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About Me

Hi, my name is Lindsay!

And Compression of Yum is my little bend of the internet!

I'm the voice, author, and architect abaft Compression of Yum. What started as a accidental amusement for nights and weekends while I was alive as a fourth brand abecedary has now developed into a absolute business (!!) that alcove millions of bodies with fun recipes anniversary month.

I alive in Saint Paul, MN with my bedmate Bjork and our dog Sage. My admired things in activity are a big bowl of pad Thai, brilliant days, and activity to the dog park.

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I Adulation Food!

In this space, I am consistently administration fresh, flavorful, (mostly) advantageous recipes that I adulation to accomplish and eat in my real, actual, every day life. If I wouldn’t eat it in absolute life, I won’t put in on the blog. My ambition is to affect you with aliment that is both attainable AND exciting, whether you’re affable for yourself, your family, your roommates, or your friends. I appetite you to be so aflame about these recipes that you agilely anticipate 5pm back you can go home from assignment and alpha cooking.

On a accompanying note, I actually ADULATION seeing the aliment that you’re making. It will accomplish my day if you tag @pinchofyum in your Instagram photos and stories! We adulation to bark out our favorites on Fridays with our Clairvoyant Awards on Instagram Stories.

Going Deeper

Along with all the recipes, I additionally use the blog to allotment $.25 and pieces of my activity alfresco the kitchen – from photos of my admired trips, to reflections on affliction and loss, to activity as a dog mom.

  • Travel: From active in the Philippines, to the ultimate European adventure, to tacos in Austin! Oh my gosh, I adulation to travel. Analysis it all out here.
  • Loss: On New Year’s Day 2017, we absent our babyish boy Afton the day afterwards he was born. I accept aggregate a lot about that adventure on the blog and accept begin so abounding allusive access with readers through his story. You can apprentice added about our experience here.
  • Motherhood: In September 2018, we accustomed our babyish babe Solvi Afton into the world. I’ve accounting a lot about her and my adventures with motherhood, which you can booty a attending at here.
  • Home Stuff: We bought our abode in 2013 and accept done assorted projects on it – from redecorating, to a absolute kitchen remodel, to creating a adept apartment in our admiral attic. Booty a blink here.
  • Sage: Academician is a queen and she abutting our ancestors in 2015 and she is the complete best. She’s additionally the official POY mascot. You can decay your day abroad attractive at pictures of her here.

I additionally allotment about my activity on my being instagram @lindsaymostrom.  I’d adulation if you followed me there too!

Start & Grow

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As we grew the blog into a antecedent of income, my tech-loving bedmate Bjork absitively to detail our adventure about as somewhat of an “experiment.” And as a result, lots of bodies starting allurement us how they could do the aforementioned thing. In 2013, Bjork and I congenital a association alleged Aliment Blogger Pro as a abode to advise bodies aggregate we’ve abstruse over the aftermost 7-8 years in this industry.

Okay, so can I blow about this back it’s absolutely Bjork’s thing, not mine?

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Our Team

We accept an absolute aggregation of geniuses abaft us at Compression of Yum who are experts in a little bit of aggregate – from chump service, to amusing media, to videography, to acceptable with compound shoots. They are EVERYTHING.

Our aggregation helps accumulate it all active smoothly.

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Lindsay is the voice, author, and architect abaft Compression of Yum. She develops recipes and writes agreeable for the blog and on Instagram. The little blog that started as her accidental amusement for nights and weekends while alive as a abecedary has now developed into a full-fledged business. She lives in Minnesota with her bedmate Bjork, dog Sage, and babe Solvi.

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Bjork is the arch tech adviser / business adviser / aftertaste tester at Compression of Yum. Day-to-day, you’ll mostly see him about Food Blogger Pro, WP Tasty, and Nutrifox, as able-bodied as hosting the Food Blogger Pro podcast. Bjork is additionally bedmate to Lindsay, dad to Solvi, and lives in Minnesota with their dog Sage. He can usually be begin with a coffee in hand.

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Jenna is the Communications Administrator at Compression of Yum. She manages abundant of the circadian advice with readers and brands – on and off the blog. You can acquisition her answering compound questions on posts, allowance readers with ebook purchases, analogous affiliation capacity with brands, and added assorted behind-the-scenes projects. Jenna lives in Minnesota with her husband.

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Eman is the Agreeable Success Architect at Compression of Yum. She makes abiding readers accept a abundant acquaintance on the blog and in the kitchen authoritative recipes. You can acquisition her analogous partnerships with brands, responding to clairvoyant questions, allowance plan new agreeable for the blog, and added allowance and ends behind-the-scenes. Eman lives in Minnesota with her husband, daughter, and pup.

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Abby is the Amusing Media Administrator at Compression of Yum. She develops our amusing media strategy, develops agreeable for posts, and advance all our analytics/reporting. She additionally works alongside our teams at Aliment Blogger Pro, WP Tasty, and Nutrifox to allotment fun, alarming agreeable and affix with associates and customers. A blogger herself, Abby is the columnist and architect of Heart of a Baker.

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Emily is the video specialist at Compression of Yum. She develops, films, and edits all of our compound videos that you see actuality on the blog and on Instagram. She additionally works alongside our Aliment Blogger Pro aggregation as our citizen video expert, answering questions on the appointment and alive Q&As. Emily hails from northwest Ohio and additionally writes, photographs, and manages her blog, Jelly Toast.

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Krista is the Shoot Abettor at Compression of Yum. You’ll acquisition her in the kitchen acknowledging Lindsay on shoot days, prepping and affable recipes for the blog. She is additionally the citizen compound tester, who tests and re-tests abounding recipes to ensure the best affable experience. Krista lives in Minnesota with her bedmate and 3 children. She additionally enjoys aliment photography and managing her blog Destination Delish.

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Rita is a biographer for Compression of Yum. You’ll mostly acquisition her apparently overusing all caps on Instagram in the captions and Stories, but she sneaks into some of the blog posts, videos and emails as well. Back not accomplishing her “Instagram Fun Person” duties actuality at POY, she is additionally the Aesthetic Administrator of HUGE Ad-lib Theater. Rita lives in Minneapolis with her husband, babe and 10,000 year-old cat.

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Sage is our bristling aide and official POY aggregation mascot. She brand treats, naps at the studio, and is aloof the complete best. You can apprentice added about Academician here.