Baked Chicken Parmesan with Ricotta and Spinach

Baked Ricotta Spinach Chicken Parmesan

Chicken parmesan with a special twist! Hidden beneath the traditional mozzarella is a slathering of ricotta cheese peppered with ribbons of baby spinach. An element of surprise to perk up this Italian American comfort food classic.

Stovetop Taco Pasta

Taco Pasta

What do you get when you crush up a taco and mix it with pasta? A crazy delicious fusion called Taco Pasta. But I’m not really asking you to make tacos and crush them up. Tee-hee. That would be silly. And strange. Instead, I deconstructed them and added a little twist.

Crockpot Mediterranean Chicken Ragù with Orecchiette

Mediterranean Chicken Ragu with Orecchiette

Mediterranean chicken ragù with artichokes, capers, roasted red peppers, fennel, garlic, tomatoes and orrechiette pasta. Little ears.  With their hollowed out nooks they capture the slow-cooked melange of vegetables and seasoned chicken so tender it falls apart merely by touch. This sauce was the best way to use up the half-eaten jars of Italian delicacies… 

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