Chocolate Peanut Butter Quinoa Breakfast Parfait

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Quinoa Breakfast Parfait

When your breakfast involves chocolate, you know it's going to be a good day. And when your breakfast tastes like candy, it's even better. But even better yet, it's when your breakfast involves chocolate, tastes like candy AND is actually good for you, that's when things get magical. I always … [Read more...]

Simply Perfect Quinoa Waffles

Perfect Gluten-Free Waffles using @BobsRedMill 1-to-1 Baking Flour

I've said it before and I'll say it again: I have a serious love affair with waffles. It's the kind of love that bites me every Sunday morning and doesn't leave me be until there's a plate of those fluffy gluten-free waffles sitting in front of me, drenched in maple syrup. Lots and lots of maple … [Read more...]

Baked Eggplant Parmesan Crisps

Gluten-Free Baked Eggplant Parmesan Crisps - recipe from Simply Quinoa (www.simplyquinoa.com)

First, I want to welcome you to the brand new SIMPLY QUINOA! I'm thrilled for you to be here and encourage you to take a peek around and see what's new. I think you're going to really like it :) Yes, there's a new name and look, but there's so much more to take in - I can't wait to hear what you … [Read more...]

Gluten-Free Flour Tortillas + a giveaway

I'm really excited to be sharing two things with you today: 1) A lightened up version of a classic recipe (hint: it involves jalapeños!) 2) A brand new gluten-free flour blend that I'm just crazy for. We'll start with the recipe though because the flour is what makes this recipe so … [Read more...]

Healthy Quinoa Carrot Cake

Last week I turned 26. Twenty-freakin-six! I'm not a big birthday person, don't like being the center of attention and definitely don't want people to make a big fuss over me, but I do always make sure I do something for me. This year that meant cutting out of work early and going for a hike … [Read more...]

Quinoa & Veggie Collard Wraps

I've recently fallen in love with collard wraps. It stems from my love of sandwiches, which turned into a love for wraps in high school when I wanted to go lighter on the carbs and skip the bread. But now, while I still love my gluten-free wraps and sandwiches, I've realized that I can have that … [Read more...]

Strawberry Infused Quinoa Breakfast Bowl

For many of us, breakfast is the hardest meal of the day. I mean in reality it's probably one of the easiest meals to physically make, but being creative, different, interesting and flavorful isn't something that usually happens. At least for the majority. Let me guess. Your breakfast looks similar … [Read more...]

Cheezy Kale & Quinoa Crackers

Are you a snacker? I personally have always been a snack person. My snack attacks usually hit sometime between 3 and 4 pm. I realize I still have a ways until dinner. Lunch has been digested and get I that hunger pang stirring up inside my belly. Whenever my body goes into a full-blow snack … [Read more...]