Pasta

The Best Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs were without a doubt one of my late Papa Andy’s favorite meals of all time. Although he grew up in New Jersey the son of Slovakian immigrants, the Italian immigrant neighborhood was but a stone’s throw away and he grew up eating and loving the food so […]

Turkey Taco Pasta

Tacos are, without a doubt, one of my favorite things to make and eat. But if you’ve ever handed a taco to a young toddler you will almost undoubtedly find the result…frustrating. For both you and the toddler! Thus, this taco pasta recipe was born. Rather than make something completely […]

Linguine with Scallops and Cilantro Cream Sauce

Sometimes a recipe just feel meant to be and that is certainly the case with this absolutely scrumptious seafood pasta dish. I completely had something else in mind for dinner but after seeing some beautiful scallops on sale at Sprouts I couldn’t resist. I knew I wanted to pair them […]

Skillet White Cheddar Mac-n-Cheese

Growing up for me meant that macaroni and cheese came from a blue cardboard box (sorry mom). And to be completely honest, I still think back on that powdery cheesy mess quite fondly. But had I known how easy it was to make your own homemade macaroni and cheese with […]

Healthier Baked Ziti

I’ve taken this classic comfort food and given it a healthy twist by using protein and fiber rich chickpea pasta and ground turkey for a delicious weeknight meal that you can feel great about serving to your family! I only first discovered chickpea pasta a few months ago when I […]

Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff

If you ask my husband which of my recipes he likes the most Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff will come out on top every time. This delightful dinner has all of the rich umptiousness of a traditional beef stroganoff but is lightened up with chicken making is a perfect weeknight summer meal. […]