Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Bites Recipe

Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Bites Recipe

  • February 17, 2017

These Spinach Artichoke Quinoa Bites bring the perfect balance of cheesy deliciousness mixed and healthy, protein-packed goodness you can feel good about eating.  *This post contains affiliate links. I have absolutely no idea why, but the combination of spinach and artichoke…

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Cheesy Zucchini Quinoa Bites Recipe

Cheesy Zucchini Quinoa Bites Recipe

  • August 25, 2016

This is the recipe that won over my quinoa-hating sister. That in itself is a pretty big deal! She has been wary of my quinoa bites since the beginning since she just doesn't love the texture of quinoa. I don't…

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Baked Chicken Nuggets Recipe

Baked Chicken Nuggets Recipe

  • March 22, 2016

In less than 30 days, I am moving out of my house and my stuff is moving to Colorado (thanks to my amazing dad who is flying out here and driving a moving truck back) and Boots and I will…

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Turkey Quinoa Bites Recipe

Turkey Quinoa Bites Recipe

  • November 30, 2015

Controversial topic of the day - leftovers. Do you love 'em? Hate 'em? Eat 'em? Toss 'em? Re-purpose 'em? Growing up, we always had some kind of leftover in the fridge at all times and my mother was the master…

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Bruschetta Recipe

Bruschetta Recipe

  • August 27, 2015

I'm still holding onto the last bits of summer as much as I can, which is much easier to do in Tucson since it feels like summer here long after school has been back in sessions! We're still frequenting triple…

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Barbecue Chicken Quinoa Bites Recipe

Barbecue Chicken Quinoa Bites Recipe

  • February 2, 2015

While most people were watching the Superbowl yesterday, I was watching the movie, "Chef." I'm not much of a sports fan, though I do love the foods that tend to accompany sporting events. A friend had just told me that…

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Grilled Parmesan Zucchini Recipe

Grilled Parmesan Zucchini Recipe

  • July 18, 2014

There are certain things that must happen every summer to, well, make it feel like summer. And because I'm crazy about food, most of them happen to be edible : Marshmallows must be roasted over a campfire and s'mores must…

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Grilled Mexican Street Corn Recipe

Grilled Mexican Street Corn Recipe

  • June 5, 2014

This is one of those foods that when someone describes it to you, you smile and nod and say, "Oh...interesting..." when in your head you're thinking, Um...no, I don't think so. Mayo doesn't belong on corn. And I would have…

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Grilled Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe

Grilled Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe

  • May 28, 2014

My grill spent the last 5 months packed away in the corner of my storage unit. Lonely. Unused. Hidden away behind tubs of Christmas decorations and file cabinets. It was a sad time for the both of us. But now…

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Pizza Crust Recipe

Pizza Crust Recipe

  • January 20, 2014

I'm adjusting to farm life quite nicely. Most of the time, this is a pretty busy place. People are in and out for programming, volunteering, and the animal care routine almost constantly. But yesterday was a day of peace. I…

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Candy Corn Veggie Pizzas Recipe

Candy Corn Veggie Pizzas Recipe

  • October 18, 2013

Halloween is all about the sweets. It just is. Candy apples are about as healthy as it gets in the midst of the bags of Snickers, Kit Kats, and 3 Musketeers bars. I'm not complaining, mind you. I love sweets.…

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Waikiki Meatballs Recipe

Waikiki Meatballs Recipe

  • September 15, 2013

I was not one of the cool kids growing up. I had curly bangs that stuck out in every direction. And I brushed them, so I had an out-of-control mini 'fro goin' on pretty much all the time. I wasn't…

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Mango Salsa Recipe

Mango Salsa Recipe

  • July 8, 2013

Seven years ago, I flew out to San Diego to visit my sister, who was living there at the time. I know we went to the beach and I'm sure we went swimming at their community pool because I have…

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Veggie Pizza

Veggie Pizza

  • January 24, 2013

When I was first learning to cook, I needed very specific recipes and I would follow them to. the. letter.  I was starting from scratch and would always have a million panicked questions in the course of making a meal…

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Creamy Cucumber Spread Recipe

Creamy Cucumber Spread Recipe

  • March 15, 2012

A few weeks ago, I received an e-mail from Wasa offering me a sample of their products and an opportunity for you to win one, too!  I had heard of the brand before, but never tried their products.  But, seriously,…

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Quinoa Pizza Bites Recipe

Quinoa Pizza Bites Recipe

  • February 3, 2012

These pizza flavored, protein-packed quinoa bites make for the perfect kid-approved game time snack!  In my opinion, these are, hands down, the best things I think I've ever cooked.  Each bite is packed with pizza flavor and I can't get enough…

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Twice Baked Potato Bites Recipe

Twice Baked Potato Bites Recipe

  • January 17, 2012

I love potatoes. In a big way. Especially fried...or covered in cheese. But since I've been trying to lose weight, I've been trying really, really hard to stay away from fried things...and excessive amounts of cheese. These are delicious and…

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