quinoa

Apple Spice Quinoa Pancakes {giveaway!}

April 18, 2014
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These apple spice quinoa pancakes are a healthy and delicious way to start your day. Full of protein and flavor, they will quickly become a favorite. My love for apples is no secret. They’re a versatile ingredient, easily moving from sweet to savory without a blink of the eye. Great for snacking, great for cooking, […]

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Quinoa Crab Cakes

March 31, 2014
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 A lightened up version of crab cakes that you can feel great about serving to friends, families and picky kids alike. I’m so excited to have Alyssa from Queen of Quinoa here to guest post today.  As you all clearly know, I love quinoa — as demonstrated by my wealth of quinoa recipes. It is […]

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80 Quinoa Recipes

January 25, 2014
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80 Quinoa Recipes — breakfast, vegetarian, salads, soups and even desserts! You could eat quinoa all day, every day. If you wanted to.   Some may call it a fad food like kale, but it’s a delicious and healthy staple in our pantry. (So is kale, for that matter.) We eat it often. Soups, salads, […]

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Vegan Bolognese – with lentils and quinoa

January 13, 2014
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A healthy, filling vegan version of the popular bolognese sauce using lentils and quinoa for a meaty texture. Even my meat-loving husband loved this pasta with vegan bolognese! We of course put cheese on top to make it not truly vegan. Minor details. A number of months ago, I talked my meat-loving husband into being […]

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Quinoa, Kale and Bacon Stuffed Butternut Squash

November 6, 2013
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of P.F. Chang’s. All opinions are 100% mine. This stuffed butternut squash is filling, nutritious and full of the goodness of fall. Flank steak, butternut squash, red quinoa, corn, Brussels sprouts, kale, candied walnuts, Chinese broccoli, Asian mushrooms, green apples, diakon sprouts, prawns, fresno peppers […]

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Pizza Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

August 9, 2013
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 These Pizza Quinoa Stuffed Peppers have all the flavor and goodness of pizza…in a bell pepper! Pretty, delicious, and (mostly) healthy.  So, I recently turned 30. I’m officially OLD. All the more reason to watch what you eat, right? I feel like I’ve had a slightly obscene amount of sweets around here lately. The No […]

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Savory Quinoa Muffins

May 22, 2013
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  It’s no secret that I love quinoa. I’m always trying to think of new things to do with it. I love its nutty flavor and slight crunch and the versatility that it provides. I am so excited about these savory quinoa muffins. They are so full of flavor and nutrition. Not only do they have quinoa, […]

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Quinoa Salad with Grapes and Celery

May 13, 2013
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I hope everyone had a fantastic Mother’s Day! I told my husband that all I wanted for my first mother-of-two Mother’s Day was a card. Then I changed my mind. I wanted to not have to cook dinner. I know it’s insane, I have a food blog, I should want to cook 24/7, right? Well, Momma […]

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Quinoa Power Pancakes

January 9, 2013
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It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of quinoa. Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know it is completely a “fad” food, but I think it is one that will stick around for a while. And I have absolutely zero issues chowing down on a fad food, especially when it is good for me and tastes […]

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Autumn Quinoa Salad with Maple Mustard Vinaigrette

November 16, 2012
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I don’t think it is any secret that I love quinoa. I almost always cook up an entire bag and throw some in the freezer for quick and easy meals. Or I’ll make a triple batch of pancakes. They usually last about a week. My husband loves them for breakfast! Okay…so do I. I’ve done […]

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