Quinoa Recipes

Coconut Horchata

By Alissa | Last Updated: June 9, 2017 The first time I tried horchata, I thought I was drinking melted vanilla ice cream over ice. That’s pretty much what it tastes like! Creamy, very sweet, and loaded with vanilla flavor. Imagine my surprise when I found out that there was no actual dairy in it! […]

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Creamy Mediterranean Pasta Salad

This rich and creamy Mediterranean Pasta Salad is made with a delicious, tangy dressing and is packed with veggies! It’s vegan, gluten-free & high-protein! [this recipe is sponsored by Sabra] This has been quite the whirlwind weekend! We drove down to my grandmother’s house on Friday to celebrate my cousin’s wedding. Yesterday was the wedding and […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Healthy Carrot Cake Pancakes

These healthy carrot cake pancakes are packed with nutritious ingredients like quinoa, almond, flax and coconut! The perfect way to kickstart your day with a breakfast that tastes like dessert! Hey friends! Do you ever have a week that flies by so fast you feel like can’t even remember what you did? That’s been my […]

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Sweet Potato Avocado Tartare

I’m so behind with the trends. Do you know that avocado toast has become avocado “toast” with quotation marks? People are using sweet potatoes as the “bread” and the first time I saw that oh-so-clickable headline I thought it was ridiculous. One morning though, desperate times called for desperate measures. I had no breakfast food – […]