Turkey Noodle Casserole

I’ve updated the 1980’s classic.  It’s noodle casserole, made better.  It’s more colorful, more delicious, and still delightfully creamy.  Spoiler alert: no canned soup here! Like, oh my goodness!  I’m channeling the ’80’s today… like totally.   Do you remember the good ‘ole noodle casserole with boxed mac and cheese and cans of soup, or […]

Home-Made Meatballs

My family LOVES Italian sausage.  When I crisp up sausage and simmer it in sauce for spaghetti or baked mostaccioli, the only complaint I get from my guys is, I can’t taste the sausage.  I kind of agree with them.  The flavor does get a little lost in all that sauce.  The solution?  Meatballs! If you’re […]

Chicken Penne Alfredo

Life gets really hectic in the fall.  There are days/weeks when I feel like a single mother, last week was one of those weeks.  I’m not complaining; we’re just busy.  My husband works extremely hard for our family which translates into long hours.  Between teaching, coaching, and running a small business; sometimes he’s just not […]

Baked Mostaccioli

My family loves pasta. Often times my husband will say he wants some sort of pasta for dinner. Uh, ok.  That really narrows it down, is usually my response to that.  I mean, really. Thanks for the help. Baked mostaccioli has long been one of our favorites. We had this a lot growing up; my aunt […]

Chicken Salad

I’m trying to remember the first time I had chicken salad.  I know I was in my *ahem* thirties. Odd, I know.  But that’s another story.  I never realized how delicious it was! As with many things that I never used to eat, for whatever weird reason.  I’m pretty sure we were on a camping […]