Vegetarian Quinoa Bake

This Vegetarian Quinoa Bake is perfect for summer because it’s light and filling at the same time. It can be served as a main or side dish and tastes delicious hot or just slightly warm. It’s also perfect for taking to work in a container as a healthy lunch.

Vegetarian Quinoa Bake

I love recipes where you can adjust the ingredients depending on what you currently have on hand.

In this recipe, you can substitute quinoa with any other healthy grain such as wild rice or buckwheat. You can also use different variations of vegetables. For example, use only cauliflower or only zucchini, or replace cauliflower with broccoli.
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2 Ingredient Coconut Bites

2 Ingredient Coconut Bites

If you are anything like me and like coconut and chocolate, you will love this recipe! These coconut bites taste similar to the Bounty chocolate bar only less sweet. These Coconut Bites can be prepared with or without chocolate coating. I couldn’t decide which way was better and decided to give you both options. If… 

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Clean Eating BBQ Menu

Clean Eating BBQ Menu

It’s June and this means the time to turn on your grill! Have you ever tried to prepare a clean eating BBQ party? It’s easier than you think! I put together a menu of my favorite summer BBQ dinner recipes that don’t include over-sized hamburger buns and enormous amounts of meat (and no, barbeque dinner… 

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Potato Salad with Asparagus

Potato Salad with Asparagus

We are going absolutely crazy about asparagus right now. I roast it almost every day and add it to as many dishes as possible. If I only could make an asparagus based dessert I would. 5 reasons to eat asparagus: First of all, it’s delicious; It’s in season right now which means it’s local and… 

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Chocolate Pudding with Strawberries

Chocolate Pudding with Strawberries

What can be better than chocolate? In my opinion, only chocolate pudding can be better than chocolate. Is there anything better than chocolate pudding? Only chocolate pudding with strawberries is better than plain chocolate pudding. This chocolate pudding has a rich chocolate taste and is very smooth and silky. It’s also dairy and egg free… 

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Celery Root Soup with Asparagus

Celery Root Soup with Asparagus

Disclaimer: this soup is for those who love celery root. If you have never tried it before, I suggest to start with a different recipe. For example, try the Celeriac Mash found in this post and see if you like the taste of celery root. Celery root, also known as celeriac, is just what the… 

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Spelt Raspberry Muffins

spelt raspberry muffins

I like baking muffins on a Saturday morning so that we have something to snack on all weekend long. It’s also nice to have a house filled with the aroma of muffins and coffee on a weekend morning. These muffins taste great when they are still warm so no need to cool them completely before… 

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No Churn Vegan Mango Ice Cream

No Churn Vegan Mango Ice Cream

I really like ice cream but can’t have much of the store bought kind because it usually has too much sugar. Even the healthier ice cream is still too sweet for me. In addition, I don’t like to eat dairy with sugar because it pretty much guarantees me a blood sugar crush. So, for myself… 

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Yogurt Marinated Chicken Kebabs

yogurt marinated chicken kebabs

These Yogurt Marinated Chicken Kebabs can be cooked on a grill as well as in the oven which makes them perfect for the BBQ season as well as other occasions. Marinating chicken in yogurt helps to tenderize the meat and prevents it from drying out when it’s cooked. All the spices give the chicken a… 

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