So ya'll already know I'm totally ready for summer! Today is absolutely beautiful, and after my work out I decided to sit by the pool for a few minutes before coming inside to meal prep. If I'm making a salad, I want it to be flavorful, crunchy, and satisfying. This salad is super light and … Continue reading Fresh and Fast Lemon Broccoli Salad
Hi everyone! If you follow me on Instagram (@cquinn_rd) you probably saw me make this dish about a week ago! I figured I would actually do a recipe post so you have step by step instructions on how to make one of my FAVORITE lunches. This is one of the easiest lunches to prep for … Continue reading Chickpea & Sweet Potato Veggie Bowl
Ok friends, please don't think I'm loony but I actually kind of miss summer. Yes, 120 is a lot to swallow sometimes BUT lots of pool time and lost of fresh summer fruits and veg always get my recipe wheels turning. Today's Thursday so I'm going to pull out some of my old recipes to … Continue reading Looking Forward to Summer … Opening Up the Recipe Box!
How much do you love your furry little pooch? I think if you scroll through my Instagram for even just 1 week you will notice how obsessive I am over my little golden Eddie. Yesterday Eddie had his 6-month old birthday (yes, we are a household which celebrates just about everything!) so I decided to … Continue reading Homemade 6 Ingredient Dog Treats
Let the Whole 30 recipes continue! Happy hump everyone! Today is day 9 of my Whole 30 journey, and I have to say this is definitely the best recipe yet. I take full credit for this one. It began as a "wing it" recipe that turned into probably my favorite so far in this process! The turkey burger … Continue reading Simple Turkey Burger w/ Roasted Veg
Ok everyone, get ready for the most delicious, easy, and hearty soup of your new year! Luckily, most of you should still have a few cool months left to stay in soup mode and give this one a try. I'm not taking full credit for this soup; I do use a little help from a … Continue reading The Easiest Roasted Chickpea Veggie Soup
It's Christmas.... almost at least! It took me a while to get into the holiday swing this year, but now I am definitely ready! During this time of year there are always plenty of parties and social outings where bringing a covered dish is common. This salad is one of my favorites for this time … Continue reading Spinach Tortellini Salad, The perfect holiday salad!
Are ya'll sick of my pumpkin talk yet? We only get a few months of it, so why not go into pumpkin overdrive while we can?! This recipe was the result of some stress relief cooking one night last week. I've completely kicked myself into overdrive the past few weeks with my half marathon around … Continue reading Chewy Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies
Happy Sunday everyone! This past week one of my co-workers showed me a recipe for pumpkin balls which got me motivated to start my pumpkin creations a little early this year! I didn't quite have everything I needed for that recipe, so of course I took the liberty of creating something a little different on … Continue reading Raw Vegan Pumpkin Bites
So I'm the type of person that welcomes stress into my life. When I'm overwhelmed, I tend to pack on a little more because of course, "I can handle it!" After this weekend, I really think I'm going to try to stop doing this.. and this time I mean it! As I'm in the process … Continue reading Peachy Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal