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  • Quinoa Breakfast Bake

    This week, I whipped up this breakfast quinoa bake and have really been enjoying it. A quinoa bake was kind of a logical next step when breakfast quinoa is already a staple meal of…

  • Quinoa Apple Cake

    Made with whole quinoa, this hearty cake is both naturally sweet and filling. Made as is, it's a little bit crumbly but super moist and delicious. If you want a firmer cake, try adding…

  • Baked Stuffed Apples with Maple Cream

    Stuffed with dates and pecans, then doused in a delicious maple-mascarpone sauce, these apples are elegant yet still wholesome and satisfying. They cover all your bases, with a little crunch, a little cream, and…

  • Sesame Chicken Bowl

    My shelf in the fridge is kind of a disaster right now. There’s leftover tamarind and palm sugar from three batches of Pad Thai, dark mushroom soy sauce and Chinese broccoli from Gong Bao…

  • Quinoa Salad with Broccoli and Avocado Pesto

    I never get tired of eating my favorite green things blended up with cheese in various combinations, so I’m sharing another non-traditional pesto dish. Because it’s easy, healthy, and I love it. Also,…

  • Chocolate Milkshake

    From Lucid Food, which I reviewed earlier this year, this “surprisingly refreshing” (to quote the bf) drink manages to mimic a chocolate milkshake without the primary ingredient – chocolate ice cream. Instead, it…

  • Mushroom and Farro Soup

    A bowl of soup, well, that’s what I did. Mushroom and farro soup, to be specific. And as I was making the soup, which only dragged me away from Up All Night…

  • Stone Fruit Salad with Lemon-Lavender Syrup

    Sweet cherries eaten ice cold from the fridge, plums so perfect that the juice dribbles down your chin with every bite, peaches baked until hot and bubbly under a buttery crumble – these fruits…

  • Fruit and Nut Bars

    I’ve made healthy, easy, quick dinner-time food, because when I think about eating healthy, I think about mealtimes. But truth be told, I’m pretty good about eating healthy meals – I rarely eat…

  • Chipotle-Honey Chicken Tenders

    See, the reason I don’t usually make roast chicken is that, well, I don’t really like it. To be 100% honest, chicken freaks me out a little bit, even though I think it…

  • Shakshuka with Sausage and Potatoes

    Light and nutritious meals that take 30 minutes or less to put together, but that don’t skimp on flavor. I don’t always accomplish all of those things – like on the nights I…