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Caprese Mac and Cheese

We all loved this Caprese Mac and Cheese from Real Simple magazine! What a refreshing twist on a family favorite!! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: So tasty! And very easy! Find the Recipe Here.…

February 9, 2024
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Baked Ziti with Sausage and Béchamel

I prepared Martha Stewart’s Baked Ziti with Sausage and Béchamel on Christmas Eve for an easy Christmas dinner and it was the best decision ever. It was so hearty and cozy to cap off an exhausting day! Rating: A+ How to make it an…

January 2, 2024
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Pasta ‘Ncasciata (Sicilian Baked Pasta)

Have you ever heard of Pasta ‘Ncasciata (Sicilian Baked Pasta)? It’s a combination of things you’re very familiar with: Pasta, Sauce, Cheese, Pork, and Eggplant! But, is this version from Food & Wine magazine the one you’re looking for? I think not… Rating: B…

November 11, 2023
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One-Pot Cajun Chicken Pasta

This One-Pot Cajun Chicken Pasta had me at ONE POT! It’s actually incredibly delicious and I would definitely make again! Rating: A How to make it an A+: I would eliminate the thyme and rosemary–not herbs I think of when I think cajun, and…

February 5, 2023
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Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb Croutons

I am cooking right through Daphne Oz’s cookbook, The Happy Cook, and really enjoying it all! Everything is pretty healthy, and seem to be hits with the adults and kids of the house! Details below on this Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb…

February 27, 2022
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Skillet Polenta in Tomato Sauce

I loveeeee a cacio e pepe, so when I saw this Parm e Pepe Spaghetti, I just had to try! Check out this Real Simple recipe below for a nutty twist on a classic! Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: It was…

February 6, 2022
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Easy Greek Salmon Bowls

I’ve made big nutrition goals after New Year’s, and I am seeing them through with meals like this! These Easy Greek Salmon Bowls were simple to put together, and delicious! Rating: A How to make it an A+: Really lovely! A great feel-good meal!…

January 23, 2022
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Crab Fried Rice

Crab and fried rice are two of my favorite things, so when they were put together in Chrissy Teigen’s Crab Fried Rice, I just had to try! Bonus: It’s a great use of leftover rice! Check out the ways to make it an A+…

January 16, 2022
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Supremely Creamy Tomato & Cheddar Soup

Another cozy meal over here! I’ve had a lot of fun cracking open Molly Baz’s cookbook, and enjoying meals like this Supremely Creamy Tomato & Cheddar Soup. Rating: A How to make it an A+: I really enjoyed, but thought the dill could be…

January 9, 2022
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Lasagna Soup

Lasagna Soup?! Need I say more?? What a delicious and cozy weeknight meal for this colder weather! Details on this Savory magazine recipe below! Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: I wasn’t a huge fan of the recommended tomato basil sauce. It…

November 2, 2021