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Peruvian Quinoa Soup

Peruvian Quinoa Soup. Quinoa, vegetables and a little spice make this humble soup PERFECT comfort food that’s healthy and good! Julia Child said you don’t have to cook a masterpiece, just use good ingredients. Peruvian Quinoa Soup is a example. The Peruvians have been using good ingredients for centuries. I had to go to the remote Taquile island on Lake Titicaca to eat this delicious soup. Quinoa Quinoa (KEEN-wah) continues to be a staple in Peruvian’s diets. Considered an …

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Apricot Ginger Biscotti

A few of my favorite things…apricots, ginger, walnuts. Folded together in a crunchy Apricot Ginger Biscotti, this biscotti recipe travels well so are good to send or take along as a snack!  When I travel, I always pack snacks. You just never know when hunger will strike. Though it’s usually not when you have enough time during a layover. It’s when time is tight. Girl Scout ready Like a Troop 838 Girl Scout, I come prepared. Cooking badge, …