Rotini Bacon Carbonara

One of my favorite pasta dishes is this Rotini Bacon Carbonara. I first had Carbonara at an authentic Italian restaurant and I just had to try to copy it! I used my own dehydrated garden basil with this dish but when summer comes I want to make it with our fresh basil. Either way, it is fabulous!   In a […]

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Lemon Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Linguine

This recipe is better than any restaurants! The shrimp cooked perfectly and the wonderful combination of flavors in it is amazing! All this heavenly goodness is made in just 30 minutes and in one pan which makes for easy clean up! Source: Adapted from The Recipe Critic. Ingredients   In a large pot over medium heat, boil water and add […]

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Amish Style Creamy Noodles

This was the BEST creamy noodles I have ever had! I have never made noodles this way before. It made for a great side dish but I could have put chicken and mixed vegetables in it too! Amish Style Creamy Noodles, made my way, had my granddaughter getting into them before supper was even served and my husband went back […]

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Taco Stuffed Pasta Shells

Taco seasoned ground beef combined with delicious salsa and cheese then all that goodness gets stuffed into a large pasta shell. If that isn’t good enough, cover them with more salsa and more cheese! I never dreamed taco flavor with pasta could taste so delicious!   Ingredients   In a large pot cook pasta shells according to the package directions […]

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Easy Hunters Stew

If you want a quick and hearty stew, try this Easy Hunters Stew. It can be made with any ground meat such as hamburger, venison, chicken, turkey and so on. It is a thick tomato based stew filled with ground meat, frozen mixed vegetables and pasta. This is my simple version which is quick, easy and you can add any […]

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Ham & Cheese Pasta

  I love Ham & Cheese so I thought why not put it in pasta! I made a cheesy parmesan sauce, added ham slices and mixed it with spaghetti for the perfect combination. I’m so glad I made a pound of spaghetti so I can have some delicious leftovers!   Ingredients   Boil the spaghetti according to the package directions. […]

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Meatless Chicken Noodle Soup

I was hungry for Chicken Noodle Soup but I had my fill of chicken. I decided to make Meatless Chicken Noodle Soup. You can use your own chicken stock, chicken broth or water with bouillon cubes to make the broth. However this product below is my absolute favorite when I don’t have time to make my own.   I used […]

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Tortellini Soup – Version 2

This is a creamy Tortellini Soup that is a meal all by itself. I used frozen Swiss chard that we grew in our garden but you can also use frozen spinach.  This soup is filled with carrots, onions, celery, garlic, Swiss chard, five cheese tortellini and a creamy chicken broth topped off with freshly grated parmesan cheese…..so good! Ingredients – […]

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