Chimichurri Shrimp

Welcome back to QCK! Last week someone asked me what's the best thing I've cooked recently. Without hesitation I said it had to be the Maple Oat Cherry Shortcakes. Had I given it more thought at the time, I maybe would have said the Chicken Shawarma Wraps from a few months ago, or maybe my … Continue reading Chimichurri Shrimp

Summer Gnocchi Salad + Pinenut Pesto

Welcome back to QCK! This week has been full of wild ups and downs. Some new opportunities that I'm really excited to announce, but can't quite yet! Some downs that I won't get into, because honestly, I don't feel like it. I just want to talk about food today. Is there anything better than gnocchi? … Continue reading Summer Gnocchi Salad + Pinenut Pesto

Shrimp Dan Dan Noodles

Welcome back to QCK! If you follow me on Instagram, you've probably heard about Bakers Against Racism. If you don't know, BAR is a virtual bake sale participated in by bakers all over the world who sold baked goods and donated all proceeds to an organization of their choice supporting the current Black Lives Matter … Continue reading Shrimp Dan Dan Noodles

Portobello Fajitas + Avocado Crema

Welcome back to QCK! I'm gonna get kind of real for a second. In an effort to eat healthier lately, I've pretty much cut out meat, most dairy, lots of sugar, and have significantly cut back on carbs. In some ways this sounds ridiculous, I am a food blogger after all. But that's exactly the … Continue reading Portobello Fajitas + Avocado Crema

Pepper Jack Mac & Cheese + Potato Chip Crust

Welcome back to QCK! So as you know, this weekend is all about BBQ, and there's really no better side for BBQ than Mac & Cheese. They just balance eachother out. But THIS mac and cheese in particular is perfect for BBQ, but it's also just really effing good. It's creamy, a little spicy, cheesy … Continue reading Pepper Jack Mac & Cheese + Potato Chip Crust

Sunny Shrimp Salad Lettuce Wraps

Welcome back to QCK! Today I'm sharing my recipe for these super easy, super flavorful lettuce wraps. This is one of my favorite warm weather recipes because it's so light but so flavorful and surprisingly filling. They're also a great low carb, low calorie, gluten free, dairy free option. And yes, I totally just made … Continue reading Sunny Shrimp Salad Lettuce Wraps

Juicy Lucy’s: A Minnesota Classic

Welcome back to QCK! I've really been looking forward to this post. If you don't know what a Juicy Lucy is, it's a burger but the cheese is on the inside. I'll get into why that's a big deal later on. But what's really cool is that these burgers originated in Minnesota. Listen, the great … Continue reading Juicy Lucy’s: A Minnesota Classic