Sweet Potato Turkey Chili

Rockin’ 5 Ingredient Sweet Potato Turkey Chili

OH CHILI BEANIE! What can I even say? We ♡ this healthy, spicy, extremely basic and wonderful turkey chili loaded with everything sweet potato and yummy.Fun fact: if I were still a teacher, I'd be going back to school today.But instead, I'm sitting at ... Read More →

Green Goddess Quinoa Summer Salad

Green Goddess Quinoa Summer Salad

It's Fresh Start Monday!At the risk of sounding annoyingly excited about a Monday morning, I have to say - I love a good fresh start. Especially after weekend eating that includes sushi takeout with an emphasis on the shrimp tempura rolls, BBQ eatings from ... Read More →

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5 Minute Avocado Cilantro Dressing

Hey all you sauce lovers of the internet! 👯I am just popping in quickly today to share this avocado cilantro dressing / sauce / lover of my soul before heading out into the busy work day to do all those bloggery things that are so secretive and ... Read More →

Caramelized Pork Tacos

Caramelized Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

Ha-looooo!And welcome to today's episode of Tacos Are The Best Food Ever.I don't mean to be super obvious here, but we have some really delicious things going on in the food department right now that you need to know about. Starting with thin strips of ... Read More →

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Five Minute Cashew Sauce

Oh glory be. 👼🏼That right there is a big bowl of wonderful that is going to change your vegan life.Wait, not vegan? Me neither. CARRY ON EVERYONE.This is a luscious vegan cashew sauce that can sub for just about anything thick and creamy and ... Read More →

Roasted Tomatoes with Spinach and Goat Cheese Polenta

Roasted Tomatoes with Goat Cheese Polenta

This this this this this! 👆Do you even need me to say anything else? Can I be excused? I have a ton of things to do today, like mostly make more goat cheese polenta.Also high on the list today - get back to my real life! which includes writing this ... Read More →

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8 Life-Changing Ways to Use a Spiralizer

Ooh la la!Is that not the prettiest rainbow of spiralized vegetables? 💕I have been talking a lot in my recent posts about this new fangled contraption that I've recently added to my kitchen collection. You've been talking about it, too, in the ... Read More →

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Creamy Cauliflower Sauce: Video

It's a video day! 👆🏽👇🏽Is it even a secret that this old recipe for Creamy Cauliflower Sauce is one of my favorite recipes of all blogging time?And I think it's safe to say it's a reader favorite as well. Right now that little old post has something ... Read More →

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Arugula Salad with Grapes and Black Pepper Vinaigrette

This post is sponsored by juicy, crisp, beautiful California Grapes! Is that not the most fun thing ever?! Look look look look look. 👆🏽I'm gonna just tell you: That Tastes Really Good. It's extra exciting to be sharing today's arugula salad with ... Read More →

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Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles with Cashew Sauce

Stop right there.Ummm what is this? Sweet potato noodles? CASHEW SAUCE? 😳First of all, y-u-m.Secondly, it's true. I'm going fake-vegan-rogue on you today.In terms of actual real life serious commitments, I'm not a vegan or a vegetarian. But I ... Read More →

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Bangkok Coconut Curry Noodle Bowls

This this this this thisssss. 😍😍😍I am eating this Bangkok Coconut Curry Noodle Bowl for L & D every day right now and I guess you could say it's going alright.Alright as in --> creamy coconut curry sauce clinging to brown rice noodles (these are ... Read More →

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Spicy Southwestern Salad with Avocado Dressing

Avvvvvocado!Calling all the avocado lovers. *whole world raises hand*Today's southwestern salad is so super simple and classic - just spicy golden roasted sweet potatoes tossed with sweet corn, black beans, chopped romaine lettuce, and a cool n' creamy ... Read More →

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Homemade Brown Sugar Baked Beans

Well, lookee here!This pot o glory is the new-to-me wonder known as HOMEMADE BAKED BEANS. They are saucy, semi-creamy, brown sugar sweet + smoky bacon salty, and deliciously comforting. Just five basic ingredients at work here: bacon, onions, navy beans, ... Read More →

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Spicy Brazilian Burrito Bowls

💯💯💯💯💯The end. And thanks for coming mmkkay baiyyyy!Kidding. I should - WILL - stop obsessively eating this beautiful bowl of fried plantains, black beans, seasoned rice, and garlic cilantro lime slaw for at least two seconds so I can share the spicy, ... Read More →

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Triple Berry Refrigerator Jam

This post is sponsored by our friends at Bai5! We absolutely love their naturally sweetened, antioxidant-infused, yummy, fun drinks. Carry on and drink Bai!Voila!And just like that, there is homemade jam in my refrigerator.Happy times, happy ... Read More →

