and delicious tempeh and broccoli is a filling and delicious meal for any time. For the third day of this week’s ‘whole grain recipes’, I have a flavor packed dish that is great to serve for lunch or dinner. Quinoa pilaf with tempeh and broccoli is a filling meal and is…

Black Rice and Corn Salad (Whole Grain Recipe)

Hearty, colorful and delicious Black rice and corn salad, great to serve warm or at room temperature. Today’s whole grain of choice is Black rice which I love for its nuttiness and earthy flavor. It has become quite popular in the West recently. This warm black rice and corn salad is hearty, slightly sweet and…

Cauliflower Fried Rice (Vegan Recipe)

A healthy and nutritious Cauliflower Fried rice that is colorful, filling and great to pack in the lunch box. Today is the last day for my ‘Lunch box’ theme and I have a filling and colorful Cauliflower fried rice. This dish is actually made with cauliflower rice instead of real rice. It is a colorful,…

Chickpea Quesadilla Recipe

Chickpea Quesadilla is a delicious variation to regular cheese quesadilla. It’s packed with double protein with chickpeas and cheese. I have a very interesting recipe to pack for lunch box today. This Chickpea Quesadilla is made with a spicy chickpea filling along with cheese. It is a filling dish and tastes great hot, warm or…

Braaibroodjie (South African Grilled Cheese)

Braaibroodjie is a sweet and delicious grilled cheese sandwich from South Africa. So today I have a fancy grilled cheese sandwich that is great to pack for lunch. It is called Braaibroodjie, (I gave up on trying to pronounce that word) and it is made widely in South Africa. Caramelized onions, sweet mango chutney and…