Tag: Italian

Sauteed Vegetable & Pesto Lasagna

Sauteed Vegetable & Pesto Lasagna

Sauteed Vegetable & Pesto Lasagna is a modern twist on the classic recipe with mushrooms, spinach, and homemade pesto. Making lasagna is therapeutic to me. When you do it right, it takes time. This is not a 25 minute dinner. It’s a labor of love. […]

Traditional Homemade Italian Meatballs

Traditional Homemade Italian Meatballs

Ah yes, you had to of known this post was coming considering my tomato sauce recipe has been desperately awaiting the other part of it that makes it whole! Traditional Homemade Italian Meatballs, that is. I know my mozzarella stuffed meatballs were a big hit […]

Chicken Caprese

Chicken Caprese

One could never have enough easy fallback chicken recipes on hand – at least I say. Chicken breast especially. It usually gets a bad rap as bland dried out white meat, but cooked correctly and with enough imagination, it can be a cut of meat […]

Summer Tomatoes & Shrimp

Summer Tomatoes & Shrimp

Having every meal cooked for you for 3 weeks is really – not at all bad. Let’s just say I quickly became accustomed to being served food while both on the go and on vacation. It was quite nice. Coming back to reality, we both […]

Tortellini Stracciatella

Tortellini Stracciatella

I owe my love for this Tortellini Stracciatella soup to my Aunt Diane who made it for me one day when I was 7 years old. I know this for a fact because my mom was pregnant at the time with my brother when we […]

Stuffed Shells

Stuffed Shells

This recipe is one that I kind of pulled out of my head last minute. I brought these slow cooked stuffed shells to work for our annual Thanksgiving potluck this year. It kind of went like, “what’s an Italian pasta dish that everyone will like […]

Chicken Piccata

Chicken Piccata

Yesterday I shared how to create the basis of a meal plan so that you don’t need to repeat this task weekly. Personally, I dread it and I can guarantee a lot of other people do too. A major success of meal planning is putting […]

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