Yummy Zucchini Lasagna

I love to play with vegetables and zucchini is one of the easiest to use. I find it takes on flavor very well. INGREDIENTS: 4-6 Medium Zucchinis (thinly sliced longways) 1 Onion Diced 14 oz Tomato Puree 2 tbsp Chopped Basil 1 Cup Ricotta 1 Cup Mozzarella 1 Cup Pecorino Romano 2 tbsp Butter 1…

Easy Chicken and Tortellini Soup

We love to make soups! Especially when it is cold outside. You know one of the best things about making soup? It is really hard to mess up. Never underestimate your soup cooking ability;) INGREDIENTS: 1 can of Petite Diced Tomatoes 2 cups of Frozen Vegetables (Mixed Variety) 1 Large Package of your favorite pre-made…

Zucchini​ Pasta Side Dish

This is a great addition to our regular side dishes. Even our two-year-old enjoys this one. These noodles are made out of Zucchini are sold at our local Publix in 2 cup containers and are super convenient. INGREDIENTS: 4 cups of noodles cut out of Zucchini 4 Cloves of Garlic minced 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese…

Creamy Mac & Cheese

I love mac and cheese.  As a matter of fact… who doesn’t?  Well this is not a gourmet recipe.  I have tweaked it a bit but my mom used to take the block of velveeta and make the most delectable side dish.  I still remember the Thanksgiving she made a huge batch and dropped it on the…

One Pan Garlic Pepper Chicken Pasta

This is just a good one pan meal.  Sometimes, I really just don’t want to do tons of dishes and being a family of 5, we pile dishes up.  I am not going to lie.  Cooking pasta like this kind-of made me nervous at first but it is super easy and flavorful. Ingredients: Chicken Breast…

Spaghetti Squash Alfredo

I love spaghetti squash.  No, it does not taste like spaghetti it does have a very squashy flavor.  I have grown to really admire the flavor it produces when using it with a good alfredo sauce. Spaghetti Squash: 2 Medium Spaghetti Squash Oil Salt and pepper Heat Oven to 400 Degrees. Use a fork or…

Homestyle Spaghetti

I love to make Spaghetti.  This is a recipe that I just made up.  It is so much fun to go to local produce vendors and get the freshest ingredients.  I usually grab an assortment of tomatoes.  I never make this the same way twice. 4 Vine Ripe Tomatoes 1 Package of Cherry Tomatoes 4…

Poor Man’s Goulash

This recipe came directly from my mother. I have added onion, peppers, and a few other seasonings. Ingredients: 1lb Ground Beef 80/20 ***I have used ground turkey or chicken as well*** Half a box of elbow noodles 2 Bell peppers ***I use green, yellow, or orange to break up the red color. 1 small yellow onion diced…