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


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

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

Cheesy Sweet Corn, Basil + Cherry Tomato Pasta

Welcome back to QCK! Happy Mother's Day to every mom and mom figure out there, we love you! I'm not with my mom today, social distancing is still a thing, but I'm celebrating her by making one of her best recipes and sharing it with you. This is a warm pasta salad, it can totally … Continue reading Cheesy Sweet Corn, Basil + Cherry Tomato Pasta

Strawberry Balsamic Green Bean Salad

Welcome back to QCK! Yesterday we talked about the importance of eating high fiber, easy to digest foods, especially in stressful times. Today I wanted to continue that conversation by sharing a non-traditional salad recipe. This is actually a recipe my mom makes during the summer. It's a really simple balsamic vinaigrette over blanched green … Continue reading Strawberry Balsamic Green Bean Salad

Steak Tacos + Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Welcome back to QCK! As we all know, Cinco de Mayo is extra special this year because it falls on a Taco Tuesday. This only happens every SEVEN years people! I was so looking forward to celebrating this year but of course... Coronavirus. Ironic. But we're still going to have Cinco de Mayo at home … Continue reading Steak Tacos + Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Shrimp Tacos With Sautéd Cabbage + Cilantro Lime Yogurt

Welcome back to QCK! I love love love warm weather recipes. They're so light and refreshing. Today I'm sharing one of my favorites, shrimp tacos. This is probably theeee easiest recipe. It's so quick, inexpensive and it's great for one person or five people. This was originally mom moms recipe and it was definitely a … Continue reading Shrimp Tacos With Sautéd Cabbage + Cilantro Lime Yogurt