Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini Boats


When it comes to food, I would have to say that this is one of my favorite times of year. There is so much fresh produce…zucchini, tomatoes, basil…. It makes this gluten free foodie happy. Today I’ve got a great recipe for you that I’m kind of surprised I haven’t done before – Quinoa Stuffed… 

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Toasted Quinoa Salad with Cilantro Vinaigrette


This post is sponsored by Pompeian.  All options are my own. It goes without saying that I love sharing recipes.  Long before I even knew what a food blog was I was collecting recipes to share with others. This holiday season, Pompeian is helping families across the country immortalize their favorite holiday recipes by offering… 

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Pomegranate Quinoa Salad with Candied Almonds


Disclosure: Compensation was provided by In The Raw®, via Mode Media.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of In The Raw®. These days, I spend so much time filled with gratitude.  I am so blessed for all that I have in my life. … 

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Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Casserole & Freezing: Nature’s Pause Button


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Frozen Food Foundation for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know that nearly 80% of Americans fail to consume the recommended amounts of fruit and 90% fail to get the recommended amounts of vegetables? This is unfortunate because fruits and vegetables… 

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Quinoa Primavera & Bird’s Eye Step Up to the Plate


I’ve talked at length at how difficult it is to get my kids to eat healthy. Guys, it is a DAILY struggle, but one I’m determined to win. Once upon a time it was all about hiding the veggies. The problem with that?  My boys caught on began to mistrust everything I gave them.  (I… 

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Quinoa & Butternut Squash with Maple Tahini Dressing


This post is brought to you by Pompeian. All opinions are my own. You know the funny thing about fall foods?  Every time I start eating them I wonder why on earth I don’t eat them year around. Ok, yes.  We flirted with pumpkin a bit over the summer.   But beyond that, all things fall… 

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A Gluten Free Mexican Fiesta!


There are many challenges when it comes to maintaining a gluten free lifestyle. One that I’ve found to be the most difficult is entertaining. So many gluten free recipes require extra steps to come out right and that can add up to a lot of extra time in the kitchen. That is one reason I… 

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Curried Quinoa & Sweet Potato Pilaf


There are so many things to love about fall. Cooler temperatures, football, and of course fall foods! Even though my fall weather is like a lot of peoples summer weather, I still embrace the season and change the way I eat. Call me crazy, but fall produce really excites me.  I love fall and winter… 

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Slow Cooker Mexican Quinoa & Rice


I was talking in this post about how much the boys and I have been enjoying cooking together and about my renewed commitment to cook with them as often as I can. In fact, I’ve decided that this fall cooking is going to be part of our homeschooling curriculum. Did you know that according to… 

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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, Black Bean, and Corn Stuffed Jalapenos


It is time to plan your last football party of the season! I’ve mentioned before that while I adore College Football, Pro Football just isn’t my thing.  That doesn’t keep me from enjoying the Superbowl festivities though, because for me it’s all about the food and the company.  (Oh, and the commercials.  You gotta admit,… 

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Toasted Quinoa with Mushrooms and Asian Flavors


If you’ve emailed me or left me a message on Facebook in the past week, you probably already know I’m running a little behind right now. My poor sweet girl is teething again. And we aren’t just talking about normal teething.  Oh, no, when my girl does it she does it right.  She has FOUR… 

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Crispy Quinoa Crumbs


Though it is still fairly warm where I am, I have been craving comfort food lately. Creamy casseroles, potatoes, lots of pasta and generally everything I don’t need to be eating after spending the year trying to lose weight. I know it’s just a phase, but I’ve been very, very bad the last few weeks. … 

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Quinoa Fried ‘Rice’


Hey quinoa lovers! Thanks for having me here today! I’m Becca and I share my favourite simple vegetarian recipes over at Amuse Your Bouche. I’m guessing that since you’re here on Cooking Quinoa, you’re all pretty big quinoa fans, so I hope you don’t judge me when I admit that I’ve actually only ever cooked… 

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