All natural (mostly) wood stains! A handful of pennies in vinegar will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain. A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue. A combination of tea and a metal object in vinegar will produce a black stain.
Mediterranean light and yummy quinoa salad. A nice side to some grilled steak or chicken for dinner or even a good light dinner. Its full of protein from the quinoa and loaded with tons of antioxidants from the tomatoes, olives, and spinach.
Baked polenta fries (or polenta croutons) - A pinner says, "SOOOOO Tasty! Next time, instead of water - Use Vegetable Broth. My 1 year old adores these!" - (also other ideas on what to do with polenta.