Chicken Hasselback Pasta

Time: 35 minutes Music Selection: Twisted Sister – We’re Not Gonna Take it There was a time before the age of #metoo where this type of behavior wasn’t ok… Dont’ take the BS any more. I’m not going to. But today, kids (and adults?) still want to rock… This chicken hasselback pasta ROCKS… This is…

Hubby’s Chicken Parmesan

Time: 1 hour Sometimes during the day, I get a little text from hubby asking how my day is going…. I know he is really just texting to say “I love you”. Recently, I started a new job and have been super busy. Hubby has been holding everything together at home – making amazing meals…

Creamy Shrimp Alfredo

Time: 20 minutes This is a quick, healthy seafood pasta dish that is deliciously filling. Inspired by the pasta, I am pairing it with Patrizio Buanne in this funny tune that is a dialogue between a mother and a daughter who wants her mom to find her a husband because the “moon is in the…

Lobster Macaroni & Cheese

Time: 1 hour Oddly enough, we had leftover lobster…. I know – crazy? But, we did. So, we decided to combine it with macaroni & cheese. My hubby loves to try macaroni & cheese whenever it is on the menu at a fancy, nice restaurant, as usually it has lobster or crab or some other…

One Dish Baked Macaroni & Cheese (with or without Sausage?)

Time: 1 hour and 10 minutes Serves 5 or 6 Music Selection: Olivia Newton John – “Magic” This is truly a “magical” dish that our friends (Tina & Dave) shared with us the other day – easy to make, pop it in the oven and “poof” out comes a delicious, home made macaroni & cheese….

Creamy Brie & Tomato Pasta

Serves 6 Time: 1 – 8 hours Music Selection: Bryan Adams – Everything I Do, I Do It For You This past summer, we met up in Kelowna to celebrate Canada Day with some friends from Calgary. When we got there (it is a 9 hour drive for us), we were tired, cranky and hungry….

Parmesan Meatballs

Prep: 15 minutes; bake 25 minutes Music Selection: Bay City Rollers – I Only Wanna Be With You “I only want to be with you”, my lovely meatballs. This is my all time favorite recipe for meatballs. I use it in spaghetti, with mozzarella basil cream and in our meatball shepherd’s pie. Easy to make…