Roasted Garlic, Sun Dried Tomato, & Prosciutto Pasta

Roasted Garlic, Sun Dried Tomato, & Prosciutto Pasta

Stop! Put down that jar of tomato sauce! Put away the shredded cheese! Fill your bowl with this healthy and flavorful pasta with roasted garlic, sun dried tomatoes, prosciutto and spinach. This is not your typical pasta dish…it’s light, but totally screams comfort food! Seriously,  I could eat the entire recipe of this pasta. {Okay, […]

One Pot Macaroni and Cheese

One Pot Homestyle Mac & Cheese in a Rice Cooker! Have to try this!

My kids have been real troopers the last couple years with my crazy new food allergies.  It wasn’t just me that was affected, but the whole family and my kids have learned to be really careful around me when eating dairy.  I was feeling like they were missing out on some good homestlye mac & […]

Clean Eating: Quick & Healthy Baked Ziti

Clean Eating: Baked Ziti...plus it's gluten free! #12bloggers

Can I be honest with you?  I’m gonna sound a bit vain, but I’m totally in love with this pasta dish I made.  I think I ate it for three days straight…yep…it was that good.  I’ve been seeing a lot about the clean eating movement and did some quick research and realized I pretty much […]

Cooking 101 Basics Week #5 – Marinara Sauce

Homemade Marinara Sauce...part of a free 16 week cooking class

Welcome to week 5 of Cooking 101 Basics. This week we are tackling marinara sauce. It’s such an easy spaghetti recipe that you will wonder why you’ve been buying jarred sauce all these years.  Plus, if you keep reading, I have a giveaway for you from this week’s sponsor! How To Sign Up: If you’d […]

Cheeseburger Macaroni

Cheeseburger Macaroni

My kids were screaming for noodles AGAIN (aka macaroni & cheese), but I’m sick of it and I had some ground turkey laid out for supper so we compromised.  This supper was perfect!  It gave the kids the noodles they wanted, but hubbyman and I enjoyed the change from the normal mac&cheese. It came together […]

Easy Weeknight Lasagna in the Slow Cooker

Easy Weeknight Lasagna in the Slow Cooker

I love, love, love lasagna. But I hate how long it takes to make it, especially on our busy weeknights. A couple days, I was really craving lasagna, but I didn’t have the time and I didn’t have all the ingredients either. No time to hit the store, so I started rummaging around the pantry and freezer and this is what I came up with.

Not only is it an easy supper, it only took about 3-4 hours in the slow cooker, it is the perfect Sunday lunch. Put it in before church and it will be ready when you get home. Read More…

Zesty Italian Ziti

Zesty Italian Ziti

I love, love, love this dish. It is a family favorite for years. It’s not too spicy, but you can certainly adjust the spicy level to suit your taste buds. This is also my go-to dish to take as a meal for people when they need a meal. Beware: it makes a ton! The good news is that it freezes and reheats well. One reason that I really like this dish is because it is one of my “pantry meals”. Read More…