Quinoa with Marinated Tomatoes and Sweet Corn

When I get done walking or riding my bike in hundred degree temps, the last thing I want to do is fire up the oven to make dinner. So, I like to come home to a cool house, make quinoa (or use left over already cooked quinoa) and throw different ingredients in it for a … Continue reading

Mediterranean Quinoa Bowl

I know you’re spent, so let’s keep it simple, k? Make this simple, healthy bowl meal, and then go have a seat, preferably with your softest blanket and biggest fuzzy socks and watch your favorite program or favorite online video series on YouTube. Everything is gonna be alright. Make quinoa according to package directions and … Continue reading

Quinoa Pecan Brittle

Get your toothpicks out cuz yer gonna need ’em for this! And boy oh boy is it worth it! Addicting! WOW! This recipe came up in my newsfeeds on Facebook about a week and a half ago. I had all the ingredients but just got around to making it last night. The recipe comes from … Continue reading

Mexican Quinoa Bowl

Mexican Quinoa Bowl We probably eat quinoa several times a week. It’s so versatile you can really do just about anything you can dream up with it. I’ve made it for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack time. It’s a complete protein and super healthy to eat when looking for protein options as a vegetarian. I … Continue reading

Buddha Bowl

I wasn’t going to post this because it’s more of a concoction than a recipe, but my husband convinced me that lots of people need something simple and healthy to throw together in a pinch and this is one of our “go to” meals. This is the perfect meal to make when you have a crisper … Continue reading

Quinoa Pizza Bites with Pizza Dipping Sauce

A great little snack that’s easy to make. Quinoa is packed full of protein and it’s so versatile you can pair almost anything with it. Buy a mini muffin pan and let the experimenting begin! These are great for a quick grab and go, I pack them in my husband’s lunch and kids would love … Continue reading

Moroccan Chicken Stew

This homemade comfort stew takes an exotic twist with curry and cinnamon and is so delicious my husband was trying to say, “this is a keeper” before he even got his fork out of his mouth. Yes, it’s that good. The quinoa pilaf made with toasted almonds, apricots and parsley for the side, brings this … Continue reading