Recipes

Cheesy Quinoa and Black Bean Casserole

July 28, 2016
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I’m always looking for delicious one-pot meals — the kind that I can just stick in the oven, not worry about, and know that it will turn out to be absolutely delicious. That’s where this recipe comes in 🙂 A lightened-up, healthy quinoa bake that you can enjoy completely guilt-free. Reminiscent of enchiladas, slightly spicy and […]

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Gluten-Free Pasta Primavera (and a Giveaway!)

July 15, 2016
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Pasta with vegetables, homemade sauce, garlic, and parmesan cheese is a weeknight staple in our house. It’s ridiculously easy to make, light and tasty, and is guaranteed to be on your dinner table in under 30 minutes! You can change it up based on whatever veggies happen to be in season. In the summer I […]

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Skinny Maple Granola

July 1, 2016
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I love the idea of granola. Sweet, crispy oats paired with nuts, seeds, and fruit – it feels like a treat for breakfast every day. My only issue with granola is that it always ends up being super high in sugar and calories, because most store bought granolas are made with way too much sugar, […]

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Indian Spiced Vegetarian Sloppy Joes (or “Pav Bhaji”)

June 27, 2016
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Ever since I was a kid, “Pav Bhaji” was pure comfort food for me. Traditionally, it’s a mix of potatoes, peas, carrots, and Indian spices, served on a warm, toasted, buttered, fluffy white bun as kind of an open-faced sloppy joe. It’s like Indian street food, and it tastes delicious. And while I do love […]

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Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie and a prAna Giveaway!

June 12, 2016
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What are you craving this summer? For me, summer means spending as much time outdoors as I can, taking a little break and relaxing a bit. What I crave is time: more time to spend with family and friends, going to the beach or park, outdoor festivals, food truck fairs, etc. I also crave cute summer dresses, […]

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Smoky Onion and Kale Dip

June 10, 2016
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You know what’s even better than spinach artichoke dip? Smoky Onion and Kale dip! With lots of summer cookouts coming up, I wanted to create a lightened-up dip that I could bring to parties that everyone (even meat eaters) could enjoy. The smokiness of this dip evokes a meaty, hearty taste, and the kale brings […]

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