Thai Peanut Quinoa Bowl

Quinoa has quickly become my secret weapon in the kitchen.  I can easily create new and exciting recipes from old favorites by switching out the grains, see ya later brown rice, hello quinoa!  Plus all that power packed protein keeps me full pretty much until my next meal.  Ever since I can rememebr, I've loved … Continue reading Thai Peanut Quinoa Bowl


Zucchini, Corn and Chicken Quinoa Bowls

Fluffy, nutty, hearty and just the right citrus zing are how I would describe my perfect summer salad. You know that one you bring to a picnic or potluck and everyone has to have a bite or two or three. I have a few of these that I’ve been using the past couple of years, … Continue reading Zucchini, Corn and Chicken Quinoa Bowls

Sriracha Baked Salmon and Coconut Milk Quinoa

I am always trying to find recipes with just enough spice that I can enjoy the flavor, but still enough of a kick that Bill isn’t dumping an entire bottle of hot sauce over my perfectly flavor-balanced meal. The best way to describe my new go to salmon recipe is “a little bit of sweet, … Continue reading Sriracha Baked Salmon and Coconut Milk Quinoa

Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Call me a weirdo, but I always seem to forget how much I enjoy the taste of crisp vegetables. This past weekend, Bill and I went up to Sacramento for a wedding of one of his family friends. While we were visiting, we stayed with his childhood friend and his wife. While trying to keep … Continue reading Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Lemon Chicken & Asparagus Quinoa Bowl

Looking for an easy make ahead of time lunch option?  Look no further than this lemon chicken and asparagus quinoa bowl. Seriously, not only are you getting two yummy servings of veggies, but the flavors are insane! The recipe is super easy and straight forward. Plan ahead-- store in individual Tupperware containers and you're good … Continue reading Lemon Chicken & Asparagus Quinoa Bowl