One Pan Spinach-Artichoke Quinoa Casserole

A healthy QUINOA CASSEROLE made with spinach, artichokes & chickpeas

I have made a total of two casseroles in my life. The first, I shared years ago on the blog - it was one of my very first recipes (sheesh look at those photos!). The second, I’m sharing with you now. Aside from the improved pictures, this casserole takes the cake. Meaning it's my new favorite. … [Read more...]

Autumn Quinoa Buddha Bowl

Autumn Quinoa Buddha Bowl Recipe drizzled with pomegranate dressing

I shared my first quinoa buddha bowl recipe with you just over a year ago. Hard to believe that was my first time ever having one. Since then I’ve made countless other versions, experimenting with different flavors, ingredients and textures. And while I have enjoyed them all, today’s recipe is by … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Quinoa Bread

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Bread with Chocolate Chips via

Yes, yes, YES! It’s that time of year again. The time of year where we get to break out our chunky knit sweaters, tall boots, and scarves. The time of year where the air starts to get crisp and the leaves begin to change colors. The time of year where apples are fresh and flavorful. The time of … [Read more...]

Cheddar Quinoa Biscuits

Gluten-Free Cheddar Quinoa Biscuits

You might be surprised to see a recipe with cheddar in the title. Normally I don’t eat cheddar cheese. You know that. I’ve been avoiding cow dairy for 4+ years now. So, what gives? Well for me, not eating cheddar is kind of a sin since I grew up in Vermont, which is arguably one of the cheddar … [Read more...]

Tofu & Broccoli Quinoa Stir-Fry

Tofu & Broccoli Vegetarian Quinoa Stir-Fry

When I was growing up, tofu stir-frys were a staple in our house. At the time, being a semi-picky eater, I was less than enthused to a) have a plate full of veggies sitting in front of me or b) having white squares of soft, tasteless “meat” mixed in. Yes, my parents tried fooling us…but no dice. … [Read more...]

Baked Gluten-Free Chocolate Donuts

Baked Gluten-Free Chocolate Donuts with an Espresso Glaze

I used to say I could go either way with chocolate donuts. If I had my choice, it would always be a warm cake donut dusted in cinnamon sugar. I’m not sure if it was that the chocolate donut options I had just didn’t taste like real chocolate or that I didn’t like the glaze, but they weren’t for … [Read more...]

Almond Butter Quinoa Blondies

Almond Butter Quinoa Blondies with dairy-free chocolate chips

I’ve always been a brownie fan. When I was little my dad used to make brownies from scratch and I would sit on the counter, watching him melt the chocolate and stir in the flour, knowing full well I’d be able to lick the beaters when he was done. And of course, every single time they were … [Read more...]