Rosemary & Beef Scalloped Potatoes

Dinner last night turned out so good! I had to tinker with the recipe a bit as I was making it, so I’ve altered the recipe. Made a Vinaigrette Coleslaw to go with it and it added some delicious tang to the whole meal! Rosemary Beef Scalloped Potatoes • 3 large Russet Potatoes; peeled, thinlyContinue reading “Rosemary & Beef Scalloped Potatoes”

InstaPot Ricotta

Homemade Ricotta Cheese is so simple with an InstaPot! And even the stovetop version is so much easier than you’d think. And it cheaper, more flavorful and so much fun to make! You can also add in herbs, spices and seasonings to amp up the flavor! Pesto is a favorite of mine, for sure! InstaPotContinue reading “InstaPot Ricotta”

Supreme Stromboli

First dinner of 2020! This Stromboli is a personal favorite of mine. It has all my favorite toppings plus it makes my home smell like a pizzeria. Win-win! This is always a major hit with the kiddos and leftovers are almost unheard of. Supreme Stromboli Pizza dough; proofed 1/2 cup Marinara Sauce 1/2 cup MozzarellaContinue reading “Supreme Stromboli”

Cubano Sandwich

Something I’ve been wanting to make for years now: the Cubano or Cuban Midnight Sandwich! I don’t know why I waited so long! It was delicious on its own or dipped in last night’s Potato and Bacon Ends Chowder. Try as I might, I couldn’t find a grill press or cuban rolls so I hadContinue reading “Cubano Sandwich”

Air Fryer Bacon & 5 Cheese Macaroni

I made Air Fryer Mac and Cheese to go with my Smoked Pot Roast. Wow did it come out brilliantly, showing just how versatile this amazing countertop appliance can be. It’s brilliant for the summer months when your oven makes the kitchen unbearably hot. Air Fryer Bacon Macaroni & Cheese Servings: 5 Cook Time: 20Continue reading “Air Fryer Bacon & 5 Cheese Macaroni”

Rosemary & Parmesan Sweet Potato Casserole

I wanted to bring something to our Christmas dinner with family but had to stick with what was in my pantry. Sweet Potato Casserole it is! I didn’t want to make classic Sweet Potato Casserole and opted for a savory dish instead. It didn’t last long at dinner! Rosemary & Parmesan Sweet Potato Casserole 4Continue reading “Rosemary & Parmesan Sweet Potato Casserole”

Vodka Sauce Stuffed Shells

It doesn’t look like much, but daaang! I’m so glad I took the time to simmer the sauce! I grew up with frozen microwaved Costco Stuffed Shells and these are leagues better! I really wanted to upgrade a childhood favorite and make it fresh. Using homemade Ricotta ups the flavor and creaminess of the wholeContinue reading “Vodka Sauce Stuffed Shells”

Asparagus & Romanesco Fettucine Alfredo

There’s a reason why I don’t make Fettuccine Alfredo very often. Stick a fork in me, I’m done! It’s got a major calorie count and my jeans can only take so much! I tried to lighten it up a little the veggies, but it was still amazingly and deliciously rich. The pan Fried Chicken CutletContinue reading “Asparagus & Romanesco Fettucine Alfredo”

Ham & Vegetable Frittata

Omelettes and Frittatas are one of my favorite ways to start the day! Light, fluffy and packed with flavor! The goat cheese added an awesome creamy tanginess. Ham and Vegetable Frittata 8 large Eggs 1/2 cup Cheddar Cheese; shredded 1/2 teaspoon Rubbed Sage 1/2 Teaspoon Garlic Powder 3 Tablespoons Heavy Cream Salt and Pepper toContinue reading “Ham & Vegetable Frittata”

Leftover Chicken Parm Baked Spaghetti

Cooking for one everyday means I have a LOT of leftovers. I have to get a little creative on leftover night. One box of spaghetti made 3 dishes! Spaghetti Bolognese, Copycat Panda Express Chow Mein and this! Leftover Chicken Parm Spaghetti Bake 4 cups leftover Spaghetti 1 1/2 cups Bolognese Sauce 1 cup fresh SpinachContinue reading “Leftover Chicken Parm Baked Spaghetti”