Tag Archives: quinoa

Lemon Tahini Dill Quinoa Salad

March 16, 2014


It was a great weekend with John and Ash!  Unfortunately I don’t have any pics to show our competitive paddle game, 3 hour-happy hour, demolished box of gourmet cupcakes or 5 mile run.  I do have some healthy quinoa salad though. Perfect to get you in the mood for spring.  And spring break.  And vacation.  […]

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Thai Quinoa

March 26, 2013


Thai has been a go-to meal in our house for a few years.  It’s not like anything else and I love how fresh it always tastes. You can usually whip it together with on-hand ingredients or a simple sauce from Trader Joe’s in a last minute meal.  Regardless, it’s always delicous! Thai Quinoa: inspiration from […]

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Apple Cinnamon Quinoa

February 18, 2013


Warm.  Cozy. Perfect for these (hopefully last) chilly winter mornings. Apple Cinnamon Quinoa 1 c. rinsed and drained 1 c. water + 1 c. almond milk 1 T. vanilla 2 apples – peeled, cored and diced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1T.  ground cinnamon 2 T maple syrup 1/3 cup sliced honey almonds 1/2 c. almond milk Bring the quinoa, almond milk […]

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Quinoa, Kale + Feta Bites

January 2, 2013

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How is it already 2013?  How does this happen? We had a fun New Years Eve at a neighbors house! Then a fabulously low key New Years Day that consisted of watching football, taking an old-school step aerobics class (that has left my calves super sore), and having dinner at my parents.  We went to […]

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Butternut Squash Quinoa

November 19, 2012


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Just in time for Thanksgiving….   Butternut Squash Quinoa 2 c. quinoa cooked in 2 chicken or veggie bullion as directed 1 onion, sliced thin 1/2 c. crumbled feta cheese 1-2 c. arugula 2-3 c. cubed and peeled butternut squash 2 T. seasoning of choice (Montreal, Two Brothers, Garlic Wine, etc) Make quinoa as directed […]

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Healthy Fried Rice with Shrimp

September 24, 2012


Who isn’t on the look out for a healthy + complete one-dish meal? Plus, something you can easily reheat and eat again for lunch the next day or for dinner the following night?    Here it is. Healthy Fried Rice – a.k.a (un)Fried Quinoa with Shrimp + Veggies An important part of this dish is […]

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