Chicken Apple Cheddar Salad with Toasted Quinoa & Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

You know what’s better than a healthy meal? One that’s just as beautiful as it tastes! I mean seriously look at this bowl of goodness! It’s the perfect transition from summer to fall by incorporating garden fresh greens, juicy tomatoes and flavors like tart apple and sweet maple. It’s so simple to toss together (pun intended) you’ll be making it all day, everyday! By topping it with toasted quinoa you can keep it nut-free without sacrificing a little added crunch and protein. This salad not only captures the beginning of the new season but makes saying goodbye to summer worth every single delicious bite! Continue reading “Chicken Apple Cheddar Salad with Toasted Quinoa & Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette”

Quinoa Pancakes

I can’t quite believe that this month marks The Happy Hungry Yogi’s two year anniversary. Words can’t describe how grateful I am to be able to do something that not only inspires others but has in turn helped me to become who I am in this very moment.  Continue reading “Quinoa Pancakes”

Warm Quinoa Bowl with Sundried Tomato Pesto + Feta

Ever have a really busy day and come home and think, all I want to do is cook right now? No, me either. Though aside from working out, cooking is one of those things that really can make me feel better. It’s such a nice feeling coming up with a new recipe idea and having it turn out to be a success. It’s the equivalent to running that extra mile. I love it but it can be a challenge. Continue reading “Warm Quinoa Bowl with Sundried Tomato Pesto + Feta”