Easy, Creamy Baked Mac and Cheese

Mac and cheese is an all-time favorite in the culinary world of comfort foods. I created this recipe years ago. It saves you the time of making a béchamel sauce and the precise measurements and constant stirring that entails.


Easy Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo Sauce

Some weeks just don't go as smoothly as others, and our usual ability to plan our lives falls short. This is one of my main go-to recipes when I need something for dinner that's quick and easy. It is always a hit, my entire family loves it, and I'm sure yours will, too.


How to Make Perfect Penne all'Arrabbiata

Like many of the best Italian dishes, an authentic arrabbiata is extremely simple and requires only a few ingredients to make. But when all things are considered, can there be any doubt that penne all'arrabbiata truly is the king of all tomato pasta dishes?


Instant Pot Lazy Lasagna Recipe

Who wants to spend two hours making lasagna? With this recipe, you can make a meal that tastes the same but can be made in a fraction of the time. Try "lazy lasagna" instead!


Veggie Packed Pasta Salad Recipe

This recipe started with an idea and has become one of my favorite recipes. It's perfect for a snack, side dish, or even a main dish. The veggies can be switched up, but the dressing is just amazing no matter which veggies you choose. Sometimes the simple things are the tastiest!


Vodka Penne Pasta Recipe

Vodka Penne Pasta is a favorite family recipe from my Italian grandmother. It can be a main or side dish, and it incorporates vodka as an unusual ingredient. Serve as a meatless meal or with Italian sausage.


Creamy Avocado Spaghetti

This creamy avocado spaghetti is just what you need for an easy, but delicious dinner! The avocado sauce is flavorful, and the veggies make the dish both pretty and tasty. The basil and lemon bring out really bright flavors in the sauce, making it a meal you'll definitely want to try!


2 Easy Creamy Pasta Recipes With an Asian Twist

Pasta comes from Italy, but in these two recipes, I have added an Asian twist. The resulting dishes represent a balance between the flavors and spices of my own culture, layered on top of an Italian foundation. These dishes can be served for lunch, dinner, or any special occasion.


Asian-Style Stir-Fry Recipe

This quick and easy Asian-style stir-fry is gluten-free, dairy-free, and can easily be modified for a low-carb, AIP, vegetarian, or vegan diet. Plus it's delicious!


Easy Pasta With Sausage and Veggies Recipe

This fast and easy pasta meal is amazingly delicious and healthy. It's 21 Day Fix approved, dairy-free, and can be easily tweaked to be gluten-free. Pairing delicious whole grain pasta with sausage, bright bell peppers, spinach, and tomato makes this a perfect summer dinner.


Perfect Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

Carbonara--a perfect blend of pasta, pork, pecorino romano and a 'not-so-secret' ingredient to make the most creamy, comforting Italian dish you'll ever eat. You can make it. I'll tell you how.