Archive for the ‘pasta’ Category

My brother was over helping my husband with some project around the house, and I had to figure out something I could make him and my hubby for dinner. I found a package of smoked sausage in my fridge, and after some searching I found this recipe at It was quick and easy, and […]

This may not be the most original pasta salad, or the most fancy, but is my go to pasta salad recipe. DH and I love it, and we have been found running to the grocery store on random weekend nights just to buy the ingredients to make it. My FIL has been making this recipe […]

  I had my mom’s side of the family over for an early Christmas Dinner a few days before Christmas. I found this amazing looking recipe on one of the best blogs ever, The Pioneer Woman. I had been eyeing the recipe for awhile, trying to determine when the best time to make it would be. […]

All I can say is, easy and YUMMY! I got this recipe after several people made it from Shelly, at Loves to Nom. I work 12 hour shifts several days a week, and am guilty of having DH make a hamburger helper dinner at times for when I get home. But this recipe, beats the […]

I got this recipe from my friend Lindsay at Love Deliciousness, who originally got it from one of my favorite blogs, Annie’s Eats. These turned out pretty good. The husband who is an absolute pasta fanatic loved this. He ate so many I lost count. I think I would have loved them except I didn’t like […]

This recipe absolutely blows my old homemade mac and cheese recipe out of the water. I made it once a month or so ago, and could not remember where I got the recipe from! It took me forever, but I finally found it, and thankfully was able to make it again!!! It uses monterey jack […]

So it’s not low fat and it’s probably got way too much cheese, but it is a great homemade macaroni and cheese recipe, and amazing as comfort food. Try it, you won’t be disappointed!  Ingredients:   2 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup flour 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1/4 teaspoon pepper 2 1/2 cups milk 2 cups grated cheddar cheese 8 ounces dry elbow macaroni, cooked according to package directions […]