30 Minute Meals · Pasta · Recipes · Seafood

Cajun Shrimp Pasta with Broccoli and Lemon

Can you believe it? It’s the first day of Summer!! It’s time for grilling, fresh market vegetables, and of course… lighter meals. Gotta keep up with those bikini bodies. Le sigh… I can dream that I have a bikini body at least! This pasta dish is perfect for a light, summery weeknight meal. Don’t let… Continue reading Cajun Shrimp Pasta with Broccoli and Lemon

Pasta · Pork · Poultry · Recipes

Slow Cooker Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs and Spaghetti

  I bet you’re here because you saw one of those food videos online. Maybe the one that takes balls of meat, stuffs them full of cheese, and ends with an, “Oooh yeah?” Well you’re in luck. This is that recipe – with a few minor adjustments to suit my personal tastes. You can use any type… Continue reading Slow Cooker Cheese-Stuffed Meatballs and Spaghetti

Pasta · Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Butternut Squash Lasagna with Spinach and Mushrooms {Vegetarian}

Sadly, I think my photography skills are getting worse. I don’t have my food photo area set up anymore after I’ve moved. I’m still in a temporary living situation so that wont change anytime soon. Plus, I have a tendency to want to inhale anything I spend hours cooking, so by the time I get… Continue reading Butternut Squash Lasagna with Spinach and Mushrooms {Vegetarian}

30 Minute Meals · Pasta · Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Broccoli Pesto Penne {Vegan}

With all of the recent tragic events it’s really made me sit back and count my blessings.  America is supposed to be a nation of nations, where people come to be free and thrive and build better lives.  What is happening lately?  Too many public shootings, then Newtown and now the Boston Marathon.  As one… Continue reading Broccoli Pesto Penne {Vegan}

30 Minute Meals · Pasta · Recipes · Vegan/Vegetarian

Cheese Tortellini with Peas and Parmesan Cream Sauce

Man, it has been colder than cold here in Colorado lately.  I think the high maybe squeaked into the teens today.  BRR!!  It was time to whip out some warm, hearty recipes… like this one! Besides my recent “splurge” at Sprouts Grocery Store (I bought an eggplant and some potatoes) I have mostly steered clear… Continue reading Cheese Tortellini with Peas and Parmesan Cream Sauce