Pasta e Fagioli Italian Soup

Pasta e Fagioli Italian Soup

Pasta e Fagioli Doesn’t the Italian language make “Pasta and Beans” sound like a ballet? What began as a humble peasant dish has made it’s way around the world and onto many restaurant menus. After tasting a few, I decided some time ago to create my own. Seeing as it’s fall now, I thought you […]

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Mexican Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Mexican Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

I love a meal that can stretch your dollar and no one’s the wiser. You know that look on your husband’s face when he can tell the dinner you made was a last ditch effort to scrounge something from the cupboards without having to go grocery shopping? I hate that look. This meal is so bright […]

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Harissa Macaroni & Cheese

Harissa Macaroni & Cheese

Homemade macaroni and cheese is one of the staples of my childhood. With four kids, things were hectic for my mother, and on nights when cooking fell to the bottom of the priority list (which to her credit was rare), we ate homemade macaroni and cheese alongside hot dogs. I don’t think me or my […]

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Five Fast Dinner Favorites

FIVE FAST FAVORITES

Wondering what’s for dinner this week? Here are five recipes I tried recently, all of which I consider keepers! These are pretty darn quick and absolutely worth adding to the dinner rotation. This was so rich and comforting, and perfect for all of those rainy Florida afternoons. Up your cozy game by serving it in […]

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Baked Beef Chimichangas

Technically, to be a chimichanga, the tortilla needs to be deep fried in oil. These crispy beef and cheese stuffed tortillas get their crunch in the oven with a light mist of cooking spray. You get a satisfyingly crunchy exterior with way less fat, and they are so much easier to make at home. I’m […]

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