Roasted Cauliflower and Mushrooms Carbonara Pasta


Roasted Cauliflower and Mushrooms Carbonara Pasta – a twist on a classic, loaded with veggies and full of flavor. I feel as though I’ve abandoned my friend the bacon. It’s been a while since I’ve cooked with bacon. Don’t really know why. Maybe it’s because as much as I love bacon, I hate frying bacon…. 

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Healthy Cajun Chicken Linguine

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It’s been a stressful week with me being sick and still super busy at work. I look forward to Fridays and am very grateful for little things such as having a wonderful lunch with great friends. Today I had Indonesian food with my dear friend from work. I had never had Indonesian food until my… 

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Chicken Cacciatore

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Tonight I was in the mood for some chicken cacciatore. I don’t make this very often, primarily for the reason that my husband is not a fan of rice or pasta, but I wanted some so I made some. It turned out great, and I loved it and although my husband complained about eating rice… 

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Beef Soup (Ciorba de vacuta)


Today I’m going to share with you my husband’s favorite beef soup recipe.  This is a very Romanian soup and very traditional.  It’s very easy to make, just time consuming because you need to boil the beef for 2 or 3 hours until tender. You could speed up the process by boiling the beef in… 

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Skillet Lasagna


If you love lasagna but think it’s too much work, especially for a weeknight dinner, I have the solution for you. Skillet Lasagna! Tastes exactly the same, but in a lot less time. The ingredients are simple ingredients, you probably have in your fridge and pantry right now and in just 30 minutes you could… 

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