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Smoked Italian Meatball Rigatoni

Traeger Smoked Meatball Rigatoni

Traeger Smoked Meatball Rigatoni is a hearty, rich, pasta dish that is packed full of cheese, meatballs, and delicious marinara. This dish utilized my Traeger Smoked Italian Meatballs, so hopefully you made a big batch of those and have some in the freezer! Traeger Smoked Meatball Rigatoni Just in case you all are wondering what …

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Spicy Yaki Udon

Spicy Yaki Udon

This spicy yaki udon is an easy dish and one that you are going to need to keep in the rotation on the reg. Pick your favorite vegetable and your favorite meat and toss it in here. Leftover meat? Perfect. Spicy Yaki Udon This might be my favorite quick and easy dinner of ALL my …

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Easy Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Easy Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Amazingly easy shrimp scampi pasta comes together in 30 minutes, and is one of my favorite pasta dishes! Perfect for those nights when I don’t feel like a heavy alfredo. Make sure and get a dry white wine for this, as the sweet ones don’t work as well in my opinion. This recipe is brought …

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Meatball Stuffed Manicotti

Meatball Stuffed Manicotti

Meatball Stuffed Manicotti Are you craving something a little different than the typical spaghetti and meatballs? I’ve got a great one for you today. This meatball stuffed manicotti doesn’t even require a pot of boiling water. ALL of the cooking takes place in the oven, where it belongs. Don’t want to turn your oven on? …

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Hamburger Steaks with Onion Gravy

Hamburger Steaks with Onion Gravy

Easy and delicious meal that turns very inexpensive ingredients into something…more. Hamburger steaks with Onion Gravy will turn into one of your family’s favorite meals. This post was originally published here on OWYD in January 2011. Once upon a time, I was a newlywed and a new mom. We lived in Minnesota and had just …

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Gourmet Garden Quick Marinara

Easy Homemade Marinara

Sometimes you just want something easy and fast to get on the table that’ll satisfy your spaghetti-lovers AND you need to have dinner done in ~30 minutes! This Super Easy Homemade Marinara fits the bill! Easy Homemade Marinara You guys remember a few weeks back when I was ALL over social media in Chicago living …

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Chicken & Zucchini Pasta with Basil Cream Sauce

Chicken and Zucchini Pasta Bake

 Is the zucchini bursting out of your garden yet? My naughty chickens have gotten to all of mine, but I was lucky enough to snag some recently and whip up this quick, easy, and delicious Chicken and Zucchini Pasta Bake. The basil cream sauce is made from scratch with ingredients that you probably have on …

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BLT Bucatini

BLT Bucatini Pasta Salad

BLT Bucatini pasta salad is a nice change in your summer pasta salad rotation! Filled with bacon, lettuce (or spinach, in this case), tomato, and a quick and easy sundried tomato sauce, its full of flavor and feeds a crowd! BLT Bucatini Pasta Salad Can you tell I’m on a major pasta salad kick lately? …

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Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad

Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad

Grilled vegetable pasta salad is packed with veggies, had loads of fresh basil and parmesan cheese, and is topped with a tangy Northern Italian dressing. Customize it with your favorite summer vegetables, or add some rotisserie chicken to make this into a meal. This pasta salad is packed with vegetables. The pasta itself has 2 …

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Beef Stroganoff Soup

Beef Stroganoff Soup Recipe

Beef Stroganoff Soup is super simple, filling, and a hearty comfort food that your whole family will love. Beef Stroganoff Soup So last week I got a hankering for some pot roast, and threw some in the oven for the family. Complete with onion, carrots, and baby potatoes baked in with the roast. Pot roast …

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