Pasta

Easy Peasy Springtime Pasta

This is a super-quick supper that is fancy enough for a dinner party. Ingredients: 1 bag of frozen tortellini 1 lb of fresh asparagus 1 lb of fresh snow peas 3 tbs of Greek feta vinaigrette dressing 1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese How I Made It: Wash and pat dry the peas and asparagus.  Snap […]

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Greek Pasta Salad

This pasta salad comes together easily and can be made in large quantities for potlucks and picnics. Ingredients: 2 16oz boxes of pasta shells 2 12 ounce containers of grape tomatoes, rinsed and drained 1 English cucumber 1 can of sliced black olives 1 bottle of Greek feta vinaigrette 1 cup of baby spinach, washed […]

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Essential Macaroni and Cheese

My homemade mac and cheese is hit and miss, mostly because I’m impatient with the roux and the blending of the cheese(s).  Sometimes it’s awesome, sometimes it’s blah.  This recipe, however, resolves all my patience problems and creates a gorgeous creamy dish. Ingredients: I box of macaroni noodles, cooked al dente (whole wheat and veggie […]

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Greek Pasta Salad

I made this easy pasta salad for the annual church picnic today and it was a big hit.  This version has salami in it, but you can leave that out for a wonderful vegetarian option. This recipe makes 20 servings, so you might want to halve or quarter it for a family-size dish. Ingredients: 1 […]

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