Get your New Years resolutions off to a great start with this recipe for an Energizing Quinoa Salad.

1-1/2 c cooked rainbow quinoa
1/4 of English cucumber chopped
1 tomato, chopped
1/3 c of cilantro minced
1 ripe avocado, cubed
3-4 pieces of Dino kale stemmed and cut into slivers
2 TBD sesame oil
Juice 1/2 a large lemon
Kosher salt to taste
1 Tbs sesame seeds to garnish

Mix all ingredients together.  Toss and serve cool.

***For an extra protein boost or to make this an easy stand alone lunch ,  you can serve this with 4-6 Oz of grilled chicken breast.***

Happy eating!