Ingredient: dried basil

Instant Pot Penne Bolognese – One Pot!

Instant Pot Penne Bolognese – One Pot!

This Instant Pot Penne Bolognese recipe is what easy dinner dreams are made of! All made in one-pot at one time. Just a 5 minute cook time.  AND using affordable ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry! This easy pasta with meat sauce […]

Easy Italian Pasta Salad

Easy Italian Pasta Salad

There’s a reason that pasta salad is a summertime, cookout, block party go-to. No heating up your kitchen, takes just minutes to toss together, and is best served straight from the fridge. Where could you go wrong? I love making this Italian Pasta Salad for […]

Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce

Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce

Is there anything more comforting than a big bowl of spaghetti? I love a perfect bolognese that simmers for hours just as much as the next person. But, sometimes it’s 5pm and I’m just plain hangry. Enter, my go-to Simple Chunky Spaghetti Sauce. This sauce […]

Instant Pot Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta

Instant Pot Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta

This pasta is a real winner. Super easy to come together. The pasta and chicken cook together in the Instant Pot (in chicken broth to really amp up the flavor), then all you need to do is stir in the remaining ingredients. Just one pot […]

Meatless Lentil “Bolognese”

Meatless Lentil “Bolognese”

Do you participate in Meatless Mondays? I am very much a carnivore, but I do like to challenge myself and forgo meat at some meals and experiment with plant based protein sources. Pasta is an easy meal to make meatless (because really if you gave […]