• Quinoa Salad with Cranberries, Apple & Pecans
  • Quinoa Mac n Cheese
  • Greek-Style Shrimp and Feta with Quinoa
  • Curried Quinoa & Sweet Potato Pilaf
  • Chocolate Chip Quinoa Muffins

Quinoa Salad with Cranberries, Apple & Pecans

My youngest son is the type of kid that you never know what he is going to say. Not a week goes by that he doesn’t ask a question that I’m in awe of. My first thought is why have I never thought to ask that? My second is thank God there is the internet… 

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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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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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Pumpkin Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

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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Tangy Steak Salad with Quinoa

I’m excited to have Angie from RiceandBread.com here to share a great looking salad here with us today! ~ Steak Salad? Yes you got it. Salad can be a main course that is warm, filling and healthy at the same time! This iron and protein packed salad is also real quick and easy to make… 

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Veggie Quinoa Pizza Roll

I’ve often talked about how I am never without pizza crusts in my freezer. They are my secret weapon for the “what’s for dinner” question. We usually have pizza several times a month, but I also love them to make these cinnamon bites, garlic knots and the Veggie Roll with Quinoa Crust I’m sharing with… 

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Spinach & Quinoa Salad with Feta and Pine Nuts

It’s a beautiful afternoon here and I’m dying to get outside with the kids, so this post is going to be short and sweet. This is the time of year when my desire to be in the kitchen puttering around gives way to the desire for easy to make dishes. I’d much rather be in… 

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Quinoa Meatballs & Gluten Free Kids

Feeding kids healthy is never easy. Throw in one of them being gluten free and it can get downright overwhelming. If you’ve got gluten free kids, here are a couple of things I’ve learned to cut down on the chaos at meal time. The most important thing I’ve is that while it is nice to… 

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Maple Dijon Quinoa Bowl

It has been a while since we last chatted. I had a little life drama that left me more than a little exhausted (you can read about that here), and I decided to take a much needed break.  I’m not sure you can really all it a break considering my days are spent chasing a… 

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Strawberry Quinoa Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

I’ve talked often about how when it comes to food, the boys don’t agree on much of anything.  (Thus far Skye is the least picky of the three, and I’m hopeful that that will continue.) But one thing they both love is strawberries. Of course even thought they love them, they still disagree.  (And yes,… 

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Make Your Grill Mark on the Nation

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Private Selection for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I am a sucker for a great burger. Whether it is an amazing quinoa burger or a more traditional burger, I like to make my burgers something special.  These days, I’m loving them with premium… 

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Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa

Though I frequently have a savory breakfast, every now and then I like to have something more traditional. A couple of weeks ago, I had some quinoa that needed to be  used and no plans for using it.  I came up with this Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa on a whim, and have had it at… 

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Avocado Lime Quinoa Salsa

I have been talking a lot over at Mama Balance about how I’ve made a commitment with myself to focus on my own health and stop using the “I don’t have time to take care of myself and exercise” excuse all the time. I’m about a week and a half into it, and I have… 

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Gro Something Greater: My Dad, My Boys & Gardening

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. A few weeks back, I was talking about how gardening had been such a big part of my life since I was a child.  Even now, with our near constant travels, it remains an important part… 

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Fajita Quinoa Bowls

I’ve been visiting with family for the last couple of weeks and the other night we were laughing about the meals I used to cook. There didn’t have to be a special occasion. Thursday night was a good enough reason for me to spend hours planning, go to three different stores getting the right ingredients… 

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Pumpkin Quinoa Patties

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Libby’s for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m guessing some of you read the title of today’s recipe and assumed that the baby is teething again and I haven’t slept and therefore have forgotten that it is spring and not fall.  I mean,… 

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Lentil Quinoa Salad

There are few things I love more than spring. The near perfect weather has me outdoors every possible minute I can be. Lucky for me Skye is totally an outdoor baby. She can be cranky as can be inside, and the minute she gets outside she is happy as can be.  Time outside with the… 

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#FitTeaDetox Review

If you have been following along you know that I recently made a commitment to myself that I would focus more on my heath.  For too long, I’ve been using the excuse that I don’t have time to exercise and eat as clean as I know that I should.   Although I do have some… 

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Southwestern Quinoa Patties

As far as staple recipes around our house, quinoa patties are near the top of the list. There are so many reasons to love them. The kids will eat them without fussing. Any time I can get all THREE of them eating the same thing, it is a huge win. They are also amazing on… 

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5-Ingredient Quinoa Breakfast Pots

Hi there! My name is Stephanie and I write everydayfeasts.com, and today I’m guest posting for Wendy here at Cooking Quinoa. I love cooking with quinoa, so I was thrilled when Wendy asked me to share one of my favorite quinoa recipes with you. Today I’ll be telling you a little bit about my 5-ingredient… 

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