Quinoa Kale and Sweet Potato Salad

With the changing seasons, our salads also change. While many lettuces are available year round, if you grow your own you know Kale fares well in all but the coldest of climates! Here's a salad that incorporates some of the best that the fall garden has to offer! A delicious Quinoa Kale and Sweet Potato salad!   This recipe jumped out to me since savory sweet potatoes, kale, quinoa and pesto are a few of my favorite ingredients. It also seemed like a salad that would pack well for yesterday’s flights, and it did. I feel so accomplished when I arrive … Continue reading Quinoa Kale and Sweet Potato Salad

International Day Of The Girl 2016

International Day Of The Girl 2016 Did you know there was such a thing? While we firmly believe in encouraging the girls in our lives every day, it's nice to know that the UN has set aside an entire day to honor girls!   International Day of the Girl was first recognized in 2011, when the United Nations general assembly voted to set aside Oct. 11 as a day to honor girls and work to improve their lives. It's a day for sharing inspiration and spreading awareness. This year's celebration centers on the theme "Girls' Progress = Goals' Progress: What Counts for Girls."In … Continue reading International Day Of The Girl 2016