Pumpkin Bites with Maple Glaze

Pumpkin bites! Nibbles of pumpkin love! Little sweets of morning joy! I wish I could say I wasn't this shallow, but the prospect of eating about 50 of these little guys is singlehandedly what got me out of bed this morning. That, and the fact that I would ... Read More →

Our First Ever Tasty Food Photography Workshop

Seriously pinch me. Our first ever Tasty Food Photography workshop has come and gone in about three little winks of an eye. On Friday night, as I was "getting ready for bed" aka nervously running through all possible scenarios and details and mishaps and ... Read More →

Simple Mushroom Penne with Walnut Pesto

Today's post is sponsored by LAND O LAKES®! I'm super excited to be using their new European Style Super Premium Butter in this recipe because --> 👅👅👅. Some of you good people who are on this website right now are looking at this picture and just ... Read More →

Pitcher Style Margaritas for a Crowd

Give me a second, I'm just reflecting on the fact that this is going to be the last weekend of summer. 😭 Minnesota in the fall might be the most divine places on earth, but, ugh. Summer. WHY. The struggle is real. Regrouping in 3... 2... Today we've ... Read More →

Easy Homemade Flatbread Crackers

Today's post is sponsored by Alouette! Their cheese with these crackers - 👌🏼! Just stop for a second and think about this: you, sitting outside, with a crispy, golden brown assortment of Homemade Flatbread Crackers, soft cheese, a glass of wine, ... Read More →

Rockin’ 5 Ingredient Sweet Potato Turkey Chili

OH CHILI BEANIE! What can I even say? We ♡ this healthy, spicy, extremely basic and wonderful turkey chili loaded with everything sweet potato and yummy. Fun fact: if I were still a teacher, I'd be going back to school today. But instead, I'm sitting at ... Read More →

Sage in August

SAAAAGE! ♡ In a few days, it's going to be September. Say wha? This is both NOT OKAY and also the best thing ever because fall is amazing and I love it. But we've still got time before September hits and I'm taking full advantage of it by sneaking in ... Read More →

Cinnamon Streusel French Toast Cups

Today's drool-worthy French Toast Cups are sponsored by Wholesome! - we used their organic pancake syrup and organic  coconut palm syrup with this recipe and they were both ON POINT. Oh my goodness oh my goodness oh my goodness. It's been way too ... Read More →

Green Goddess Quinoa Summer Salad

It's Fresh Start Monday! At the risk of sounding annoyingly excited about a Monday morning, I have to say - I love a good fresh start. Especially after weekend eating that includes sushi takeout with an emphasis on the shrimp tempura rolls, BBQ eatings from ... Read More →

Skillet Chicken with Grapes and Caramelized Onions

Today's grape-y goodness is sponsored by Grapes from California! Doesn't get much better than those sweet, bursty California-grown grapes. Just please take note of what you're seeing in the picture above. Golden brown skillet chicken ✔️ with a red ... Read More →

5 Minute Avocado Cilantro Dressing

Hey all you sauce lovers of the internet! 👯 I am just popping in quickly today to share this avocado cilantro dressing / sauce / lover of my soul before heading out into the busy work day to do all those bloggery things that are so secretive and ... Read More →

Up North: Ten Days at the Cabin

One picture of food. Just one. That's all! WHAT IS HAPPENING. Last week Bjork and I returned from a ten-day family vacation UP NORTH (where I only took one picture of food). If you're from Minnesota, I know you speak my language: when I say we were up ... Read More →