Pumpkin Quinoa Breakfast Casserole

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You know what time it is don’t you? Yep, it’s time for all things pumpkin to take over the internet. I had to laugh when I saw this on Facebook. Of course, I shared it on my timeline and mentioned that I would be participating in the pumpkin overload.  I’ve held back in prior years… 

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Quinoa Florentine

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I’ve mentioned before that I really struggle with my boys eating habits. They rarely agree on anything, shun vegetables and are more than a little picky. If I want them to eat the same thing I can either serve them grilled cheese or hamburgers. (Not exactly the healthiest options.) Fortunately, thus far, Skye is a… 

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Cheesy Chipotle Chili Quinoa Casserole

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This week, I’ve been in the kitchen with the boys. Now for most of you, cooking with your children probably isn’t such a big deal. It’s simply part of good parenting that as they get older you teach them how to cook and how to be somewhat self sufficient in the kitchen. (As appropriate for… 

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Cheesy Tomato Quinoa Casserole

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When the boys were babies, it often felt like time stood still. The days were oh-so-long and blurred together in a sea of diapers, crying and messes. I had the sense that things were always going to be just like they were right then. Mercifully that wasn’t the case – just remembering having a 1… 

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Baked Breakfast Quinoa

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Today we have Morgan from Peaches, Please here to share a great breakfast recipe with us! ~ Hello Internet Friends! I’m Morgan from Peaches, Please and I’m super excited to be a guest blogger on Cooking Quinoa! I’m a recovering attorney turned food blogger in Atlanta, Georgia (thus, the name of my blog) and am… 

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Chicken & Quinoa Casserole

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Guess what? Cooking Quinoa is getting a whole new look! Of course, I have absolutely no technical skills and the hubby is busy with his own stuff, so it may be sometimes in 2014 before it happens. (Kidding….I hope…) I’m really excited by what I have planned – its going to be a lot more… 

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Spinach & Roasted Red Pepper Quinoa Casserole (& A Hair Crisis)

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I have a great casserole for you, but before you can have the recipe I need to whine a bit. (Ok, not really…just scroll down to skip the whining. Hmph!) I try to keep things light and positive around here, but right now I am in crisis. No not a serious problem in a true… 

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Italian Zucchini Quinoa Casserole (& My Gluten Sensitive Baby)

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  I feel like we haven’t talked in forever! I’ve been a little busy. You know, hanging out with her:   Pretty cute, huh? (If I do say so myself)  I had planned to get back to blogging on at least a semi-regular basis last week, but we’ve been having a bit of a rough… 

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Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Casserole

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It goes without saying that the last (almost) six weeks have been chaotic for our family. I’m not sure anything can prepare you for the sleep deprivation and fatigue that comes along with the blessing of a new baby. Even having done it twice before. It’s kinda like child birth. The memory of how hard… 

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Spicy Sausage Quinoa Polenta Bake

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In my book, casseroles are one of God’s gifts to mom’s. Few things feel better than knowing that dinner is already made in the fridge or freezer. I love having the answer when hubby asks “Thoughts on dinner?”. I also love knowing that even though life is more than a little crazy right now we… 

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Quinoa, Spinach & Sausage Breakfast Casserole

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Once upon a time, casseroles weren’t nearly as interesting to me as they are now. Not that I didn’t like them – because who doesn’t love a good casserole? I just didn’t realize that making foods ahead of time and having a stocked freezer could be so…life changing. The truth is that while I’d love… 

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Cheesy Green Chile Quinoa Casserole

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Today I ordered all of the “preparing for birth” supplements recommended by my midwife.  When I sat down to do it it didn’t seem like that big of a deal, but by the time I was done reading all of the reviews and figuring out which ones to get I had a freak out moment…. 

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Broccoli Quinoa Casserole

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The further I get into this pregnancy, the easier I need things to be. My current obsession is freezer cooking. Nothing feels any better than knowing that I’ve got a few meals tucked away for those nights where I just don’t have the energy to do much other than whine about how bad I feel… 

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Quinoa &White Bean Casserole with Caramelized Onions

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One of the hardest things for me about living in a warm climate is waiting for fall. Really, I love everything about fall. SEC football, sweaters, hot chocolate after a crisp walk and the sound of leaves crunching beneath my feet.  Many happy memories of my childhood were spent jumping in the just raked leaf… 

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Zucchini and Quinoa Casserole

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These days, cooking is the last thing I want to do on beautiful evenings when the boys are playing outside in the woods.   Watching (and hearing) boys be boys is just so…amazing. Sticks become weapons or forts, (invisible) enemies are everywhere and imaginations run wild! I must confess that it is bittersweet to see that… 

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Enchilada Quinoa Casserole

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Happy Mother’s Day!   To all you Mom’s out there I wish you a restful day filled with love! I am spending a quiet (and rainy) day with my three best boys.  Snuggles are the best Mother’s Day gifts of all, don’t you agree?  I’ll definitely be working the Mother’s day angle to get as… 

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Vegetarian Burrito Recipe

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I’ve always loved Mexican food and now that I’m a vegetarian that hasn’t changed a bit.  Today, I’ve got a great vegetarian burrito recipe that is easy to make and comes together much quicker than you would expect.  I actually made the filling ahead of time and then when I was ready to cook them… 

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Healthy Macaroni and Cheese with Quinoa Pasta

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Have you tried quinoa pasta?  If not, you are missing out!  This healthier alternative to regular pasta is also quite delicious!  Even my mom, who famously said “I’ll just have to get used to it” (talk about a rave review :))at a dinner party where I served whole wheat pasta likes it. Now I know… 

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