Earthy Choice Quinoa (pronounced Keen-wah) considers red quinoa to be white quinoa's " prettier sister." Red quinoa is a great source of fiber and protein-containing all eight essential amino acids. You can quinoa in place of rice in almost any recipe.
When you think of Mardi Gras you think of carnival parades with colorful costumes, beaded necklaces and New Orleans and Mobile. Many other U.S. cities have celebrations but being a southerner I think of the Gulf Coast celebrations.
You may remember Seven Gables Christmas tour at my friend, Maxine's country home so I know you will enjoy her home decorated for Valentine's Day. Maxine invited our Sunday School class for soup and salad last week. We enjoyed a special treat viewing her delightful vintage valentine decor all over her home.