Lazy Woman’s Dinner: Almost Carbonara

It’s a new work week, it’s stinking HOT and I am tired.  What do I make for dinner when I get home?   I wanted to make something effortless and quick, because I did not feel like hanging out in my poorly ventulated kitchen. Also I had been nursing the headache from H-E-double hockey sticks and… 

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Coconut Shrimp Soup, Some Like It Hot…..


It has been a little crazy these past few days.  Yesterday, I was at my church playing Bunkopalooza, which was a ton of fun. However, I got home late and I was starving.  I didn’t really want to take the time to cook because: first, I was starving and second, Hubby had worked late and… 

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Rosted Red Pepper & Goat Cheese Sauce


During the week the my computer was on the fritz I still cooked…..I mean we still had to eat, I don’t only make food to post on this site. :D  This was one of the dishes that I made that week.  Off the bat it just looks like spaghetti and marinara, but don’t let this… 

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Homemade Pasta: No Pasta Machine Required


I have been wanting to make homemade pasta FOREVER, and  I have been asking for a pasta machine probably for just as long.  So when I saw this recipe I HAD to try it out.  For my first try, and without a machine it turned out pretty good.  Although apparently I needed to roll it thinner because… 

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Pesto and Sundried Tomato Torteillini with Sausage

Sausage and Torteillini Pesto

Wednesday for me is always a day that I have to think of something quick and easy to make for dinner because we have church on Wednesday nights.  This morning I was reading through my usual food blogs and found a post from Stacey Snacks that gave me the perfect solution to my problem, and… 

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