pasta

Easy Lemon Orzo Faux Risotto

by heidi October 28, 2014
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Say it ain’t faux! Yes it is! Faux ri-soh-tto to be exact. I’m a big believer in real stuff. Real butter. Check. Real friends. They’re the only kind. Real flowers instead of fake? Always. So why go faux with risotto? 1.  In my humble cooking opinion, using orzo makes this recipe […]

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Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Whole Wheat Pasta

by heidi September 23, 2014
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“I like the chicken. And the broccoli is pretty good. But I like the pasta the best.” Music to this mama’s ears, especially given I was delivering whole wheat pasta for dinner. I’m not going to paint a picture that’s all rosy and rah-rah that says my family agrees with […]

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One-Pan Chicken with Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Sauce

by heidi August 28, 2014
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You might have a secret desire to be Suzy homemaker. Or to be known as the Martha Stewart of your neighborhood. Or strive to be just like whoever that overachiever is on Pinterest who makes, creates and cooks every. single. thing. from scratch. I’m here to tell you that it’s […]

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Fresh Tomato and Ricotta Whole Wheat Pasta and a Giveaway

by heidi May 21, 2014
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I’m facing a seriously critical conundrum. One that will impact the entirety of my upcoming summer. And I’m not sure what to do. Do I plant tomatoes or bag it? To some of you this may seem like the most unsubstantial predicament to be in. You probably thinking, Heidi, it’s […]

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Buffalo Chicken Fettuccine

by heidi March 10, 2014
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Lazy, dazy comfort food days. That’s what weekends are made of. And that’s when my man takes charge in the kitchen. I’ve told you before about how my guy (I call him G-Dawg, because we’re gangstas like that) makes appearances here on the blog as a pretty good hand model, […]

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