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Rainbow Vegetarian Pad Thai with Peanuts and Basil

Once again, NOODLES.Here we are again, just me and my big bowl-o-noodles... and a few veggies, and a lot of sauce, and a handful of fresh basil and cilantro....  a fork, a hungry mouth, a heart-eyes emoji... ugh. This reunion with me and cooking could not ... Read More →

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4 Ingredient Creamy Vodka Steak Pasta

Al-right-al-right-al-right, now ladies. YEAH! 🎶Let's make some steak. This recipe goes out to all the guys who like steak, to all the ladies who like 4 ingredient recipes (PS. why am I even using the word "ladies" right now? dislike), and to my girl Sage, ... Read More →

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10 Minute White Bean Artichoke Basil Toasts

So I'm kind of having a moment with artichokes.Just even writing that out makes me almost be able to taste their tangy-deliciousness in my mouth, even though I just ate a nice big breakfast of peanut butter pancakes and coffee and somehow it seems like a ... Read More →

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Lemon Herb Salmon Burgers

Today's post is sponsored by DeLallo! And, um, just in case you hadn't noticed, Pinch of Yum ♡'s DeLallo.Salmon burgers! WHO AM I!This is totally not something I would normally think to make, because 1) 90% of what I eat right now is Magic Green Sauce, ... Read More →

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5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken with Asparagus

5 Ingredient Lemon Chicken and Asparagus!Friends. today is a throwback Monday.Last week I stumbled across an old recipe (well, it's only about a year old, but things get old fast in the inter web world - okay, fine, especially in my hungry food world) ... Read More →

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Easy Mexican Chicken Quinoa Casserole

Hi there Wednesday!Can I interest you in a mid-week pick me up of Mexican Chicken Quinoa Casserole involving a pan piled high with blistered peppers, salsa-ified quinoa, black beans, spicy chicken, and Pepperjack cheese? Suhhhweeeeet, that's what I ... Read More →

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15 Minute Spicy Shrimp with Pesto Noodles

Happy Memorial Day!And I guess 15 Minute Spicy Shrimp with Pesto Noodles Day, too!Today I'm doing the unthinkable and cutting myself off from my usual habit of writing every word known to man in one single post. I KNOW. I literally woke up this morning ... Read More →

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12 Magical Ways To Use A Food Processor

Honestly, my whole life has been leading up to this moment.It's time for me to come clean: Pinch of Yum is really just a place for me to publicly document the progression of my major love affair with my food processor. That's all it is, you guys. It has ... Read More →

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5 Minute Homemade Peanut Butter

You guys.I DID THIS.I made it. On my own, with, like, real peanuts.In five minutes and NOT EVEN JOKING.This is The Peanut Butter of peanut butters. It's peanut butter like you've never seen before. Or have you? If you've made your own peanut ... Read More →

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Thai Yellow Chicken Curry with Potatoes

Why hello, my love.And when I say my love, I most definitely do mean this creamy, savory-sweet, Thai Yellow Curry that is rice's best friend + my idea of food heaven. ♡The thing is that I don't normally post on Thursdays, but sometimes life tells you ... Read More →

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Easy Thai Yellow Curry Paste

And all the curry lovers, please stand up!Truth: I just shoved a jar of yellow curry paste in your face on a Wednesday morning and you didn't even close the browser window on me. YOU ROCK.Today's recipe (**dat yellow curry paste!**) is a lot of ... Read More →

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20 Minute Healthy Chicken Parmesan

Greetings from Minnesota in May on a Monday Morning!Eew, I'm annoying.Let's try that again.Hi, friends! It's Monday after a beautiful, brunch-filled weekend celebrating All The Mothers and we're going to start talking about this cheesy, saucy, ... Read More →

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Queso Stuffed Poblanos

Okay, so I have some major things to tell you.First of all, these Queso Stuffed Poblanos are everything. HONESTLY.Those mild, delicious green poblanos are cut in half and filled with a fluffy white rice mixture that has been simmered in a quick ... Read More →

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The Best 3 Ingredient Grilled Chicken

We need to talk, like, big time.This is the easiest and best way I've ever made chicken EVER. Period. I'm not even going to beat around the bush about it - you need to know the secret to this 3 Ingredient Grilled Chicken right this very second.The ... Read More →

Thai Summer Rolls

Thai Summer Rolls with Peanut Sauce

It's SUMMMAHHHH.No, it's not really. I lie. It's actually the 2nd day of May. And even May isn't safe - sometimes you still get the Sn word in May when you live in the Northland.But just look at that picture and try to not feel all like SUMMMAHHHHH. ... Read More →

