Spicy Sausage Pasta

I am on a spicy sausage kick lately.  Sometimes I am really good about varying my monthly menu.  And then this month, we have rice 3 times and spicy sausage twice in one week.  I mean, as long as they taste good, who cares, right?  Maybe one day I'll be perfect.  But until then... ...you … Continue reading Spicy Sausage Pasta

Lemon Alfredo Veggie Pasta (& one strawberry)

Now that I am actually getting fruit from my garden (no, really!) I am trying to find new ways to eat them fresh.  I realize at some point I'm going to have to can/freeze because I'll (hopefully) get too much to eat.  But for now I'm enjoying eating what I've grown.  It's really, really cool. … Continue reading Lemon Alfredo Veggie Pasta (& one strawberry)

Creamy Gnocchi with Turkey Sausage and Peas

It's funny how your expectations of what a gourmet meal is changes over the years.  This meal I'm about to share with you I now consider a "cheat" meal.  But in college, gourmet to the extreme!!!  I mean, it's not a frozen pizza or anything. Creamy Gnocchi with Turkey Sausage and Peas Ingredients: 1 pkg … Continue reading Creamy Gnocchi with Turkey Sausage and Peas

Mac & Cheese with Roasted Vegetables

I used to not be a big fan of vegetables.  Sure they're good for you but they just tasted so blah.  Maybe that's because I always ate them from a can?  Either way, I discovered a new love for vegetables when they're grilled.  Seriously.  Sprinkle some olive oil, salt and pepper on any vegetable and … Continue reading Mac & Cheese with Roasted Vegetables

Chicken Alfredo Roll-Ups

I'm assuming you've seen this on Pinterest?  They looked delicious in the picture (doesn't everything?) and didn't seem too hard.  Plus they included melty cheese and alfredo sauce.  How can you go wrong?  Still, they didn't turn out as I imagined. I followed the recipe but not the advice in the article to not use … Continue reading Chicken Alfredo Roll-Ups