Skillet Chicken Cordon Blue Noodles

Skillet Chicken Cordon Blue Noodles

All the classic flavors of chicken cordon blue are found in this skillet pasta! Chewy egg noodles with tender bites of chicken and diced ham in a creamy Swiss cheese sauce with sweet baby peas make up this deconstructed chicken cordon blue. Or is it bleu?!

Tortellini Chili Mac

Tortellini Chili Mac

Worlds collide when cheesy tortellini pasta meets chili in this nontraditional chili mac. Hearty and comforting, it’s the perfect thing to spice up your chili night! Or pasta night. Depending on how you look at it. It starts with my most basic chili, the recipe I inherited from my Mom, the one I call no-alarm… 

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Bacon, Gouda & Tortellini Stuffed Squash

Tortellini Stuffed Acorn Squash #dinnerrecipes

Cheese tortellini smothered in a creamy sauce with spinach, bacon and Gouda cheese is stuffed inside acorn squash and baked. Certain squash were made for the sole purpose of stuffing. I’m convinced of it. Once you scoop out the seeds you’re left with what looks like a bowl and bowls were made to be filled…. 

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Broccoli Alfredo Tortellini

Broccoli Alfredo Tortellini #dinner

This is it. The most comforting pasta dish you can imagine and it’s all yours for the making in 30 minutes or less. Cheese tortellini and broccoli florets are drowned in the creamiest, dreamiest Parmesan cheese sauce with a touch of garlic and parsley. It comes together so quickly you can fit it right into… 

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Pomodoro Chicken with Garlic Spaghetti

Pomodoro Chicken with Garlic Spaghetti

Italian-inspired pomodoro chicken with pan-seared chicken cutlets smothered in a creamy white wine sauce bursting with fresh, juicy tomatoes. It’s served alongside spaghetti infused with a ton of garlic, Parmesan cheese, red pepper flakes, olive oil, parsley and lemon. The lemon doesn’t make it tart or tangy, it’s light and helps brighten up all the… 

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Italian Pasta Salad

Italian Pasta Salad

A colorful Italian-inspired pasta salad dressed in a sweet and tangy balsamic vinaigrette. It’s perfect for potlucks or picnics or just stowing away in your refrigerator for those snacky, hungry moments when it’s too hot to cook and you want something good to eat fast. I use rotini pasta so the lovely dressing can stick… 

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