Quinoa Recipes

Vegetarian Mushroom Meatball Subs

Lately, Jack and I have been spending a lot of time with my family in Chicago. One thing my husband especially loves about this area is the plethora of meaty things between bread. People always ask me “is your husband vegetarian?” The answer is… nope, he’s not. He eats what he wants even though the food I […]

Diet Recipes

Lexi’s Weekly Dinner Plan Week 25

Another week, another meal plan to keep you feeling healthy and nutritous!  This week is packed with delicious meals that ALSO make fabulous leftovers! If you are new to the meal plans, you can find them all, equipped with free printable shopping lists, in our easy Meal Plan Tab on the blog! If you’ve been […]

Healthy Recipes

Green Pea Falafel Bowl

One of the first recipes we posted on the blog was baked herb & pistachio falafels. That was back in the days when we didn’t have three monsters tearing down the house. When I still had an old-fashioned job. And when baking a falafel instead of deep-frying it felt like a fresh new idea. Elsa once asked me […]

Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa Cream

This quinoa cream is a great alternative to heavy cream, half and half and whole milk. It is naturally gluten free and easily made vegan!One day, when Skye was in a Miss-Independent mood, and I found myself in a rare moment of catching up on magazines. I was flipping through an older copy of Cooking […]

Diet Recipes

Ginger Peach Detox Smoothie

Start your morning off right with this delicious Ginger Peach Detox Smoothie that is sweet, creamy and super refreshing!  A special thanks to Born Sweet Zing™Organic Stevia Sweetener – Zero Calories for sponsoring this post! I don’t know about you, but I just love smoothies!  They are one of my favorite morning pick-me-ups that I literally look […]