Category Archives: Pasta

Baked Orzo with Squash and Mozzarella

I’ve never made anything from the website Smitten Kitchen (http://smittenkitchen.com/) before. But this recipe looked really good. Only problem: I don’t like eggplant and that was the main ingredient. I’m also not a huge fan of tomatoes, which is also … Continue reading

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Roasted Vegetable Pasta Salad

My friends Andy and Ans host a pot luck party every year. Because winter was so miserable here in the Northeast, they decided that everyone should bring a vegetable focused dish to celebrate spring. I love vegetables. Lately, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Roasted Vegetables with Orzo and Lemon-Dijon Vinaigrette

I’m trying to do meatless meals at least once a week. We don’t eat a lot of red meat, but I can only do ground turkey and chicken so many times a week before I’m totally sick of it. I … Continue reading

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Baked Pasta Florentine

It’s hard to change your eating habits.  But every now and then your health (or someone you love’s) reminds you that the foods you eat aren’t always the best for you.  Because of that, we’ve been particularly diligent in watching … Continue reading

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Tyler’s Ultimate Macaroni and Cheese

In my pre-kid days, when I actually was allowed to watch TV that didn’t have Muppets or animation, I used to spend my Saturday and Sunday mornings watching the Food Network.  My absolute most favorite shows were from Nigella Lawson … Continue reading

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Baked Pasta with Meat Sauce

I have a cold that’s slowly morphing into a sinus infection.  So, in other words, I feel like crap.  But I still have to eat and I still have to feed my family.  The two year old’s not going to … Continue reading

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Macaroni and Cheese

Steve went on an overnight business trip last night, which meant entertaining, feeding, bathing, and putting Super Toddler to sleep fell to me, with a huge assist from Awesome Auntie Erica who was crucial to distraction by letting Thomas eat chocolate … Continue reading

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