Tag Archives: Parmesan

Fresh Garden Pasta Bowl

Cooking has provided me with an excuse to be creative, messy, and daring all at the same time — without anyone getting hurt. One of the lessons that I have learned over time is that there are some great recipes … Continue reading

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Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

For me, the words “homemade spaghetti sauce” just make me think of family and friends, and comfort. I love to make homemade spaghetti sauce on the weekends and then enjoy the leftovers throughout the week. Today, for example, I made … Continue reading

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Ric and Angela’s Pasta Fagiole

There is something very special about a recipe that has been passed down through a family. In my opinion, a nostalgic, beautifully-told story enhances the flavors in any dish, and I love this story. . My friend Angela Vandett was … Continue reading

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Garlic Linguine with Broccoli

This pasta dish goes well as a side dish with chicken or pork and is great for a week night when time is an issue. Although it is easy and quick to make, it tastes like a restaurant side. I … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Alla Carbonara

When Ali Siverly asked us to dinner tonight for her grandfather’s Spaghetti Alla Carbonara, I couldn’t wait. There is nothing I like more than an authentic recipe, a good glass of wine, and a nostalgic story. Tonight, as we dined … Continue reading

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Heather’s Shrimp Pasta

This is one of my family’s favorite recipes. It is great for a nice dinner party or even for a casual night at home, but what makes this recipe even better is that the leftovers are even delicious cold. Tonight, … Continue reading

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Roasted Asparagus

Although I have prepared asparagus on the grill and steamed it in the oven, the best recipe I have for asparagus is roasting it in the oven.  I love asparagus with beef, chicken, or salmon. From start to finish, this … Continue reading

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