20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Pasta, Recipes

Fried Ravioli Recipe

The Super Bowl is this Sunday, and Fried Ravioli makes the perfect appetizer.  They are quick and easy to make, can be prepared ahead of time, and everyone loves them! When I make Fried Ravioli, I usually use cheese ravioli, but any raviolis will work.  I buy the fresh ravioli from the refrigerated section at… Continue reading Fried Ravioli Recipe

20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Recipes

One-Pot Pasta Primavera

I love one pot meals!  How can you not?  To make this easy Pasta Primavera, just toss everything in the pot, let it boil while tossing around the ingredients, and in about 15 minutes, you'll have perfectly cooked pasta and veggies. I'm not gonna lie, I was a little nervous at first when making this… Continue reading One-Pot Pasta Primavera

20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

This Pad Thai Recipe Will Make You Forget About Takeout Forever!

There is no need to call for takeout with this classic noodle dish.  Pad Thai is is easy to make and the sauce recipe makes more than you'll need and can be frozen for your next dinner party or weeknight meal. This is another one of those recipes that I am not sure why it… Continue reading This Pad Thai Recipe Will Make You Forget About Takeout Forever!

60 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Preschool, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

Get Ready For Back To School With This Easy Creamy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

This is honestly the creamiest Macaroni and Cheese you'll ever have! It's been a week or so a couple weeks (eeey) since I last shared a recipe.  This summer has been absolutely insane, and on top of it all, I hurt myself, and wasn't able to sit at the computer for extender periods of time to… Continue reading Get Ready For Back To School With This Easy Creamy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

sesame noodles chicken broccoli
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

Simple 30 Minute Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

G.G.S!  This is how all great homemade Asian inspired dishes start!  Ginger, garlic, scallions (green onions), and it's delicious every time!  These super easy Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli use the "holy trinity" and are ready in only 30 minutes! Chef David taught me so much about food!  From the minute I started at… Continue reading Simple 30 Minute Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

fettuccine alfredo
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Kid Approved, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

Your New Go To Weeknight Dinner! 30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo is a guilty pleasure!  It's another one of the first things that D.J. made me, and it's such a guilty pleasure, you'll forget all about the calories, and just dive into the creamy cheesy pasta without any guilt.  This 30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo will knock your socks off after one bite, but be careful… Continue reading Your New Go To Weeknight Dinner! 30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 minute kid-friendly dinner with pasta, cheese AND bacon.  What’s not to love?  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta is a recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds! This was a last minute recipe inspired by Anthony.  D.J. surprised me with a date night, and I needed to make dinner for him… Continue reading A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

ravioli alla bucco prosciutto
Date Night, Holidays, Kid Approved, Pasta, Recipes

Impress Your Sweetie This Valentine’s Day With Homemade Ravioli alla Bucco | Homemade Ravioli Filled With Prosciutto and Three Cheeses

Enjoy a romantic dinner in with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day and make them these simple, but elegant Ravioli alla Bucco.  Another recipe inspired from The Soprano's Family Cookbook, homemade pasta dough is rolled thin and filled with a light and fluffy blend of three different Italian cheeses and prosciutto. If you've never tried prosciutto… Continue reading Impress Your Sweetie This Valentine’s Day With Homemade Ravioli alla Bucco | Homemade Ravioli Filled With Prosciutto and Three Cheeses

fried mac and cheese
Appetizers, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Pasta, Recipes

Fried Mac and Cheese Bites with Green Chilies and Bacon Make For an Appetizer Your Guests Won’t Forget!

Cheesy balls of fried goodness!  These Fried Mac and Cheese Bites are kicked up a little with Green Chiles and Bacon making them the perfect appetizer for any game day - especially Super Bowl Sunday!  Expect to run out of these babies quick! As Super Bowl Sunday approaches, I wanted to share some new game… Continue reading Fried Mac and Cheese Bites with Green Chilies and Bacon Make For an Appetizer Your Guests Won’t Forget!