Blue Cheese Quinoa Patties & Gluten Free on the Go

If you’ve been around here long, you know that I went gluten free two years ago as nothing more than an experiment. I certainly never expected that an autoimmune disease would make being gluten free for life a necessity. Since my diagnosis, I’ve had to take things much more seriously. The truth is that I… 

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Fig Coconut Quinoa Granola

It’s that time of year when many of us hit the open road, and nothing says family fun like being trapped in a car with kids jacked up on doughnuts or an MSG packed fast food meal. If travel plans are in your future, I’ve got a great breakfast solution for you today, brought to… 

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Arugula Quinoa Salad with Roasted Garlic Dressing & #DixieQuicktakes

You know those totally organized women who somehow manage to keep their kitchen spotless and everything in its place? Yeah, that is so not me. Especially now that I’ve got a toddler, chaos is the rule. Some days I would guess that at least half of the time I spend in the kitchen is searching… 

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Cranberry Almond Quinoa Granola Bars

As much road tripping as our family does, I am always on the look out for healthy on the go snacks. More than once I’ve tried making things with chocolate, reasoning that as cool as we keep it inside the car it would be just fine.  If you are planning a road trip this summer,… 

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Quinoa Turkey Burgers with Sun Dried Tomato Aioli

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Honeysuckle White® and Shady Brook Farms® for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Ah, Grilling Season…one of my favorite times a year.  Not only do you get to enjoy great weather and amazing fresh food, but let’s face it ladies, it’s the one time… 

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Sunrise Cooler & ALO Summer Giveaway

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of ALO Drink for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve often said that I’m all about the liquids.  From coffee, to tea to kombucha, I love it all. As part of my effort to heal my gut, I’ve been doing a lot of reading. … 

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If I Could Go Back….& Roasted Broccoli with Quinoa Angel Hair

With my recent diagnosis of hypothyroidism, I’ve been feeling a bit reflective lately about all things health related. If you’ve been around for a while, you know that I went gluten free in 2012 after reading Wheat Belly. At the time, it was just an experiment to see if it helped any of the symptoms… 

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Quinoa Salad with Spicy Pumpkin Vinaigrette

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LIBBY’S Pumpkin for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Recently, I’ve been teaming up with Libby’s to get the word out that pumpkin isn’t just for fall anymore.  If you’ve tried these quinoa patties and these pumpkin breakfast cookies that you know what I’m… 

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Quinoa Fried Rice

Hello everyone! I am Sarah, writing to you from waaaaaay up in Canada, where I keep a family food blog (Cooking for) Kiwi & Bean. I’m a busy lawyer, wife to an even busier lawyer (aka “Kiwi”) and a mom of two young kiddos (aka “Bean” and “Beansprout”), so the Kiwi & Bean kitchen is… 

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Chipotle Cheddar Quinoa Broiled Avocados

In my last post I mentioned that I’ve been dealing with some health issues. I’ve been a little slow to talk about it here (though I did share on Mama Balance )that I’ve been diagnosed hypothyroidism.  I haven’t gone back to have the test yet, but most likely I have Hashimoto’s, which basically means that… 

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Quinoa Meatballs & Gluten Free Kids

Feeding kids healthy is never easy. Throw in one of them being gluten free and it can get downright overwhelming. If you’ve got gluten free kids, here are a couple of things I’ve learned to cut down on the chaos at meal time. The most important thing I’ve is that while it is nice to… 

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Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa

Though I frequently have a savory breakfast, every now and then I like to have something more traditional. A couple of weeks ago, I had some quinoa that needed to be  used and no plans for using it.  I came up with this Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa on a whim, and have had it at… 

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Fajita Quinoa Bowls

I’ve been visiting with family for the last couple of weeks and the other night we were laughing about the meals I used to cook. There didn’t have to be a special occasion. Thursday night was a good enough reason for me to spend hours planning, go to three different stores getting the right ingredients… 

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Pumpkin Quinoa Patties

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Libby’s for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m guessing some of you read the title of today’s recipe and assumed that the baby is teething again and I haven’t slept and therefore have forgotten that it is spring and not fall.  I mean,… 

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5-Ingredient Quinoa Breakfast Pots

Hi there! My name is Stephanie and I write everydayfeasts.com, and today I’m guest posting for Wendy here at Cooking Quinoa. I love cooking with quinoa, so I was thrilled when Wendy asked me to share one of my favorite quinoa recipes with you. Today I’ll be telling you a little bit about my 5-ingredient… 

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Broccoli, Red Pepper & Chicken Stir Fry with Quinoa

Last time, I was talking about how I have plans to re-focus on my health and get in shape this spring. (And how I’m inviting you all to join me! I’ve created a Facebook Group if you’d like to. There is nothing there yet but there will be starting next week!) My plan is to… 

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