Skinny Snack: Strawberry Summer Salad

I started the Skinny Snack series as a way to cure my hungered boredom, but it has quickly turned into a way of life for me. As long as these recipes keep coming to mind (or I get inspired to simplify an existing recipe), I think we should keep this going year-round. It is always […]

Skinny Snack: Caprese + Avocado

  The reason I started this segment on the blog–Skinny Snack, that is–is due to my continual need to eat! Since I work from home I often have the urge to be snacking on something (anything!!) but inevitably find myself either bored with my healthy food or just looking for something fattening. I’d have to say […]

Quinoa + Beet + Mint Salad

quinoa beet mint salad

Quinoa, pronounced KEEN-WAH, has always been readily available to be cooked in my kitchen but never quite made it. Something about the blandness or card-boardy taste just didn’t do it for me. Paul recently proclaimed that he would love a “quinoa salad with mint” and that was all it took for me to realize that […]