Creamy Chicken & Broccoli Spaghetti Squash

Sticking with the low carb thing, at least for today. Another vegetable that people either love or hate: Spaghetti Squash! It’ll never be as amazing as pasta, but it’s still really darn tasty! ❤️  Creamy Chicken & Broccoli Spaghetti Squash Servings: 4 Cooking Time: 1 Hour Squash: 1 large Spaghetti Squash; halved & seeded 1Continue reading “Creamy Chicken & Broccoli Spaghetti Squash”

Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats

Pizza cravings are the worst! My sister-in-law and I are trying a lighter approach, so I made Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats! Turkey sausage, bell pepper, pepperoni and other deliciousness. So! Freaking! Good! Plus, they took around 30 minutes to make! Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats Servings: 3 Cooking Time: 30 Minutes 3 large Zucchini; halved &Continue reading “Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats”

Meatball Pesto Pasta

My go-to “I don’t want to cook” dinner. 4 simple ingredients: pasta, pesto, meatballs and parmesan cheese. I had a tomato I needed to use, so I chopped that up and tossed it in too. A simple chopped salad and homemade dinner rolls I had stashed in my freezer on the side. 😂 Making aContinue reading “Meatball Pesto Pasta”

Rigatoni Ricotta Bolognese

It’s Taco Tuesday, so naturally I made pasta. 😂 I was craving something bright and acidic, so Rigatoni Ricotta Bolognese it is. ❤️ Can you really go wrong with pasta, though? Ricotta Bolognese is one of my favorite Italian sauces. It’s hearty, rich and warms you to straight to your core. Rigatoni Ricotta Bolognese Servings:Continue reading “Rigatoni Ricotta Bolognese”

Baked Pesto Chicken Pie

Pesto sounded so good tonight! I’m looking after my folks’ farm while they’re on vacation and they don’t have any mozzarella, so I improvised and used gournay cheese and parmesan. It turned out so delicious and creamy. ❤️ Baked Pesto Chicken Pie Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 2 hours 2 large Chicken Breasts; cubed 1/2 cup Onion;Continue reading “Baked Pesto Chicken Pie”

Italian Venison Sausage Soup

Still sticking with lighter dishes to lose a few pounds, so carbs are at a minimum. I love cooking with game meat. Venison especially is really lean and delicious. It wasn’t gamey and went perfectly in this soup. Plus, it comes together so quick that it makes a great weeknight dinner. It’s packed with flavorContinue reading “Italian Venison Sausage Soup”

Smoked Tuscan Chicken Alfredo Pasta

Day 15 of my 8 week #PantryChallenge Smoked Tuscan Chicken Pasta made with powdered milk and garlic bread made from the heels of a Italian loaf I had in my freezer. I made a lot so I could stash a couple of portions in my freezer. It freezes really well and it tastes just asContinue reading “Smoked Tuscan Chicken Alfredo Pasta”

Air Fryer Turkey Meatballs and Spaghetti Melts

I made Air Fryer Turkey Meatballs and Spaghetti Melts for dinner. ❤️ They are so good! Turkey meatballs require a little bit of finesse because they don’t like the keep their shape, but the egg helps with that when they’re cooking. If you rub oil over your hands while you’re shaping them, they won’t stick.Continue reading “Air Fryer Turkey Meatballs and Spaghetti Melts”

2 Minute Italian Dressing

I love homemade Italian Dressing! The flavor is so much more amazing than anything you can find bottled in stores and you can pronounce all of it’s ingredients, which is always a plus in my book. It goes great on darn near every type of meat and vegetable! 2 Minute Italian Dressing Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 2Continue reading “2 Minute Italian Dressing”

Supreme Bundt Pizza

 I love this as a party dish! Homemade Ricotta definitely works best and it gives you control over the moisture level. It’s so easy to make, it tastes way better and is cheaper than store-bought.  Supreme Bundt Pizza Servings: 4 Cooking Time: 2 hours Pizza dough; proofed  1/2 cup Marinara 1/2 cup Ricotta Cheese 2Continue reading “Supreme Bundt Pizza”