Tag Archives: Easy

Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Bites

Do you ever need a snack before dinner? I don’t know about you, but by three or four in the afternoon, I am usually ravenous and have trouble concentrating on work without a snack. I usually like to have a … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Healthy Homemade Cacao Bites

It’s finally Friday! I hope that you have had a good week. Mine was uneventful, but the weather has been fantastic in Salt Lake City, and I’m adjusting to running in the hot sun. This weekend we’re off  to Southern … Continue reading

Posted in Chocolate, Dessert, easy, Food, paleo | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Whole Grain Quinoa Banana Blueberry Muffins

After a busy few weeks of conferences, travel, running, and work (dissertating), I finally found some time to bake last weekend. Muffins are one of my favorite things to bake, in part because they are so quick and easy, and … Continue reading

Posted in easy, Food, healthy, Quick breads and muffins, quinoa | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp with Pecans

Strawberry rhubarb is just about the most stereotypical ‘springtime’ flavor. For the longest time I thought that I didn’t like strawberries and rhubarb combined. Perhaps because I have never been much of a pie fan, the combination just didn’t interest … Continue reading

Posted in Cobblers, easy, Food | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Crunchy Spring Salad from Bon Appetit

A hearty, healthy salad is one of the most satisfying warm-weather dinners. This salad is full of crisp lettuce, crunchy veggies and peanuts, and spicy Asian flavor. The combination of radishes, sugar snap peas, cucumbers and peanuts is just a … Continue reading

Posted in easy, healthy, Salad | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Quinoa Asparagus Pilaf with Avocado and Over Easy Eggs

This healthy quinoa pilaf tastes like spring. It is full of green flavor- asparagus, mint, and peas-and is a wonderful make-ahead lunch or accompaniment to grilled meat or chicken. I use this recipe from Bon Appetit. My only major modifications … Continue reading

Posted in Eggs, healthy, quinoa, Recipes, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Mango Chia Pudding

I love a recipe that I can make in 5 minutes or less. Add seasonal ingredients and a touch of indulgence, and I love that recipe even more. I know that I’ve shared a couple of chia pudding recipes recently, … Continue reading

Posted in chia, easy, healthy | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments