Category: Italian, Pasta & Pizza

fresh ricotta & beef lasagna

I don’t mean to toot my own horn, but toot-i-toot-toot, this is good. Ever since I discovered and became obsessed with fresh, homemade ricotta, I’ve wanted to put a recipe together using this yummy ingredient. The problem is, I usually end up eating it all before I can […]

spaghetti carbonara with bacon

Alright, so I should start with a confession – I shouldn’t really be calling this carbonara because there are no eggs, which is pretty much the definition of a carbonara. Here’s the deal. My mom made this pasta dish for me growing up and I loved it. She […]

mac & cheese cups

It is a BEE-YOO-TI-FUL day today! Finally! Since this is some straight-up grilling weather I thought I’d share a yummy, easy side for a BBQ. While I am partial to Queen Ina’s classic mac & cheese (oof! those photos on older posts!) – I liked this recipe because […]