Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese

Did you know that mac and cheese can be easily prepared from scratch? It’s true! With a few kitchen staples including sharp cheddar cheese, milk, butter and flour, you can create the ultimate comfort food meal in 30 minutes. This homemade macaroni and cheese is a classic recipe that your whole family will love. 

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Spaghetti with Garlic, Anchovies and Parsley

If you’ve never tried anchovy pasta before, you’re in for a treat. If it sounds intimidating, don’t worry. Not only is this dish incredibly easy, but the flavors aren’t overpowering. Anchovies and sliced garlic are gently warmed in extra virgin olive oil until the fillets essentially dissolve, creating a rich, savory sauce. This pasta recipe

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Creamy Sausage Mushroom Pasta

Creamy sausage mushroom pasta is a fabulous, hearty dinner perfect for any night of the week! It’s a new favorite around here, and as soon as you try it, you’ll know why. This scrumptious, savory mushroom pasta recipe is easy to modify based on the ingredients you already have, and it reheats well, making it an

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Cacio e Pepe

Cacio e Pepe is an easy, fast, and flavorful pasta recipe that’s essentially a grown up version of mac and cheese. The name translates to “cheese and pepper,” and it’s one of those simple recipes that packs an amazing punch with only 5 ingredients. If you’re looking for a simple, classic cacio e pepe recipe,

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Homemade Meat Sauce

This easy homemade meat sauce is incredibly flavorful, yet surprisingly easy to prepare! It tastes just like an Italian meat sauce that you’d order with pasta at a restaurant. However, all of the ingredients are very basic. My version uses both ground beef and Italian sausage. The key to an amazing meat sauce recipe is

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Fettuccine with Vegan Alfredo Sauce

This lightened up Fettuccine Alfredo uses cauliflower to create a rich vegan Alfredo sauce without the cream! It’s healthier, lighter, and just as tasty as the original version, in my opinion. Cauliflower Alfredo makes a wonderful weeknight dinner, and pasta is always a fantastic option for serving guests at a dinner party. If you’ve been wondering how

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Baked Butternut Squash Macaroni and Cheese

This Baked Butternut Squash Macaroni and Cheese is perfect for holiday parties and any cozy winter meal! The holidays means different things to different people. One of the main focuses for me is the wonderful food. Preparing food is is way for me to express myself to friends and family, and I love sharing the flavors of

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