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Healthy Sweet Potato Skins

These sweet potato skins! They're baaaaack!These little guys were my first "viral" recipe originally published in October of 2011 - and today, April 25th, 2015, I'm bringing them back to life and dying with food happiness all over again. It's the circle of ... Read More →

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Frosted Blueberry Lemonade

Today's vibrant smoothie recipe post is sponsored by our good friends at Bai5! Bring on the healthy smoooooothies.So maybe I went ahead and jumped the gun on summer a little bit.April? I could have sworn it was, like, July or something.After a ... Read More →

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Rainbow Power Salad with Roasted Chickpeas

Color! Texture! Beautiful food in a bowl!There's so much good going on here, guys. The carrots and zucchini get all ribboned up into shreds, and the chickpeas get roasted with a little spice, and just like that, the 5 minute Magic Green Sauce finds ... Read More →

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5 Minute Magic Green Sauce

I've been just WAITING for the right time to share this sauce, and by waiting I do definitely mean hoarding.Friends, readers, good sauce loving people of the world: let me introduce you to 5 Minute Magic Green Sauce.Loaded with avocados, garlic, ... Read More →

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Lightened Up Whole Wheat Fettuccine Alfredo

Today we are giving a big huge virtual hug to my favorite whole wheat pasta makers at DeLallo for sponsoring this post. Pasta, pasta, and more pasta!Once upon a time, I had this idea to make an Alfredo sauce out of cauliflower. Remember that? ... Read More →

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Quinoa Black Bean Crockpot Stuffed Peppers

It's the best Monday in all the Mondays!Er, what? Monday and best in the same sentence? I know, but I have my reasons.Let's just pause for a second and add these crockpot stuffed peppers into the picture of your day.These Quinoa Black Bean Crockpot ... Read More →

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30-Minute Sesame Mango Chicken Teriyaki

Hi friends! And happy weekend.I am coming to you live on a Saturday morning because this 30-Minute Sesame Mango Chicken Teriyaki is too good to wait any longer. It's a special day when I can find a chicken recipe that I actually like - and that kind of ... Read More →

30 Minute Sesame Roasted Sweet Potatoes

30-Minute Sesame Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Do you love sweet potatoes?Meee tooooo.And as of recently, I love roasted sweet potatoes with sesame oil, cilantro, tahini, and sesame seeds drizzled all over the place. Hello awesomest, randomest, most fancy-feeling-easy-snack-turned-dinner.Sesame ... Read More →

15 Must-Try Healthy Breakfasts - simple fruit bowls, smoothies, muffins, and egg dishes to make the morning awesome!

15 Must-Try Healthy Breakfast Recipes

Good morning!And I really mean GOOD MORNING, because mornings are a lot better when they include any one of these must-try healthy breakfast recipes.Spring is the time when my body starts to say: enough oatmeal already. It's been cold forrrrever which ... Read More →

Crockpot Quinoa Chicken Primavera-7

Crockpot Quinoa Chicken Primavera

Happy happy green green!How wonderful is spring produce? Tender-crisp asparagus, peas, and pesto are making an appearance in this super easy recipe that resembles a quinoa chicken casserole but can be made with minimal prep in a cozy little crockpot. ... Read More →

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Simple Coconut Green Smoothie

Today's healthy glowing coconut green smoothie post is sponsored by my new friends at Bai5!You guys, I am on a green smoothie KICK. And when I say kick, I mean I'm in this phase where I'm doing a green smoothie every Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday ... Read More →

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One-Pot Creamy Spinach Lentils

Oh, for the love of that humble little lentil.They're cheap, they're adaptable to any recipe, they're easy to make and store, and they are considered a power food that is somehow the nutritional fountain of youth. Not complaining, yo. To reiterate the ... Read More →

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Chopped Thai Shrimp Salad with Garlic Lime Dressing

It's time for another version of Chopped Salad Deliciousness.And I am not mad that this version includes spicy jalapeño garlic shrimp, chopped carrots and edamame, roasted cashews, baby spinach, and the lightest, crispiest, most addicting little golden ... Read More →

20 Minute Ancho Chicken Tacos

20-Minute Ancho Chicken Tacos

It's Monday!We're back from vacation!And Minnesota is experiencing some awesomely WARM WEATHER.Those three things + these 20-minute ancho chicken tacos are a force to be reckoned with in my life right now.Let's just get this out of the way ... Read More →

Inner Goddess Raspberry Breakfast Bowls

Inner Goddess Raspberry Breakfast Bowls

Poof!Just like that, the inner goddess is back.Last time she brought desserts, and this time she's taken the form of vibrant mango raspberry breakfast bowls loaded with glow-worthy nutritious ingredients and topped with everything beautiful and nice, ... Read More →