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Easy Pesto Pasta with Roasted Tomatoes

Easy Pesto Pasta with Roasted Tomatoes

data-pin-description=”This easy pesto pasta with roasted tomatoes is a perfect recipe summertime dish. Roasted tomatoes, pesto and mozzarella pair for a light meal.”>   This easy pesto pasta with roasted tomatoes is a perfect recipe for summertime.  Quick to make yet full of flavor for […]

Tomato Couscous Soup

Tomato Couscous Soup

This tomato couscous soup is soup-er easy to make. Plus plenty of tips to load this soup with veggies for the pickiest of eaters included! One of the easiest soups on my blog is this lemon couscous soup.  I was looking for something different though. […]

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

These green garlic smashed potatoes are a perfect spring time side.  Green garlic is paired with buttermilk and parmesan cheese for a creamy smashed potato. Green garlic and ramps are some of my favorite vegetables in the spring time.  This past weekend we went to […]

Meatballs with Tomato Cream Sauce

Meatballs with Tomato Cream Sauce

< These meatballs with tomato cream sauce is not your traditional spaghetti and meatball recipe. The addition of heavy cream changes the game!   I don’t eat meat too often but every now and then I crave a good meatball.  Maybe it’s my body’s way […]

Lemon Chicken Rice Soup

Lemon Chicken Rice Soup

This lemon chicken rice soup is easy to make. Roasted chicken provides extra flavor while the lemon gives the soup a little something extra! When I think lemon chicken rice soup my mind instantly goes to the Greek style avgolemeno soup.  It is traditionally made […]

Lemon Basil Pasta

Lemon Basil Pasta

This lemon basil pasta is simple to make yet big on flavor.  The sauce is made while pasta cooks so dinner is ready in less than twenty minutes. The weekends are usually reserved for our heavier meals.  During the week we eat lots of salads […]

Mexican Vegetarian Quinoa Skillet

Mexican Vegetarian Quinoa Skillet

  This Mexican vegetarian quinoa skillet is a quick and easy meal. Fresh veggies and quinoa are paired with a store bought sauce to save time! During the week time is short.  We get done working (either at home or in the office), I pick […]

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

  This lemon asparagus pasta with goat cheese is simple to make.  In the time it takes to cook the pasta the meal is almost done.  The sauce is combined with goat cheese for a creamy finish. Spring is almost here and the springtime veggies […]

Mexican Noodle Soup with Veggies – Sopa de Fideos

Mexican Noodle Soup with Veggies – Sopa de Fideos

This Mexican noodle soup with veggies is cooked in a spicy tomato broth.  Thin angel hair noodles are paired with lots of veggies for extra nutrition. It was Sunday – so soup – and I was trying to figure out what I wanted to make. […]

Tomato Rice Soup with Roasted Chicken

Tomato Rice Soup with Roasted Chicken

This tomato rice soup with roasted chicken is not only easy to make but it’s full of flavor.  Juicy roasted chicken is complimented by tons of veggies in a tomato parmesan based broth. So if you are new here you might not know this – […]


Spring Time Meals

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

These green garlic smashed potatoes are a perfect spring time side.  Green garlic is paired with buttermilk and parmesan cheese for a creamy smashed potato. Green garlic and ramps are some of my favorite vegetables in the spring time.  This past weekend we went to […]

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

  This lemon asparagus pasta with goat cheese is simple to make.  In the time it takes to cook the pasta the meal is almost done.  The sauce is combined with goat cheese for a creamy finish. Spring is almost here and the springtime veggies […]

Roasted Veggie Pasta Primavera

Roasted Veggie Pasta Primavera

Spring is here.  Well really it feels like summer these days.  And with the change in season comes a change of in season vegetables.  The tomatoes are getting sweeter, asparagus, ramps and artichokes are in season.  I love cooking with these vegetables.  I love combining […]

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

Cooking dinner these days has been a little different than in the past.  Long gone are the days of trying to spend hours in the kitchen prepping dinner.  Baby girl makes that a little difficult when she is still in unpredictable with her feedings.  By […]

springtime ramp and garlic soup

springtime ramp and garlic soup

  April showers brings May flowers colds.  Ughh!  I have been hit with the change of season bug.  And let me tell you it is not fun.  The only thing that has sounded good the past week has been a really brothy soup.  But I […]