Fiesta Quinoa Salad

Fiesta quinoa salad is a healthy side dish or a delicious light lunch. Loaded with quinoa, beans, corn, tomatoes, sweet orange pepper, avocado and covered in a creamy cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing!

Fiesta quinoa salad is a healthy side dish or a delicious light lunch. Loaded with quinoa, beans, corn, tomatoes, sweet orange pepper, avocado and covered in a creamy cilantro lime vinaigrette dressing! I just love quinoa! I had never cooked with it until I made this black bean & corn quinoa salad and let's just say that I have been completely obsessed ever since. I also have this mango & black bean quinoa salad on the blog too. I really could not pick a favorite. They all have very similar ingredients but yet taste so different. This fiesta quinoa salad … [Read more...]

Mango Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Mango black bean quinoa salad is a light, healthy, and filling salad. Hearty quinoa and black beans, crisp red peppers, green onions, and cilantro all covered in an easy olive oil vinaigrette dressing. It's also great for lunch too!

Mango black bean quinoa salad is a light, healthy, and filling salad. Hearty quinoa and black beans, sweet mango, crisp red peppers, green onions, and cilantro all covered in an easy olive oil vinaigrette dressing. It's also great for lunch too! On Facebook I asked you readers what you wanted to see me post on Monday. This mango black bean quinoa salad received the most votes! Which I was very excited about because of all the recipes I have waiting to be posted, this was the one I was most excited about. I am excited about all of them but this salad in particular is … [Read more...]

Quinoa Chili

Quinoa chili is heart, healthy, and full of flavor. Simmers on the stove top for an easy one pot dinner!

Quinoa chili is hearty, healthy and full of flavor. Simmers on the stove top for a delicious, one pot meal! I've sort of become obsessed with quinoa lately. I never cooked with it before and the few times I did I hated it. I thought the texture was off and there was no flavor. But, I am pretty sure I was just making the wrong quinoa recipes because the ones that I've made recently are so delicious, full of flavor and I love how healthy it is. I posted this BLACK BEAN & CORN QUINOA SALAD last week and let's just say that I have already made it twice since … [Read more...]

Black Bean and Corn Quinoa Salad

Black bean and corn quinoa salad is a hearty, protein packed salad that will fill you up! Make as a delicious and healthy side dish for dinner or make at the beginning of the week for healthy lunches all week long. I am halfway through my no-sugar challenge for January! One thing I have learned from doing this is that I love to plan and prepare healthy foods that I can eat all week long. I have been on the hunt for healthy, filling, and no sugar lunch ideas. Lunch is the hardest time of the day for me and it's usually when I start to graze and snack, or eat whatever … [Read more...]