Not Your Grandma’s Broccoli Salad

Welcome back to QCK! If you've watched my Instagram stories lately, you may have noticed that I've been talking about the Rave Apple a lot, if you haven't, let me tell you about it! The Rave Apple is a new bread of apple from Stemilt Growers in Washington. It's a cross between a Monarch and … Continue reading Not Your Grandma’s Broccoli Salad


Chicken Almond Salad + Thai Peanut Dressing

Welcome back to QCK! Today's recipe is a great work from home lunch recipe that you can make ahead of time and throw together when you're ready. It's a mixed greens salad loaded with all sorts of vegetables: carrots, snap peas, bell peppers, red onion, tomato, dressed in a creamy, sweet and savory Thai peanut … Continue reading Chicken Almond Salad + Thai Peanut Dressing

Grilled Summer Squash Salad + Herby Feta Dressing

Welcome back to QCK! Last week the community area and grills at Arlo's apartment opened back up and we were really lucky to take a night off and have a really delicious grilled dinner. It ended up being one of the first "real" meals we've had in a couple weeks. By real I mean we … Continue reading Grilled Summer Squash Salad + Herby Feta Dressing

Marinated Cherry Tomato & Mozzarella

Welcome back to QCK! We all know one of the best parts of summer is the produce, especially here in Minnesota. It seems like we go all year eating flavorless fruits and vegetables and don't even realize it until you get that first garden or farmers market tomato that's so flavorful it almost takes you … Continue reading Marinated Cherry Tomato & Mozzarella

Cashew and Swiss Salad + Honey Poppy Seed Dressing

Welcome back to QCK! I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend! How did you celebrate? I ate wayyyyy too much of everything that I shouldn't have. I regret nothing. But I always like to balance things out after a big day of eating with a few days of healthier eating. More fiber, more … Continue reading Cashew and Swiss Salad + Honey Poppy Seed Dressing

Greek Yogurt Coleslaw + Apples

Welcome back to QCK! Today I'm sharing my favorite coleslaw recipe. I love this one because the greek yogurt makes everything it extra cool, so it's perfect to go with anything extra spicy. It also has apples, so it's perfect for pork, which is why it's an accompaniment to my Perfect BBQ Menu. Substitutions and … Continue reading Greek Yogurt Coleslaw + Apples