Pasta e Fagioli Soup

A hearty meal full of veggies, beans, sausage and pasta this Pasta e Fagioli Soup is a seriously easy and addictive dinnertime staple.

Pasta e Fagioli Soup

Ok, I’m going to start off right away by saying in no way shape or form is this suppose to be a copy cat of Olive Garden. Read more

Wingers Sticky Fingers Mac and Cheese

Creamy and cheesy mac and cheese is mixed with a sweet and spicy sauce and poured over pasta and popcorn chicken making this Wingers Sticky Fingers Mac and Cheese a kid-friendly fave!

Winger Sticky Finger Mac and Cheese

Have you guy’s ever tried those ever popular Wingers Sticky Fingers? If not, they are seriously one of the most amazing things ever! Read more

Sloppy Joe Stuffed Shells

These Sloppy Joe Stuffed Shells are one of your favorite sandwiches neatly stuffed inside pasta for a delicious and easy weeknight meal!

Sloppy Joe Stuffed Shells

So I finally got my new computer today. Woo-hoo to that. I’m happy I waited because when I first went and looked at the it was 2 days before we were supposed to leave on vacation and I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do. Read more

Mock Crab Leg Salad

Mock Crab Leg Salad has tender pasta, cheese, hard boiled eggs and green onions all tossed in a creamy sauce making this one heck of a picnic dish!

Mock Crab Leg Salad

We are real outdoorsy people when it finally unthaws here in Minnesota. We literally live in hibernation for 6 months out of the year and when it finally hits above freezing, we spend the majority of our time outdoors. Read more

Italian Baked Egg Penne

Italian Baked Egg Penne

                                                               

When I think of family traditions pasta and Ragu come to mind right away. My husband and myself absolutely adore pasta and it is a tradition for us to have it at least once a week for good measure. We usually like to switch it up and try some new things and that is something that we have chosen as a resolution this year, branching out and trying new flavors. This past week I mixed something new and old together. I decided to merge Italian Baked Eggs and Baked Penne to come up with this amazing Italian Baked Egg Penne. 

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Mexicali Bowtie Salad

Mexicali Bowtie Salad

Are you guy’s ready for the New Year? Do you have any big dreams or aspirations for this coming year? My resolution for this year, which keep in mind I NEVER MAKE RESOLUTIONS, is to read more. I have bought all these books off of Amazon and eBay this past summer and I have proceeded to read 2.5 of them. Now that’s better than none, but I used to read all the time. So I aspire to put down my devices a little more often and go back to the old school way and put my face to paper.  Read more

Philly Cheesesteak Stroganoff

Philly Cheesesteak Stroganoff

If you guys follow by blog the you know that I’m from the great state of Minnesota. Land of 10,000 lakes, endless trails, wildlife, and what we are most known for…the cold. Yeah, well it’s November 17th and it is raining. Yes raining. This time last year it was blizzard like, but it’s been in the 60’s this week and just beautiful…minus the rain. Read more