Farmer’s Speak! CLIF® Bar & Organic Oats

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clif Bar & Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am always on the go. One thing that I always keep in my purse is a Cliff Bar. Without fail, if we are away from home for more than a few hours,… 

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Broccoli, Spinach, Parmesan Quinoa Skillet (GF, Vegetarian Option)

I was out running errands yesterday, and everywhere I went was abuzz with “Back to School” specials.  Mom’s were in Target with lists, carefully checking items off. The woman I check out behind had over $325 of school supplies, all from a list given to her by the school….for her KINDERGARTENER AND FIRST GRADER!!! When… 

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Coconut Chicken with Pineapple Fried Quinoa

It seems so cliche to say, but man, is this summer flying by.  I’ve been enjoying the kids and finally feeling well enough to tackle some new projects.  One of them is going to be resuming blogging over at on a regular basis, which I’m really excited about.  In the last couple of weeks… 

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Almond Flour Quinoa Pancakes

It doesn’t matter what time of year it is, pancakes are always a big thing around our house. Not so much for me, as I generally prefer a savory breakfast, but for the boys and Skye. They love them so much that I usually get cheers when I make them. (Which it typically at least… 

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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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Quinoa Buffalo Chicken Bites

Hi, I’m Jessica from Jessiker Bakes! I was thrilled when Wendy asked me to guest post on her blog because she definitely has the best quinoa recipes! Today I wanted to share my Buffalo Quinoa Chicken Bites with you which are the perfect recipe to convince your kids and family members to fall in love… 

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Spanish Quinoa Scramble

Right now it seems like time is flying! Skye is officially a toddler and is doing a great job at keeping us all on our toes.   If you are looking to drop a few pounds, just come by and babysit for a couple of hours a day. Seriously, most days I am clocking more than… 

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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 Banana Butterscotch Muffins

Hi, I’m Carissa. I’m honored to have the chance to write this guest post. I created this recipe based on one of my favorite muffin recipes. Bananas are a common ingredient in muffins, but I like that this recipe uses butterscotch chips instead of the more common chocolate chips. I think it’s a nice little… 

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Pumpkin Quinoa Risotto

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LIBBY’S Pumpkin for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I can’t remember when I’ve enjoyed a project as much as I’ve enjoyed working with Libby’s Pumpkin to bring you summer pumpkin recipes.  In case you missed them there was this Quinoa Salad with Spicy… 

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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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Quinoa Breakfast Pudding & Choosing Raw Review

As a long time admirer of her work, I was both excited and honored when Gena Hamshaw asked me to review her new book, Choosing Raw. For those of you who don’t know Gena, you should.  She runs the wildly popular blog, Choosing Raw, and whether you are vegan or just trying to include more… 

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Quinoa Egg Muffins

Hello! Kim and Hector here from Our Fresh Kitchen, a food blog dedicated to making healthy food both delicious and uncomplicated. Today we’d like to share one of our favourite time-saving breakfast recipes by putting a healthy twist on an old favourite: quiche. Breakfast is one of the trickiest meals of the day, and not… 

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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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Caprese Quinoa Salad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Olive Oil.  All opinions are 100% my own. A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending a virtual olive oil tasting, courtesy of Pompeian. Although I am an avid wine drinker and have attended many wine tastings, I honestly wasn’t sure… 

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Chocolate Hazelnut Quinoa Muffins

Having answers about what is going on with my health has been a mixed blessing. It is amazing to know the cause behind my struggles for the last year, but hard not to obsess over all the different opinions as the the right thing to do.  Wouldn’t it be nice if all the experts could… 

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It’s Time to Take Your Power Back! (& Diamond in the Rough Juice!)

Today, I’ve got something I’m really excited to share with you. About a month ago, my good friend Leanne Vogel (who you might remember from this recipe and this one), was kind enough to share with me her new Vibrant Life Cleanse Program & Cookbook.  On the surface, it’s about juices, smoothies and cleansing. But… 

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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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