Visit Lake Street: Lasagnetta a la Vodka

Welcome back to QCK! It's been a minute. Life has been so crazy between school, starting up Visual Black Justice, writing projects, and everything else in the world. But I've been working on a project that I'm really excited to share with you all, so here we are! As many of you know, Minneapolis' historic … Continue reading Visit Lake Street: Lasagnetta a la Vodka


Lemon + Herb Roast Chicken

Welcome back to QCK! It seems like everyones life has gotten significantly busier over the past couple weeks with the craziest "back to school" I've ever seen. In light of that, I wanted to share this awesome roast chicken recipe. I love making this at the beginning of the week and using the leftovers for … Continue reading Lemon + Herb Roast Chicken

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

Black Bean + Sweet Potato Burgers

Welcome back to QCK! I'm sharing a recipe today that was meant to be shared last week. While I was really excited to post this last week, it actually ended up making more sense for today. Black bean & sweet potato burgers, we all know them and love them. They're the OG vegan burger. Last … Continue reading Black Bean + Sweet Potato Burgers

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

Oven Roasted Zucchini, Eggplant + Portobello Sandwiches

Welcome back to QCK! Today I want to share one of my favorite weeknight dinners. These sandwiches are so satisfying and easy to make. Plus you can make some extra and have a ridiculously easy and delicious work from home lunch the next day. So here's what's all going on with this sandwich: oven roasted … Continue reading Oven Roasted Zucchini, Eggplant + Portobello Sandwiches