Posts Tagged "dinner"

Ultimate Linguine with Clams

This is HANDS DOWN my favorite dish. Literally, if I were on death row and I had to choose my last meal, this would definitely be it. I would want it to be this specific recipe though, because this is the ultimate recipe for linguine with clams. I don’t actually plan on being on death row ever in my life Read More

How to Make Juicy Chicken Breasts: The Casual Brine

I used to hate cooking chicken breasts. It seemed impossible to have them turn out anything but dry without marinating them for a long time. So, what about when dinner is supposed to be on the table and I forgot to marinate the chicken? Enter, the casual brine. I call it the casual brine because it only takes 20 minutes Read More

Fried Bologna Sliders with Pickle Dijonnaise

Let me be clear- these are indulgent af. This is not one of those recipes that you put into the weekly rotation. No. You make these for a special occasion (say, the Super Bowl) and you enjoy every bite of these warm, salty, melty, saucy, delicious sliders and then you have a salad the next day. I know what some Read More

Spicy Fish Sandwiches with Citrus Poppy Slaw

Making this recipe is basically a nightmare for me. It won’t be for you though! Okay, so maybe I’m being just a tad dramatic BUT I really, really, really, REALLY hate the smell of orange peels and guess what’s in the slaw? Orange zest. Ahhhh orange peels. The bane of my existence. Seems like maybe I’m being dramatic again, huh? Read More

Linguine with Pickled Peppers and Crab

Listen, I am a total psycho for not having put pickled peppers in pasta my whole life. I feel like I really blew it on that one. If you need me I’ll be making up for lost time by eating loads and loads of this pasta. Please only interrupt if neccessary. But seriously, pickled peppers are a perfect addition to Read More

Ma! The Meatloaf!

For any people that are confused about the title of this post, you may be excused to go watch Wedding Crashers right now. For the rest of you, let’s make some meatloaf! I’m psyched. I’m sure some of you are thinking, “meatloaf?! Really?” BUT, I will have you know that this meatloaf is not like other meatloaf, It’s a cool Read More

Barilla Collezione Bucatini with Smoky Amatriciana

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Barilla®. The opinions and text are all mine. I recently was offered the opportunity to spend time at the Barilla U.S. Headquarters with some of my favorite, most talented blogger friends and Barilla Executive Chef Lorenzo Boni, to cook with their Collezione line of pastas—I jumped at the chance! Read More

Cajun Spaghetti with Seafood

Listen, I’m not going to lie to you guys, I am constantly thinking about pasta. Pasta, pasta, pasta. I just love it so much. I love it so much that as I’m writing this, I am thinking of new pasta recipe ideas. Brb, I need to take a break to write down my new ideas so I don’t forget. Okay, Read More

Chicken Piccata with Arichokes and Jalapeños

Everybody loves Chicken Piccata, right? Such a classic! While classics are always, well, classic, sometimes they need a little spicing up. That is exactly (literally) what I’m doing here! You’re going to love the new, spicy chicken piccata. One of the most important parts of this recipe is the thickness (or should we say thinness) of the chicken. The chicken Read More

Brats with Spicy Apricot Sauce

It’s almost fall! Fall is absolutely my favorite time of year and I just get so excited, I go into full fall dork mode,  just ask my boyfriend. It’s all, “Honey, which pumpkin patch do you want to go to this year?” and, “I think I’ve finally worked up the courage to go to Statesville Haunted Prison, let’s buy tickets!” Read More