Category Archives: Pasta

Slow Cooker Asian Baby Back Ribs With Udon Salad. Listening To Brad Byrd.

(I apologize to anyone named Karen who stops by here. It must be a royal pain in the ass to have your name used in this way.) It’s summer and it’s hot. As a cool alternative to the grill to … Continue reading

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Pizza Mac & Cheese. New Music From Pizzagirl.

Last night I ate inside of a restaurant for the first time since late February 2020. I was uncomfortable the entire time and couldn’t even have a cocktail since I had to drive 2 1/2 hours home. I know it … Continue reading

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Rainbow Spaghetti. Listening To Black Pumas.

Back in 2011, I was really into rainbows in my recipes. There was the Tiered Rainbow Cake, Rainbow Cupcakes, Graffiti Rainbow Layer Cake (one of my favorite cakes ever), Rainbow Cheesecake, and Rainbow Pancakes. A few years passed and then … Continue reading

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Pasta With Zucchini Sauce. Listening To Yumi Zouma.

This year…definitely NO NO. This recipe…Yes, please! A buttery zucchini sauce with the fresh bite of parsley couldn’t be easier to whip up for a quick and delicious pasta dinner. Rigatoni With Zucchini Sauce Ingredients: 8 Tbs butter 2 pounds … Continue reading

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Mini Mac & Cheese Meatball Cups. New Music From Bethany Ferrie.

It’s probably about that time in this quarantine universe where dinner ideas are met with a chorus of “Nahs” because everyone really just wants to go to a restaurant. Well, that’s not going to happen for awhile, unfortunately. So here’s … Continue reading

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No-Boil Sheet Pan Mac and Cheese. New Music From Steve Mahoney & The Milkshakes.

I looked at this pan and thought to myself “There is no way this is going to work.” But, I kept the faith, followed the baking instructions and, VoilĂ ….this came out of the oven. My youngest son is particularly fond … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato, Haloumi And Almond Pappardelle. New Music From Tribe Royal.

Pappardelle…:) Here’s something a little bit different. It’s an interesting combination of salty, sweet, creamy and crunchy. I am always amazed at how haloumi takes every dish it is in to the next level and how a little bit of … Continue reading

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Mini Mac & Cheese Dogs. New Music From Jesse Jo Stark.

Aren’t these cute? Top some mini hot dogs with macaroni and cheese from the classic blue box and you get these tasty little bites. What makes them special is the frozen bread dough rolls. Mini Mac & Cheese Dogs Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Garden Pasta. New Music From The Rareflowers.

Q: What did the rake say to the hoe? A: Hi Hoe! Fresh tomatoes in season are so delicious. Pair them up with some onion, garlic, artichoke hearts and bell pepper and serve over buttery linguine tossed with Parmesan. Fast … Continue reading

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Chicken With Pesto Fettuccine. New Music From Pale Green Things.

I love using a grill pan when it isn’t quite BBQ weather outside. You can grill your chicken any way you like and serve it with fettuccine sauced with a fresh-as-a-summer-garden pesto. Roasted garlic gives it an edge over the … Continue reading

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