Baked Penne

If you’re looking for a fabulous, simple baked penne to feed a crowd, you’ve come to the right place!  I’ve been watching a ton of Nicki Positano on YouTube the last year and she often features baked pasta with loads of cubed mozzarella in her inspiring Amalfi Coast videos. The last time I saw her…

Sun-dried Tomato and Bacon Sliders

Looking for an easy King’s Hawaiian Bread party appetizer? With cream cheese, crispy bacon, and the flavor punch of sun-dried tomatoes on delicious Hawaiian Sweet Rolls, this make-ahead appetizer will be a hit at your next gathering!  I really could not have been more excited when King’s Hawaiian Bread reached out and asked if I…

Tarragon Chicken Salad

I gave my classic chicken salad a bit of a French twist with Dijon mustard, fresh tarragon, and by grilling the chicken with herbs de Provence. If you’ve never had my perfect grilled chicken in chicken salad, you’re in for a treat. It adds so much flavor to chicken salad!  I made this chicken salad…

Under the Sea Pasta

A delicious, easy pasta with mussels, clams, and tons of lemon! I came up with this amazing seafood pasta dish for Disney Dinners: The Little Mermaid but trust me when I say: I will be making this again and again. This dish is as easy as it is delicious – and beautiful! I used a…

Minestrone

Oh, Minestrone. A classic for a reason! This comforting soup is as healthy as it is tasty. Full of vegetables and nutrients, minestrone is a quick way to get a nutritious meal on the table. What’s more comforting than a bowl of minestrone by the fire on a freezing day? Minestrone only takes about thirty…

Chicken Piccata

Where has this recipe been all my life? I’ve always loved chicken piccata. It’s some of my all-time favorite ingredients: chicken, lemon, capers, garlic, and herbs. It’s so flavorful and delicious, you could easily serve this to company but it’s so quick and easy, you’ll want to make it on busy weeknights too. This recipe…

Creamy Chicken Cheesy Soup

This is one of those times where a dish came out way better than I imagined it would. I had an idea of what I wanted to do but wow, is this good. So comforting! I kept making “mmm” noises like a cartoon character while eating this and yes, I admit, I ate a second…

Mama Rose Table’s Baked Vermicelli

 It’s your lucky day because my mama has perfected her baked vermicelli and she is letting me share the recipe with all of you! This is unbelievably good. It’s a little similar to lasagna in that it’s a layered, baked pasta with ricotta but it’s a little easier and quicker to make than lasagna.  You’ll…

Rainbow Pasta Salad

Wondering what to do with rainbow pasta? Here’s a super simple chilled pasta salad that lets the beauty of rainbow pasta shine. Normally I would add a ton of herbs and veggies to pasta but I found this gorgeous rainbow pasta and I didn’t want anything to detract from its beauty. I’ve been spending a…