Pasta with Asparagus and Sun Dried Tomatoes

Pasta with Asparagus and Sun Dried Tomatoes | Green Valley Kitchen

This pasta with asparagus and sun dried tomatoes is a quick and easy spring pasta dish featuring sautéed asparagus and finely minced sun dried tomatoes, tossed with a flavorful lemon basil dressing.   With asparagus season winding down, I thought I’d share one more asparagus recipe. This is a quick and easy recipe that comes together in under 30 minutes. Sautéed asparagus is tossed withContinue Reading

Quinoa Salad with Asparagus, Cherry Tomatoes and Pecans

Quinoa Salad With Asparagus, Cherry Tomatoes And Pecans | Green Valley Kitchen

Quinoa salad with asparagus, cherry tomatoes and pecans. An easy quinoa salad featuring sautéed asparagus, sweet cherry tomatoes, crunchy pecans, salty feta and tossed with a lemon vinaigrette. Perfect for spring. Spring is here in Los Angeles.  The signs are everywhere – birds chirping up a storm early in the morning, gorgeous flowers blooming everywhere and crates of asparagus at the market.Continue Reading

Lentil and Kale Soup

Lentil and Kale Soup | Green Valley Kitchen

One of the things I’m trying to do this year is eat vegan a couple of times a week.  And for me the easiest way to accomplish this is to have a big bowl of soup.  This lentil and kale soup is the perfect example.  It’s vegan, full of fiber and protein and easy to make.  It’s a filling, satisfyingContinue Reading