Eating healthy has been a pretty challenging lifestyle change for us. Sometimes we do really well and other times not so much. I’m a meat and potatoes kinda gal with a big sweet tooth (as you can probably tell since most of my recipes are desserts, lol), so it takes enormous amounts of willpower for me to stay away from all the junk I’m used to eating all the time.
I’ve had a bag of quinoa in my pantry for a long time. I won’t tell you how long because you’ll think I’m totally gross and might call the health department on me. Just kidding. Sort of. There’s no expiration date by the way so don’t judge.
Even though quinoa is incredibly versatile, I just couldn’t figure out what to make with it. I’m not a big fan of it by itself and if I sprinkled it randomly into dinner, my boys wouldn’t touch it. And I really, really wanted to find a way for them to eat it this incredible super food! [Read more...]