Quick and easy Pasta with Fresh Herbs, Sausage, and Tomatoes perfect for busy weeknights. Dinner can be ready in less than 30 minutes.
Quick and easy Pasta with Broccolini and Feta in under 30 minutes. Perfect for busy weeknights or lazy weekends.
Lasagna Rollups are a fun and tasty way to serve lasagna. These are filled with lean ground beef and low fat ricotta cheese drenched in pasta sauce.
Easy and convenient No-Boil Gluten-Free and Egg-Free Lasagna layered with a flavorful meat sauce, ricotta, feta, and cheddar cheeses.
Kale Sausage Spaghetti – a pasta with bold flavors combining Polish sausage, earthy kale, spicy red pepper flakes, garlic, and bacon.
Fresh and zesty Asparagus and Breadcrumbs Fettuccine tossed with tender asparagus and crispy flavored breadcrumbs. Very tasty and spring-like.
We are finally beginning to see some winter thaw and spring-like weather here. It only just started this past weekend. Although the night time and early morning temperatures are still below freezing, the day time temperatures are now above freezing. The sun is out and the snow piles are getting smaller. Hopefully they will all…
“Arrabiata” means angry in Italian. This fiery and tasty Garganelli alla Arrabiatta (Pasta with Hot Chili Pepper) will surely wake up your taste buds.
These Antipasti Kabobs are made with colorful striped pasta, cheese, grape tomatoes, and mint leaves. They are a fun and tasty addition to any party table.
Easy to make Antipasto Rollups made with naturally colored striped pasta that are both pleasing to the eye and palate. Great as party finger food.
Life has many surprises and I was stumped last weekend while grocery shopping with Ro-Ri San. As we entered the store, he said it would be nice to have some of the Baked Mac and Cheese I made the last time. “Seriously? With bacon bits?”, I asked. He said, “Yes, and some parsley, please!”. If…
Several weeks back, I had agreed to review a new line of natural spice extract from Italy. The box came neatly packed with eight colorful canisters of different flavors – curry, oregano, lemon, truffle, garlic, basil, chili, and sea salt. One must say that the artwork on the individual spray is eye catching and it…
Yummiest ever Baked Macaroni and Cheese with Panko and Bacon – all the trappings of mac and cheese with added crisp crumb topping and bacon.
Healthy and delicious Fettuccini with Kale, Chickpeas, and Tomatoes lightly flavored with garlic, pepper flakes, and lemon juice.
While out shopping some weeks back, I came across this Easter pasta and could not resist bringing it home. It came in a 12 ounce package of pasta shaped into bunnies, carrots, and Easter eggs. Some were colored with spinach and beetroot. It is a fun pasta to prepare for the Easter weekend.
Pasta con Nutella, an easy dessert of chocolate tube pasta filled with nutella and cream cheese drizzled with chocolate liqueur sauce. Different but yummy!
This simple and tasty Butternut Squash Fettuccini with Roasted Garlic is very easy to prepare. Roasting the vegetables bring out their sweetness.
Chocolate Pasta with White Chocolate Liqueur Sauce – a different yet delightfully chocolatey dessert topped with luscious raspberries.
We have a slightly shorter growing season here in Minnesota because of our long winters and cold springs. We only start growing vegetables and herbs around mid May. As I knew we will be away in June, it was pointless to grow anything then as they would not have survived the 3 weeks without some…
Naturally flavored tri-colored bowtie pasta is used in this textural and creative Okra and Calamari Farfalle dish. It is very tasty and easy to prepare.
It has been really nice outside. The days are bright and sunny with temperatures in the 50’s. Not exactly warm, but a light sweater or a long sleeve shirt makes it very comfortable. It’s cool and refreshing. There are also lots more fruits and vegetables in the produce section at the grocery stores now. I…