Healthy Recipes :: Spanish Quinoa

My inspiration for this recipe came from the desire to recreate the Spanish rice dish from my favorite restaurant with an extra nutritional punch. Trading up the white rice for quinoa for additional protein, this recipe is well suited for vegetarians as a main dish....

Ride Food :: Banana Oat Bars

At the end of every summer riding season, my motivator starts to sputter. While mid-summer I thrive on long, high-altitude rides, my rides start to lose length quicker than the days lose sunlight in the dog days of August. As the race season tapers off, so does my...

Chicken Cacciatore – A Quick Healthy Meal

Easy Weeknight Dinner Between work, taking care of the kids, walking the dog, running errands, spending time with family, exercising, and having personal time, it is often difficult to make a delicious, well balanced, and healthy meal during the week. I put together...

Ride Food :: Early Morning Workout Energy Bites

  After being unemployed for a few months, I recently started a new job. While I was not unemployed for long, I quickly adapted to the free time and flexible schedule—especially when it came to my workouts. With my triathlon training I try and fit in at least two...

Ride Food :: Sweet Potato Chips

This isn’t exactly a recipe; it’s more of a snack idea with a million variations on it.  I’m in the business of making yummy, healthy treats to eat on the bike.  These have saved me on more than one occasion. This spring, I’ve embarked on two long, but not...