Italian Squash Bake

Nashville has been unprecedentedly chilly lately (sorry, I had to). So that means I’m CRAVING comfort foods. Usually my go to is a big pot of spaghetti or a lasagna, but since I’m trying (trying) to be good, eat my veggies and stick to my Weight Watchers plan, I had to come up with an…

Homemade Pasta Sauce

If you’re looking for Italian recipes, I’m your girl. I think my brain is wired that way honestly! I do admittedly lean more towards the Northern fare with it’s heavy sauced pastas, meats and cheeses instead of the Mediterranean side of food (but I am getting more into that as I cook more fish). So…

Apple Butter

Hey guys! Hope you’re having a fabulous fall! This is one of my most favorite of all times of year not just because I love the cold, crisp air fall brings, but also the smells. Since it’s getting close to Thanksgiving as well, I thought I would give you a special treat! This is one…

Turkey Meatloaf

My love is meatloaf flavored. I just wish my meatloaf was also meatloaf flavored.
 ― Dora J. Arod So dieting sucks. There. I said it. All the cleanses and diets in the world still won’t make me hate good food, which is why during this last diet (Advocare 24 Day Challenege) I needed a little…

Antipasto Pasta Salad.

Pasta doesn’t make you fat. How much pasta you eat makes you fat. – Giada De Laurentiis Hello my dear food loving friends, ready for my most famous and favorite dish? Every summer, I look for excuses to make my pasta salad and every year it gets eaten in one sitting. No lie, I have…

Creamy Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo.

If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant? – Martin Scorsese Hello all my dear friends, I hope you’re ready for another exciting adventure into cooking, and this time it’s my favorite kind of cooking: Italian! Being Italian myself, I tend to sway in this direction and usually end up…