Quinoa Raisin Cookies

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With a busy toddler in the house, I’m finding that this years back to school is requiring a lot more planning and preparation on my part. In addition to the boys school work, I’m really trying to focus on their diets. I was pretty easy on myself this summer, and relied on more packaged goods… 

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Molton Chocolate Quinoa Cakes

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This is a sponsored post on behalf of Pompeian. All opinions are my own. Did you know that August is National Olive Oil Month? Today, we are celebrating with Pompeian, who is encouraging everyone to take the Pompeian Pledge and swap butter for olive oil in everyday recipes. I’ve already been making a lot of… 

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Pumpkin Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LIBBY’S Pumpkin for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. A few weeks ago we were talking about how much I love pumpkin.  It is amazing in the fall, but recently I’ve realized that it is a superfood that we can enjoy all year. If… 

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Chocolate Hazelnut Tart with Quinoa Crust

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I know, I know. I was supposed to get all of the rich desserts out of the way by Valentine’s Day. I truly meant for that to happen but life got in the way. Still, it doesn’t seem fair to deprive you of this Chocolate Hazelnut Tart, which just may be my new favorite dessert…. 

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Mint Quinoa Brownies

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Good news, folks! Chocolate during Valentine’s Day doesn’t count. It’s true…. Errr… Well, not exactly.  But wouldn’t that be nice? Truth be told, I do a pretty good job at staying away from the sweet stuff most of the time.  I actually have had a dark chocolate bar in my purse for two weeks I’ve… 

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Fudgy Black Bean Quinoa Brownies

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Ok, raise your hand if you are done with your Christmas shopping. No? Well I am about to make you feel better. I haven’t started.  (Don’t you feel good about yourself now????) Alex’s birthday is Wednesday and I’m actually quite pleased that I am done shopping for that.   I ordered everything from Amazon and… 

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Low-Fat Cinnamon Walnut Loaf

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From Naturally Sweet & Gluten Free, photo by Celine Saki I am so excited to have Ricki Heller here with us today! Not only is she sharing an amazing Cinnamon Walnut Loaf with us, but she was also kind enough to take the time to answer some questions about her new book and allergy friendly… 

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Quinoa Baked Apples

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There is a lot NOT to like about getting older. Grey hair for one. How hard you feel it the next day when you say up way too late just because you are having fun is another. Lately though, I’ve been thinking about some of the great things about getting older. (Yes, I just said… 

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Blueberry Almond Streusel Muffins

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A while back I ran across Willow’s blog in the middle of the night while Skye was snacking and I was trying desperately to stay awake long enough to get her safely back into her bassinet.  Even in my sleep deprived stupor I was struck by her gorgeous photography and amazing recipes.  I knew at… 

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Peach Bran Muffins with Quinoa

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I’m excited to have Carol from Vegan Recipes for Health here with us today!  Be sure to check out her YouTube channel for more great recipes. ~ Muffins, Muffins. I love Muffins. For something really quick when I’m in a hurry, muffins are perfect. If I think I’m going to need a snack when I’m… 

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Quinoa Brownies

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Today, I’m really excited to have Leanne Vogel here to share an amazing recipe for quinoa brownies with you.  Leanne Vogel is a holistic nutritionist and the girl behind the healthy living blog, Healthful Pursuit.  Whether you’re sensitive to dairy, gluten, soy, eggs, grains, or sugar, or are just interested in eating healthy, Leanne’s fun… 

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