Quinoa & Butternut Squash with Maple Tahini Dressing

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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!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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’

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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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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

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This is the time of year that I feel like things go into overdrive. First my birthday (not such a big deal), then Thanksgiving, then Alex’s birthday, then Christmas, then New Year’s, then Christian’s birthday. This year we have Skye’s birthday to add to the mix a little over a month after Christian’s birthday. Whew!… 

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Artichoke, Arugula & Quinoa Salad

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Happy Halloween week! I am happy to announce that (for once) the kids already have their costumes and we even know what we are doing. Yes, you can all give me my mother of the year award now. For most of you moms, having costumes more than a week in advance probably isn’t that big… 

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Sage Maple Chickpeas with Creamy Pumpkin Quinoa & Millet

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I am so excited to have Katie here with us today to share an amazing Pumpkin Quinoa recipe with us just in time for fall! ~ Hello, Cooking Quinoa readers! Delighted to meet you!   I’m Katie, the host of a vegan health food blog called, Produce On Parade. I was born and raised in… 

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Summer Veggie Quinoa Bowl

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Some summers seem to drag on forever and some seem to be gone in a blink. Right now, the days can seem long (if you are a mom, you understand…), but on the whole it feels like time is passing so quickly. This summer has been such a special one for me, filled with firsts…. 

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