Vegan Vegetable Tomato Sauce with Chickpeas

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A hearty pasta sauce packed with veggies and protein, that comes together fast, but has such deep flavor and rich texture that your family will think you were cooking all day. And served over regular or gluten free noodles, polenta, or even spiralized veggies, Vegan Vegetable Tomato Sauce with Chickpeas makes a satisfying meal, and sneaks… 

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Fettuccine Pumpkin Cauli-Fredo for #SundaySupper Back to the #FamilyDinnerTable

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Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by American Family Insurance. All opinions are my own. This week is the third in a series of events that has Sunday Supper joining up with American Family Insurance to gather around the #FamilyDinnerTable.  This time around, we are getting a little cheesy with savory recipes featuring The Bug’s favorite ingredient – CHEESE.  I made… 

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Wayback Wednesday – Slow-Cooker Tomato Veggie Sauce with Sausages

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The Bug was out of school for a week after his surgery, so I don’t have a full week school lunches to share.  So I am bringing back Wayback Wednesday, which I did a few weeks back.  This week I am bringing back an early recipe form the blog, but one that will make dinnertime… 

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Eggplant Parmigiana Pasta Casserole – September #ImprovChallenge

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It’s one of my favorite days of the month – Improv Challenge Day.  This month we were improving with Pasta & Cheese.  I decided to reinvent a classic Italian-American dish into a much simpler comfort food recipe in my Eggplant Parmigiana Pasta Casserole.

Bacon Corn Pesto Pasta and Roasted Broccoli with Parmesan (@CookingPlanit Review Part 2)

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Disclaimer: I was provided with a set of T-fal cookware to use and review, a set to give away, as well as the full version of the Cooking Planit iPad app to use and review.  As always, all opinions are my own. Sure, Cooking Planit is a great resource for your typical Monday to Friday… 

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Garlic Olive Oil Linguine with Chicken, Summer Squash and Zucchini – a Guest Post from Alyssa of Cooking from a SAHM

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Hi friends! I am very busy chilling poolside with a cocktail or lounging on the sand or frolicking in the waves in Virginia Beach. OK, truthfully I am probably carrying The Bug around the pool trying to teach him to swim, chasing him on the sand, trying to keep him from crying from the waves,… 

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Sesame Noodles for #SundaySupper with @katieworkman100 (#glutenfree version)

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The #SundaySupper crew is proud to again be sharing our interpretations of some of the amazing recipes from The Mom 100 Cookbook by Katie Workman.  I could not participate the first time, but since I heard about the first even, I picked up my own copy and began perusing it.  Katie is all about providing… 

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Two Cheese Butternut Squash Macaroni & Cheese and Daycare Dining

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A few months ago, The Bug started going to pre-school.  Technically, since the isn’t even two, it is daycare, but I prefer to call it “pre-school” because it makes me feel like a less lame stay-at-home mom.  I am sending him for educational purposes, not to get a bit of a break in order to… 

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Baked Spaghetti Squash with Spicy Sausage Tomato Cream Sauce

I’ve gotten a few people intrigued by spaghetti squash, and some who haven’t had it in awhile are looking for new ways to use it.  In fact, Katie, from …and a glass of red wine was asking for a spaghetti squash recipe to make for her brother and fiance.  Unfortunately I couldn’t get this post… 

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Eggplant Parm-lasagna with “Faux”-lognese Sauce and Being Part of the Foodie Blogosphere

I am definitely a newbie when it comes to writing a blog.  Really, I am even a newbie when it comes to recording my recipes.  Yes, I am a scientist, and in the lab I was always very exact with my measurements.  I think that is why I love baking – formulas, measurements, acids, bases,… 

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Slow Cooker Tomato Veggie Sauce with Sausages – Crazy Cooking Challenge

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I am so excited to be participating in my very first Crazy Cooking Challenge from Moms Crazy Cooking.  As you all know, I am new to the blogging world, so just heard about this late last week, but still wanted to join in on the fun.  Since I found out about my little bit of… 

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