Living on the plains of Minnesota, it’s not every day of the year that I get to enjoy grilled foods. Summertime is a beautiful time for many reasons, and grilling is one of them!

Although I definitely have a soft spot for the classic cheeseburger (I think Culver’s makes the best ones with American cheese!), I try to keep my meals healthier as a general rule. But I don’t want them to be boring, because ultimately I’d rather eat a tasty meal that’s unhealthy than an unappetizing one that’s healthy.

I aim for healthy AND flavorful when I can, which is exactly what these turkey burgers are.

Turkey burgers are infamously unexciting, but these are no ordinary turkey burgers because they’re stuffed with feta cheese! A twist on the Juicy Lucy, if you’re a fellow Minnesotan.

They’re also topped with a generous amount of tzatziki sauce, which is my favorite part.

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Lemon Oreo Cupcakes

May 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Who’s ready for summer?

I don’t think there’s ever a time I’m not ready for summer. 😊 ☀️ It’s hands-down my favorite time of year.

These Lemon Oreo Cupcakes are perfect for spring or summer. Citrus-y cupcakes with smooth cream cheese frosting and lemon-flavored Oreo cookies, they’re both sweet and tart.

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Nutella S’mores Crêpes

March 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Almost a year ago, I tried an amazing crêpe with s’mores fixings and Nutella from a food truck while on vacation. (It was called Le Crepe and they named this particular flavor the “Boy Scout” – so clever!) I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it since, and I’ve been meaning to attempt a recreation for almost 12 whole months.

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